Cougars stand in fifth place at American Championships
Rice, Tulane, LSU come to town for Cougars' final tune up before Conference Championships
Cougars improve to 3-0 in dual meets this season
Cougars outscore SMU 158-141
Cougars outrace Mean Green 128-109 on Friday afternoon
» School Record Holder - 1,650 Free
SENIOR 2013-14Competed in three events during the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championships ... Had 14 top three finishes this season in four freestyle events ... Was a member of the 800-yard freestyle relay that finished sixth at the conference championships with the fourth fastest time in school history ... Also a member of the 400-yard freestyle relay that took sixth place at the conference championships with the fourth fastest time in school history ... Listed in the top 10 in four events in school record books ... Recorded the second fastest 1,000-yard freestyle time in school history during the Phil Hansel Invitational (Nov. 23).
JUNIOR 2012-13Named Team MVP following standout junior campaign ... Individual high-point swimmer for the Cougars during the conference championships ... Set the school record in the 1,650 free (16:35.91) to take third at the C-USA Championship ... Took runner up in the 500 free swimming an NCAA `B' cut time of 4:47.39 for the third fastest time in program history ... Picked up a third-place finish in the 200 free (1:48.74) swimming the sixth-fastest time in school history ... Joined with teammates to capture the 800-free relay school record (7:16.67).
SOPHOMORE 2011-12Member of Cougars school-record setting 400 free relay team swimming the anchor leg (3:25.37) ... Registered the second fastest 500 free time (10:06.29) and the third fastest 1,650 free time (16:48.99) in school history ... Set the tenth-fastest 100 free time in the Houston record books with 51.99 time ... Finished fourth in the 1,650 free and 500 free at the Conference USA Championships (Feb. 15)... Placed third in the consolation finals in the 200 free at the C-USA Championships (Feb. 16).
FRESHMAN 2010-11Swam Houston's fastest mile free time (16:58.63) and recorded second fastest 500 (4:54.38) and 1000 free times (10:18.66) ... Competed for UH during the C-USA Championships, placing fifth in the 500 free, sixth in the 500 free, seventh in the 1,650 free and 13th in the 200 free.
HIGH SCHOOLCompeted for the Panthers of Northshore High School in Slidell, LA., under head coach Ed Kelly ...Won first place in State in the 200- and 500-yard freestyle ...Was Swimmer of the Meet in 2008 and 2009 ... Also, excelled in club swimming with the Hurricane Swim Club ...Won Louisiana Swimmer of the Year in the 2009-2010 season...Holds several Hurricane team records in several events ... Was recruited by LSU, Wyoming, UNT and George Washington University.
PERSONALFull name is Heather Allison Winn ... Born January 29, 1992 in Havre de Grace, Maryland ... Daughter of Rob and Teri Winn ... Majoring in Nutrition ... Chose UH because of the great academic and athletic combination.