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
164 student-athletes named to C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll for 3.0 GPA or higher
2011-12 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
SOPHOMORE 2011-12Competed in the 500 and 1,650 free, swimming PRs in both events (5:07.25 and 17:40.80) at the Conference USA Championships ... Took 14th in the 200 fly at the conference championships, also recording a personal-best time of 2:07.69.
FRESHMAN 2010-11Picked up first collegiate wins at UALR (Jan. 22) in the 500 (5:24.57) and 1,000 free (10:48.23) ... Competed at the C-USA Championships (Feb. 23-26) in the 500 and 1,650 free and 200 fly, finishing with personal bests in all three events.
HIGH SCHOOLCompeted for head coach Dana Fossmo at Willis High School...Served as team captain...Received All-State honors...Qualified at District, Regional and State levels...Was a District and Regional runner-up...Also excelled on the Wildkat Cross Country and Club swimming teams.
PERSONALFull name is Emma Margaret Nelson...Born June 25, 1991 in Houston...Daughter of Mike & Patricia Nelson...Majoring in Education.