Lips Named to USA Swimming Junior National Team
Indiana University freshman swimmer Haley Lips as been named to the USA Swimming 2012-13 Junior National Team.
Lips was named to the team in the 200-meter freestyle after posting a time of 2:01.63 at the Olympic Trials this past June.
All members of the 2012 Junior Pan Pac team were named to the roster. In addition, athletes with the top six fastest times in Olympic events from the combined results of the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team Trials, the 2012 U.S. Open and the 2012 USA Swimming Junior Nationals were selected.
Lips was also a member of the 2011-12 Junior National Team in the 100 and 200 butterflies. She placed sixth in the 200 freestyle at the 2011 World Junior Championships.
In addition, former Hoosier NCAA Champion Ben Hesen was named to the USA Swimming 2012-13 National Team in the 100-meter backstroke. Hesen earned his spot on the national team after posting a time of 53.03 in the 100 back at the Olympic Trials.
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