Trojan Swim Team Visits USC Women's And Children's Hospital
Feb. 17, 2009
The USC men's and women's swimming and diving team participated in Swim Quick Day -- a national effort to raise funds for cancer research in honor of longtime collegiate swim coach Richard Quick, who is currently battling the disease -- with a trip to the USC Women's and Children's Hospital on Saturday (Feb. 14).
Both the USC and UCLA women's swim teams donned new swim caps that featured -- Swim Quick Day -- in the schools' dual meet on Friday (Feb. 13). USC and UCLA both raised funds to donate to the Swim Quick Day.
The Trojan team then visited the USC Women's and Children's Hospital the following day to spend time with children who are currently battling illnesses.
Trojan swimmers and coaches handed out gifts, played with the children and signed autographs in the USC hospital.