TUCSON ?- The second-ranked Arizona women’s swimming and diving team posted their second loss of the season today to No. 4 California 159-142, dropping their record to 5-2 (3-2 Pac-10). The
The Wildcats began dual-meet competition with a second-place finish in the 400 medley relay, as freshmen Caitlin Iversen, Annie Chandler, Ana Agy and junior Lacey Nymeyer finished second with a time of 3:42.17. In the 1000 free, freshman Joni Zimmerman finished second with a time of 10:09.21.
Nymeyer won three individual events beginning with the 200 free, finishing with a time of 1:47.58. In the 100 free, Nymeyer won with a time of 49.95, and later finished first in the 500 free with a time of 4:51.71.
Freshman Andrea Boritzke finished first in the 100 back with a time of 55.96, while
Senior Whitney Myers placed third in the 200 fly with a time of 2:02.04, as sophomore Lara Jackson finished second in the 50 free and Anna Turner finished third (23.41).
Back-to-back victories were posted by the Wildcats, as Iversen won the 200 back with a time of 2:00.26 and Craft won the 200 breast as well with a time of 2:16.55. In the 100 fly, Agy finished second with a time of 55.13 and Myers finished third (56.39).
Myers posted her first individual win of the weekend in the 200 IM, finishing with a time of 2:02.84, while the 400 free relay team of Turner, Boritzke, sophomore Lindsey Kelly and sophomore Taylor Baughman ended the meet by finishing second with a time of 3:26.33.
In the diving competition that took place on Jan. 5, senior Megan Macdonald finished first in the 3-meter competition with 305.00 points, while sophomore Allison Scaife finished second (287.30). MacDonald finished second in the 1- meter (259.20) and senior Holly Kast finished third (258.60).
The swimming and diving teams will continue dual-meet action on January 19-20 when they travel to