Trio of Aggies earn medals at U.S. Nats

By: Texas A&M Sports Information
By: Texas A&M Sports Information

Irvine, Calif. --- Three current or former Texas A&M swimmers earned medals on the second day the 2014 Phillips 66 National Championships on Thursday.

Earning medals with top eight finishes were 2014 senior Breeja Larson, senior Sarah Henry and incoming freshman Lisa Bratton.

Larson, a three-time NCAA Champion from Mesa, Ariz., led the way with a runner-up finish in the 200-meter breaststroke. The fast-starting Larson held the lead at the 150-meter mark, but couldn't hold off top seed and fellow 2012 Olympian Micah Lawrence in the final 50. Larson took second in a time of 2:24.16.

Bratton, from Richland Wash., grabbed a bronze medal in the women's 200-meter backstroke in a time of 2:11.57.

Henry, from Garner, N.C. placed eighth in the 200 free in a time of 1:59.05.


Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, Trolling or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Questions may be sent to comments@kbtx.com. Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus
KBTX-TV Channel 3 4141 E. 29th Street Bryan, TX 77802 Phone: (979) 846-7777 Fax: (979) 846-1490 News Fax: (979) 846-1888
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 270427271 - kbtx.com/a?a=270427271
Gray Television, Inc.