Julia Lonnegren (Diver of the Meet) and Jane Figueiredo (Diving Coach of the Year) take top honors for UH
Natasha Burgess leads UH sweep in 1-meter diving
Divers sweep the 3M and two more school records fall
Cougars finished 1-2-3 in the 1M event
Freshman Natasha Burgess finishes are runner up in 1M
SOPHOMORE 2011-12Member of the Cougars second-fastest 200 free relay (1:33.99) and fourth-fastest 200 medley relay team in school history (1:44.24) at the Conference USA Championships (Feb. 15) ... Placed fourth in the consolation finals in the 50 free, setting PR and eight-fastest time in school history (23.68) at the C-USA Championships (Feb. 15).
RESHMAN 2010-11Earned points for Houston against Miami (Nov. 6) with fifth-place finish in 50 free and 8th place in the 100 free ... Swam season-best 50 free (24.24) at Cougar Classic (Oct. 18) ... Took fourth place at Arkansas (Jan. 21) in 50 free and seventh in the 100 free ... Competed at the C-USA Championships (Feb. 23-26) and scored points for Houston in the 200 free relay with a fifth place finish while competing individually in the 50, 100 free and 200 back.
HIGH SCHOOLCompeted under head coach Sheena Walker at West Brook High School in Beaumont, Texas...Team placed first in 50- and 100-yard freestyle at 21-5A District Meet in 2009-2010...Served as varsity captain in 2009...Won District 21-5A Athlete of the Year in 2009-2010...Was KBMT Athlete of the Week in 2009.
PERSONALFull name is Krystan Amber Morrell...Born June 21, 1991 in Orange, Texas...Daughter of Frank and Ann Morrell.