Sophomore earns top diving award after winning platform championship
Olanski wins 3-meter conference title
Houston grabs a pair of individual top-10 finishes on Thursday
Shedd wins conference title as Houston leads meet after one day
Shedd earns second podium finish in two days
FRESHMAN 2013-14Competed in three events at the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championships Recording a personal best in the 200 IM (2:12.04)... Took second in the 200 breast twice this season, against SMU (Nov. 2) and at Incarnate Word (Jan. 18).
HIGH SCHOOLHelped St. Joseph's Academy (Baton Rouge, La.) to two state championships (2011-2012) and four city championships ... State runner up in 2010... Swam under Coach Lyle Robelot and Becca Barber... Competed for the Crawfish Aquatics club swimming team and set the club record in the 100 breast ... Received the SJA award from her high school.
PERSONALBorn October 17, 1994... Daughter of Dawn and Eric Balkom... Sister of Taylor Balkom... Full name Cameron Ann Balkom... Majoring in Dietetics/Nutrition... Lists her coaches, Steve Ripple and Billy Newport, as her biggest influences.... Career ambition is to become a sports nutritionist... Enjoys reading, running, music, sleeping and scrapbooking.