HAYWARD, Calif. - The CSUEB 2009-10 women's swim team has five returning swimmers , four of which were National Qualifiers last season. Returning swimmers include sophomores KIRSTEN PALM and CHRISTINE GEE, junior and team captain SAMI HERNANDEZ, senior JILLIAN LOTHIAN, and senior team captain MELISSA GROTTKAU.
As the women enter their first season as a NCAA Division II program, they have brought in twelve new swimmers, assistant coach CORY AUDIAT, and volunteer MIKE JUFIAR.
The team is excited about their inaugural year, and upcoming swim meets.This season the team will be traveling to Oakland, San Jose, Fresno, Long Beach, Oregon, and Colorado. The Pioneers home opener will be on October 24th at noon against Mills College.