Keire Set for Final NCAA Championship|
March 15, 2017
CINCINNATI – University of Cincinnati swimmer Jacqueline Keire (Burlington, Ontario/Nelson) will close her historic career at the 2017 NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships in Indianapolis, Indiana, March 15-18. Keire qualified in three events and will swim the 50 freestyle on Thursday, the 200 freestyle on Friday and the 100 freestyle on Saturday.
Keire is a two-time All-American after finishing 16th nationally in the 200 freestyle in 2015 and 15th in the 100 freestyle last season. She is coming off a successful American Athletic Conference championship campaign that saw her make history as the only student-athlete to earn league Most Outstanding Swimmer honors in three consecutive seasons. She picked up individual gold medals in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle races and also led the Bearcats to their first-ever relay wins in the 200 and 800 freestyle relays.
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A total of 322 participants will compete in the women’s championships. Swimmers qualified by meeting the established minimum time for the events in which they entered throughout the year.
ESPN3.com will stream the championships finals sessions live on Friday and Saturday. Wednesday’s evening session, Thursday’s sessions along with the morning session on Friday and Saturday will be streamed live on NCAA.com and indianasportscorp.org/ncaasd. Additionally, ESPNU will air a two-hour broadcast via tape delay at 7 p.m. ET, Tuesday, March 28. Live results for the championships will be available on NCAA.com.