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Arizona Swimming and Diving Earns Two Top-10 Rankings
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: November 09, 2011
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Nov. 9, 2011

TUCSON, Ariz. -

Arizona’s nationally-recognized swimming and diving team earned two top-10 rankings in the Division I poll, the College Swimming Coaches Association of America announced on Wednesday. The poll had the Wildcat men standing at No. 3 and the women at No. 8.

So far this season, the men have recorded wins over UNLV and Wisconsin, while the women have posted wins over UNLV, Wisconsin and Kansas.

In the men’s poll, the lone teams in front of Arizona are Michigan at No. 1 and Texas at No. 2. The women are preceded by Georgia (No. 1), defending national champion California (No. 2), Texas (No. 3), Florida (No. 4), USC (No. 5) Auburn (No. 6) and Stanford (No. 7).

The Pac-12 is well-represented in the poll with four teams in the top-eight in both the men’s and women’s divisions.

According to the poll, the Wildcat women will face two top-25 teams this weekend, facing No. 5 USC on Friday, Nov. 11 at 3 p.m. and No. 25 UCLA on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 11 a.m.


1. Michigan

2. Texas


4. Stanford

5. Auburn

6. California

7. Florida

8. USC

9. Georgia

10. Iowa

11. Ohio State

11. UNC

13. Tennessee

14. Indiana

15. Minnesota

16. Louisville

17. Purdue

18. Texas A&M

19. North Carolina State

20. LSU

21. Virginia

22. Virginia Tech

23. Florida State

24. Missouri

25. UNLV

Also Receiving Votes: Navy, Notre Dame, Kentucky, Alabama, Penn State, UC Santa Barbara, SMU, Buffalo, South Carolina


1. Georgia

2. California

3. Texas

4. Florida

5. USC

6. Auburn

7. Stanford


9. Tennessee

10. Texas A&M

11. Minnesota

12. UNC

13. Ohio State

14. Indiana

15. Missouri

16. Michigan

17. Louisville

18. Virginia

19. Maryland

20. SMU

20. LSU

22. Purdue

23. Arizona State

24. Florida State

25. UCLA

Also Receiving Votes: Penn State, Wisconsin, UC Santa Barbara, Kentucky, Alabama, Toledo, Virginia Tech

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