Coughlin Top Seed In 100m Back

Aug. 16, 2004

ATHENS, Greece - Former Cal swimmer Natalie Coughlin is the top seed heading into tomorrow night's finals of the women's 100-meter backstroke at the Olympics, her time a 1:00.17. Teammate Haley Cope is seeded fifth with a 1:01.13. The Cal alums are joined in Athens by U.S. assistant and Cal head coach Teri McKeever.More information on the U.S. Olympic swim team can be found at The Olympics are being broadcast on NBC.