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Women's S&D Set for NCAA Championships
Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Release: 03/19/2013
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March 19, 2013

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Arizona women's swimming & diving team will have 14 swimmers competing this week at the 2013 NCAA Women's Swimming & Diving Championships, which runs Thursday-Saturday at the IUPUI Natatorium in downtown Indianapolis. The meet is hosted by IUPUI and the Indiana Sports Commission.

Preliminaries begin each day at 11 a.m. ET with finals slated for a 7 p.m. ET start. ESPN3.com will carry a live broadcast of the finals sessions on Friday and Saturday. ESPNU will air a tape-delayed telecast on Wednesday, April 10 at 7 p.m. ET. 

Live results will be available at NCAA.com. In addition, fans can follow @ArizonaSwimming on Twitter for updates throughout the week.

LAST YEAR'S NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS

The women traveled across the country to Auburn, Ala. with a team of 11, all of whom contributed in scoring points for the Wildcats. Overall, the women placed fifth, all of the relay teams posted top-four finishes, four individuals recorded six top-five races and the team garnered 11 All-American honors. Margo Geer did recorded a new school record in the 100 free, posted a runner-up finish in the 50 free and earned a team-high seven All-America honors.

ARIZONA'S CHAMPIONSHIP ROSTER

A total of 14 swimmers and one diver will represent Arizona at the 2013 NCAA Championships

Seniors (5): Megan Lafferty, Chelsey Salli, Lauren Smart

Juniors (7): Ashley Evans, Grace Finnegan, Kait Flederbach, Margo Geer, Alana Pazevic, Samantha Pickens, Briana Wilford

Sophomores (1): Shannyn Hultin

Freshmen (2): Bonnie Brandon, Emma Schoettmer

TOP TIMES

Several Wildcats both individual and in relays have top-10 times nationally in their respective events.

Margo Geer - 50 free (21.82 / 1st)

Margo Geer - 100 free (47.16 / 1st)

Margo Geer - 200 free (1:44.43 / 9th)

Bonnie Brandon - 1000 free (9:43.74 / 6th)

Bonnie Brandon - 200 back (1:51.49 / 5th)

Ellyn Baumgardner - 100 breast (58.86 / 6th)

200 free relay - 1:27.93 (3rd)

400 free relay - 3:12.42 (3rd)

200 medley relay - 1:36.22 (5th)

400 medley relay - 3:28.91 (1st)

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Thursday, March 21

11 a.m. -- Prelims

-200 freestyle relay

-500 freestyle

-200 individual medley

-50 freestyle

-400 medley relay

 

7 p.m. -- Finals

-200 freestyle relay

-500 freestyle

-200 individual medley

-1-meter diving

-400 medley relay

Friday, March 22

11 a.m. -- Prelims

-200 medley relay

-400 individual medley

-100 butterfly

-200 freestyle

-100 breaststroke

-100 backstroke

 

7 p.m. -- Finals

-200 medley relay

-400 individual medley

-100 butterfly

-200 freestyle

-100 breaststroke

-100 backstroke

-3-meter diving

-800 freestyle relay (timed finals)

Saturday, March 23

11 a.m. -- Prelims

-200 backstroke

-100 freestyle

-200 breaststroke

-200 butterfly

-400 freestyle relay

TBA -- 1650 freestyle (all but fastest heat)

7 p.m. -- Finals

-1650 freestyle (fastest heat)

-200 backstroke

-100 freestyle

-200 breaststroke

-200 butterfly

-Platform diving

-400 freestyle relay

For continued coverage of Arizona Wildcat swimming and diving, visit ArizonaWildcats.com and be sure to follow the team on Twitter @ArizonaSwimming.

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