2000-2001— Competed in the 100 Breast, 200 Breast and 200 Medley, and 400 Medley Relay teams at the NCAA Championships …?Finished 13th in the 100 and sixth in the 200 Breast at the Pac-10 Championships …?Swam season bests in each event she competed in at the Texas Invitational …?Made the Athletic Director’s honor roll.
Summer 2000 — Competed in the 100 and 200 breast at the U.S. Olympic Trials.
1999-2000 — Short Course Meters World Rankings show Hovsepian in the top-40 in both the 100 and 200 Breast …?Earned four All-American certificates …?Placed ninth in both the 100 and 200 Breast at the NCAA Championships …?Her time of 1:02.11 in the 100 Breast is second fastest in school history … Was a member of the 200 and 400 Medley Relay teams that placed 6th and 7th, respectively, at NCAAs …?Both relay teams set school records … Swam the breaststroke leg of the third place 400 Medley Relay team at the Pac-10 Championships … Claimed fourth place in the 100 Breast and as a member of the 200 Medley Relay team at Pac-10s …?Placed fifth in the 200 Breast at Pac-10s …?Won the 100, 200 Breast and 400 Medley Relay at the Southern Methodist Invitational …?Won eight races this year … Had 24 top-five finishes …?Won the 100 Breast against USC … Voted by her teammates to earn the Bruin Pride award … Earned Honorable Mention Pac-10 All-Academic Honors.
1998-99 — Earned her first All-America certificate, swimming the breaststroke leg of UCLA’s 10th place 400 Medley Relay team at NCAAs … Claimed 18th place in the 100 Breast and 24th in the 200 Breast at the NCAA Championships … Finished fourth in the 100 Breast, sixth in the 200 Breast and 24th in the 200 IM at Pac-10s … Won seven races … Held UCLA’s top times in the 100 Breast (1:02.41) and the 200 Breast (2:16.06) … Ranks third all-time at UCLA in the 200 Breast and fourth in the 100 Breast … Claimed first place in the 200 Breast against Arizona and defending national champion Stanford … Placed second in the 100 and 200 Breast against USC and Cal...On the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll.
High School — Earned All-America honors in the 100 Breast, 200 IM, 200 Free and 200 Medley Relay in 1995-98 … Broke the CIF record for the 200 Free Relay in 1997 … Named CIF Division III Athlete of the Meet four times … Helped lead her team to the 1997 CIF title and a second-place finish in 1998 … Qualified for the Olympic trials in the 100 B reast in 1995 … Lettered one year in cross country … Received all-league honors in 1996 … Helped lead her team to a fourth place finish at CIFs and a fifth place finish at the state championships.
Personal — Born October 19, 1980, in Pasadena, CA … Full name is Lyndee Renee Hovsepian … Daughter of Thomas and Kandi Hovsepian … Swam in the 1996 U.S. Olympic Trials, as well as the 2000 Trials …?Sister Leslie is a sophomore on this Bruin squad …?She also has two other sisters … Favorite academic class is English … Decided to come to UCLA because she loves California and is proud to be a Bruin … Majoring in English.