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20070217 Arizona Jumps to Second Place after Day Three at Pac-10 Championships
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Release: 02/17/2007
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<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:place><st1:City><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">Long Beach</B></st1:City><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"> </B><st1:State><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">Calif.</B></st1:State></st1:place><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"> ? </B>The No. 4 Arizona women&rsquo;s swimming and diving team completed the third day of competition at the 2007 Pac-10 Championships Friday, jumping to second place with 946.5 points.</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>&ldquo;The girls did great tonight,&rdquo; head swimming coach Frank Busch said. &ldquo;We are working our way up the ladder slowly but surely. Tomorrow we are going to have to come out on top of things and put it all together.&rdquo;</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>Starting off the evening for the Wildcats was senior Whitney Myers finishing second in the 400 IM with a time of 4:12.35. Freshmen Caitlin Iversen and Jenny Forster also qualified for the championship finals of the event, as Iversen finished fourth (4:14.13) and Forster finished sixth (4:16.26), while senior Emily Strouse finished ninth with a time of 4:16.26.</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>Sophomore Lara Jackson finished fourth in the 100 fly with a time of 53.09, as freshman Ana Agy finished fifth (53.49), sophomore Hailey DeGolia finished ninth (54.14) and junior Brandy Collins finished 12<SUP>th</SUP> (54.82).</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>In the 200 free, junior Lacey Nymeyer finished third overall with a time of 1:46.53, while freshman Leon?? Vorster finished fourth (1:46.53) and sophomore Anna Turner finished ninth (1:47.23).</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>Freshman Annie Chandler finished third in the 100 breast with a personal best time of 1:00.26. Junior Jacquelyn Craft finished sixth in the event with a time of 1:01.87 and sophomore Jessica Embick finished seventh (1:01.91).</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>Sophomore Justine Schluntz placed fourth in the 100 back with a time of 53.89, while freshman Andrea Boritzke finished 10<SUP>th</SUP> (54.47), DeGolia finished 11<SUP>th (</SUP>54.64) and Agy finished 12<SUP>th</SUP> (55:01).</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>For the final event, the 400 medley relay team of Schluntz, <st1:City><st1:place>Chandler</st1:place></st1:City>, Jackson and Nymeyer finished second with a time of 3:36.44.</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="COLOR: black"><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>The Wildcats will <SPAN style="mso-bidi-font-weight: bold">complete competition at the Pac-10 Championships tomorrow at the Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool. Preliminaries will begin at </SPAN></SPAN><st1:time Minute="0" Hour="11"><SPAN style="COLOR: black; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold">11 a.m.</SPAN></st1:time><SPAN style="COLOR: black; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold"> (PST) and finals will start at </SPAN><st1:time Minute="0" Hour="18"><SPAN style="COLOR: black; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold">6 p.m.</SPAN></st1:time><SPAN style="COLOR: black; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold"><o:p></o:p></SPAN></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt"><SPAN style="COLOR: black; mso-bidi-font-weight: bold"><o:p> </o:p></SPAN></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in">Women - Team Rankings - Through Event 14<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><o:p></o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in">1. Stanford<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>970.5<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in"><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">2. </B><st1:State><st1:place><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">Arizona</B></st1:place></st1:State><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"><SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>946.5</B><BR>3. <st1:State><st1:place>California</st1:place></st1:State><SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>906<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in">4. UCLA<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN>671<o:p></o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in">5. USC<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>548<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in">6. ASU<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>371<o:p></o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in">7. <st1:State><st1:place>Oregon</st1:place></st1:State> State<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"></SPAN>333<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 1.5in">8. <st1:State><st1:place>Washington</st1:place></st1:State><SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>291<o:p></o:p></P><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman'; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA"><SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN>9. </SPAN><st1:State><st1:place><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman'; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">Washington</SPAN></st1:place></st1:State><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman'; mso-fareast-font-family: 'Times New Roman'; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA"> State <SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>266<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN><SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN></SPAN>
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