Jackie Keire collected a pair of individual titles during inaugural event.
Freshman wins 200 freestyle one day after winning 500 freestyle.
Freshman picks-up first conference title for Bearcats since 2012.
UC will travel to American Athletic Conference Championships in Louisville, Feb. 19-22.
Jackie Keire sets pool record in 200 freestyle.
2012-13: Swam her best 50 free of the year in 24.22 at the Miami Invitational ... Posted her top 100 free time (54.84) at Wright State ... Touched for her fastest 100 breaststroke time, 1:03.71, at the BIG EAST Championships, while also having her quickest 200 breaststroke time of 2:20.76 at the conference meet ... On the relay side, swam her fastest 200 medley (2:03.84) at the league meet.
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Loveland High School ... helped lead Tigers to three second-place finishes in Fort Ancient Valley Conference ... a four-time All-FAVC First Team selection ... named academic all-conference four times... set school records in 100br, 200IM, 200 medley relay and 200 free relay during senior year ... named FAVC Sportswoman and Swimmer of the Year following junior year ... earned all-city honors during junior season ... received Edward Jones Academic Award following her sophomore year.
Personal: Full name is Samantha Hastie Wheeler ... daughter of Phil and Marci Wheeler ... grandfather, Phil Wheeler Sr., played basketball at UC ... father, Phil Wheeler Jr., swam for UC.
Academic Major: Nursing.