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20070316 Wildcats Return Seven for Day Two Finals(1)
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Release: 03/16/2007
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<P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" /><st1:City w:st="on"><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">Minneapolis</B></st1:City><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">, <st1:State w:st="on">Minn.</st1:State> ? </B>The No. 5 Arizona men&rsquo;s swim team completed the second day of preliminary action this afternoon, qualifying seven athletes to compete in seven events for finals competition that will begin at 7 p.m. (CST) at the <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">University</st1:PlaceType> <st1:PlaceName w:st="on">Aquatic</st1:PlaceName> <st1:PlaceType w:st="on">Center</st1:PlaceType></st1:place>.</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in">Junior Albert Subirats, junior Ivan Barnes, sophomore Nicolas Nilo and junior Darian Townsend finished second in the 200 medley relay to start off the meet, qualifying for the championship finals with a time of 1:24.90. </P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in">Freshman Jack Brown qualified for the consolation finals of the 400 IM with a time of 3:47.57, finishing 12th overall.</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in">Subirats won the prelims of the 100 back, breaking his own school record with a time of 45.68. Subirats&rsquo; achievement marks the third broken school record of the meet, as it is also his second No. 1 performance on <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:State w:st="on">Arizona</st1:State></st1:place>&rsquo;s all-time list. <SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes"> </SPAN>In the100 fly, Subirats posted another first-place seed for tonight&rsquo;s finals, while edging his own school record (45.06) with a time of 45.84.</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in">The men dominated the 200 free, as four Wildcats qualified for the championship finals of the event. Nilo finished third overall with a personal best time of 1:34.21, while Townsend finished fourth (1:34.26), freshman Jean Basson finished sixth (1:34.59) and Ritter finished seventh (1:34.60). </P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in">In the 100 breast, Barnes finished seventh with a season best time of 53.10.</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in"><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"><U>Day Two Qualifiers:<o:p></o:p></U></B></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>Albert Subirats ? 200 MR, 100 fly, 100 back</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>Ivan Barnes ? 200 MR, 100 breast</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>Nicolas Nilo ? 200 MR, 200 free</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>Darian Townsend ? 200 MR, 200 free</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>Jack Brown ? 400 IM *</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>Jean Basson ? 200 free</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>Adam Ritter ? 200 free</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center><o:p> </o:p></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center>*Indicates swimmer qualified for consolation finals (9<SUP>th</SUP>-16<SUP>th</SUP> place)</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"><U><o:p><SPAN style="TEXT-DECORATION: none"> </SPAN></o:p></U></B></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"><U><o:p><SPAN style="TEXT-DECORATION: none"></SPAN></o:p></U></B> </P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"><U><o:p><SPAN style="TEXT-DECORATION: none"></SPAN></o:p></U></B><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"><U>Records Broken After Day Two Prelims<o:p></o:p></U></B></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal"><o:p> </o:p></B></P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 2.5in 243.0pt 4.5in"><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">Adam Ritter</B><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>200 IM<SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>1:41.72<SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>school</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 2.5in 243.0pt 4.5in"><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">Subirats, Nilo, Ritter, Townsend</B><SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>200 FR<SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>1:16.26<SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>school</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; tab-stops: 2.5in 243.0pt 4.5in"><B style="mso-bidi-font-weight: normal">Albert Subirats<SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN></B>100 back<SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>45.68<SPAN style="mso-tab-count: 1"> </SPAN>school</P> <P class=MsoNormal style="MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt; TEXT-INDENT: 0.5in; TEXT-ALIGN: center" align=center><o:p> </o:p></P>
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