COLLEGE STATION, Texas --- Texas A&M appears well-equipped to post its 13th straight top 10 team finish at the 2019 NCAA Women's Swimming & Diving Championships after qualifying an impressive 11 swimmers for the national meet on Wednesday.
The Aggies' 11 qualifiers were tied for the seventh-most in the nation, and Texas A&M was one of just 13 teams with double-digit qualifiers. The Aggies will be seeking to add to their NCAA team when the dive crew competes at the NCAA Zone D qualifier March 11-13 at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas. Additionally, Texas A&M named its four relay-only swimmers.
The four-time defending Southeastern Conference Champion Aggies posted a second-straight third-place finish at the 2018 NCAA Championships, which matched the highest finish in program history. The 2019 NCAA Championships will be contested March 20-23 at the University of Texas.
Earning their spots at the 2019 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships were:
Participant Class Hometown Events
Amanda Armstrong Fr-HS Rockwall, Texas Relay only
Anna Belousova Jr-1L Yekaterinburg, Russia 100/200 Breast, 200 IM
Emma Carlton Fr-HS Mount Vernon, Wash. Relay only
McKenna DeBever Sr-1L Denver, Colo. 200 IM, 200 Free, 200 Back
Raena Eldridge Jr-2L Rockwall, Texas Relay only
Joy Field So-1L Magnolia, Texas 500/1650 Free
Monika Gonzalez-Hermosillo Sr-2L Mexico City, Mexico 200/400 IM, 200 Breast
Sydney Pickrem Sr-3L Dunedin, Fla. 200/400 IM, 200 Breast
Taylor Pike So-1L Bentonville, Ark. 100/200 Fly
Kylie Powers Fr-HS Missouri City, Texas 100/200 Breast
Jing Quah So-1L Singapore 100/200 Fly, 200 IM
Claire Rasmus Sr-3L New Orleans, La. 100/200/500 Free
Golf Sapianchai Jr-2L Samut Prakan, Thailand Relay only
Camryn Toney So-1L Frisco, Texas 200/400 IM, 200 Fly
Haley Yelle So-1L Mansfield, Texas 200/500/1650 Free