Five Bearcats to be Honored at Greater Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Women's Sports Association Awards Dinner
Mackenzie Fields and Jackie Keire are in the running for the all-around College Sportsperson Athlete of the Year, which will be announced at the awards dinner.
Freshman had a top finish of 23rd in the 200 freestyle.
Two-time conference champion to represent UC in 100, 200 and 500 freestyle.
Jackie Keire collected a pair of individual titles during inaugural event.
Jackie Keire previews her trip to the 2014 NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships
2013-14: Etched her name into the UC record books as a freshman, setting the program's best marks in the 50 freestyle (22.85), 100 freestyle (48.52), 200 freestyle (1:44.73) and 500 freestyle (4:41.33), while also moving into the program's all-time top-10 list in the 1,000 free (fourth/10:08.34) ... Contributed to school-record relay times in the 200 freestyle relay (1:32.00) and 800 freestyle relay (7:17.97) ... Won a pair of individual conference championships, taking first in the 500 freestyle and 200 freestyle at the American Athletic Conference Championships in Louisville ... Narrowly missed a third conference title at the meet, placing second in the 100 freestyle with a championship final time of 48.92 ... Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 100, 200 and 500 freestyles, the first Bearcats female to do so since 2011 ... Had a top finish of 23rd in the 200 free at the NCAA meet (in an event won by four-time Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin), while placing 36th nationally in the 100 freestyle and 47th nationally in the 500 free.