Cougars stand in fifth place at American Championships
Rice, Tulane, LSU come to town for Cougars' final tune up before Conference Championships
Cougars outscore SMU 158-141
Cougars outrace Mean Green 128-109 on Friday afternoon
McCord picks up pair of wins in 50 and 100 free
» 2012-13 C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
JUNIOR 2012-13Swam Houston's fastest 200-fly time of the season (2:02.44) ... Won the consolation finals of the 200 fly at the C-USA Championships, swimming the sixth-fastest time in school history ... Scored points for UH in the 500 free at the conference championships and 400 IM, swimming a PR in the multi-stroke event.
SOPHOMORE 2011-12Recorded 10th-fastest time in program history in the 500 free at the Phill Hansel Invite (Nov. 17) with time of 4:57.19 ... Swam to an eighth-place finish in the 500 free at Conference USA Championships ... Placed 10th in the 200 fly and 15th in the 1,650 free at the Championships.
FRESHMAN 2010-11Posted Houston's fastest time in the 1,000 free (10:16.33) and second-fastest mile free time (17:04.40) ... Opened season with runner up finish at SMU (Oct. 22) in the 1,000 free ... Took second in the 100 fly at Texas A&M (Oct. 26) and helped 400 free relay team to runner up spot ... Earned second in the 1,650 free, third in the 500 free and fourth in the 200 fly against Miami (Nov. 6) ... Swam personal-best time of 10:16.33 and placed fourth in the 1,650 free at the Cougar Classic (Nov. 18) ... Won the 400 IM (4:36.98) at UALR (Jan. 22) ... Placed second in the 1000 free, third place in the 500 free and fifth in the 200 fly at the UH duals (Jan. 28) ... Competed at the C-USA Championships (Feb. 23-26), swimming on the Cougars runner up 800 free relay team and earned points for UH in the 500 free with her ninth-place finish (4:58.38) and in the 1,650 as she placed 11th (17:14.82).
HIGH SCHOOLCompeted for head coach Erin Galloway at Magnolia High School...Won Most Outstanding Swimmer in 2007, 2009 and 2010...State Medalist in 2009 and 2010...Received District and Regional Athlete of the Meet honors in 2009 and 2010...Won "Hardest Working Swimmer" award from 2006 to 2009.
PERSONALFull name is Laykin Taylor Lowry...Born April 20, 1992 in Houston...Daughter of Clay and Kim Lowry