UConn junior swimmer Chinyere Pigot earns a third-place finish in the 100-yard freestyle Saturday
The Huskies currently sit in fourth place behind SMU, Rutgers and Louisville halfway through the conference meet
The Huskies sit in second place after opening with 101 points
Several Huskies win multiple races Sunday against the Pirates
Huskies finish fifth out of seven teams
At UConn: As a junior, part of 200-yard freestyle relay team that placed fifth at Penn State Tri-Meet...Swam in several events on Day One of AAC Championships, including 200-yard IM...Competed in multiple events at the Conference Meet as a sophomore…Part of the UConn relay team that finished third in the 200-yard freestyle relay at the 2015 American Athletic Championships.
Achievements: All-State and All-American all four years at Lassiter... High school state champions in 2010 and 2011... MVP of high school team... Holds the Georgia high school state record in the 200-meter medley relay...Was a three-time age group state champion... Named athlete of the week two times... Four-time individual high school county champion in 2012 and 2013.
Personal: Born Aug. 23, 1995... Daughter of David and Dana Drake... Has one brother named Bennett (11)... Speech Language and Hearing Sciences Major.
Why UConn: "I chose UConn because of the overall outstanding athletics and academics the school has to offer, as well as the great team environment and coaching staff."