Cougars conclude Day 2 of Conference USA Swimming and Diving Championships
Houston trails LSU in the quad meet
Julia Lonnegren takes home platform title
Cougar divers capture top two spots second day in a row
Ten personal-bests lowered on the day
FRESHMAN 2011-12Won her first event as a collegiate student-athlete in the 200 free relay at Boston University (Oct. 14) ... Competed for Houston in two events at the Conference USA Championships, swimming in the 100 free and a personal-best in the 50 free (24.69).
HIGH SCHOOLClark posted four-straight seasons as a state championship qualifier at Badger High School under coach Glenn Biller...Served as a vital piece of the State Champion 200-yard medley relay team (2008) and 400-yard freestyle relay (2011)...Named an All-American from 2008-11...Won the 2011 Southern Lakes Conference Athlete of the Year and was named the team's MVP in the same year.
The Bristol, Wisc., native won the 50- and 100-yard freestyle events at the Greenfield Sectional in early November of her senior season to earn her fourth trip to the Wisconsin Interscholastic Athletics Association State Championships...There, she took seventh in the 50-yard freestyle (24.25) and ninth in the 100-yard freestyle (53.27)...Clark qualified multiple times for the YMCA Nationals (2006-11), the Junior Nationals (2008-11) and the ConocoPhillips Short Course National Championships (2008-11).
Clark's best times include: 24.17 (50-yard freestyle), 52.77 (100-yard freestyle), 1:03.23 (100-yard butterfly), 1:59.65 (200-yard freestyle).
Clark was also a three-year varsity soccer player for Badger High School...Earned All-Conference accolades in 2008, while guiding her team to conference and regional championships that season...Competed in one year of varsity track and field.
PERSONALDaughter of Grant and Tracy Clark...Born on February 27, 1993...A member of the Patriot Aquatics Swim Club team under coach Karl Milkereit...Enjoys surfing, water skiing, wake boarding and spending time with family and friends...Plans to major in communications.