Six Jayhawks to Compete at 2010 ConocoPhillips National Championships
July 27, 2010
LAWRENCE, Kan. –
Current Jayhawks Abigail Anderson, Brooke Brull, Joy Bunting, Shannon Garlie, Brittany Potter and Stephanie Payne will compete in the 2010 ConocoPhillips National Championships in Irvine, Calif. August 3-7 at the William Woollett Jr. Aquatics Complex. They will be joined by Danielle Herrmann, former KU standout and new Kansas volunteer assistant coach.
“This is a great opportunity for these athletes to go experience a meet of this magnitude,” Kansas head Coach Clark Campbell said. “Getting to go to Southern California and race against the best in the world will give them a new appreciation for this sport. We are very grateful to Kansas Athletics for the opportunity.”
At the meet, the athletes will be hoping to qualify for 2010 Speedo Junior National Championships and the 2010 Pan Pacific Championships by recording fast performances.
Please check back at www.kuathletics.com for updates during the National Championships.
Representing Kansas Aquatics:
Abigail Anderson: 100 Butterfly, 100 Backstroke, 200 Backstroke
Danielle Herrmann: 100 Breaststroke, 200 IM, 400 Freestyle Relay, 800 Freestyle Relay, 400 Medley Relay
Brooke Brull: 200 Backstroke, 400 Freestyle Relay, 800 Freestyle Relay, 400 Medley Relay
Joy Bunting: 200 IM, 400 IM, 400 Freestyle Relay, 800 Freestyle Relay, 400 Medley Relay
Shannon Garlie: 400 Freestyle Relay, 800 Freestyle Relay
Brittany Potter: 400 Medley Relay
Representing Wichita Swim Club:
Stephanie Payne: 200 IM, 400 IM, 200 Butterfly