Cal Men's Swimming Performs Well at USC Invitational
Oct. 21, 2000
LOS ANGELES, CA - The California men's swim team had some strong performances at the two day USC Invitational. The Bears sent a squad of eight swimmers - senior Scott Greenwood, junior Maciej Burny, junior Frank Uxa, sophomore Joe Bruckhart, sophomore Quentin Byma and freshmen Fabian Friedrich, Jeff Natalizio and Keith Vogelgesang, to the meet.
In the second day of the competition, the Bears captured the 200 medley relay (1:33.38) and the 400 free relay (3:01.94), while individually Friedrich placed second in the 100 fly (50.05), Natalizio was second in the 100 back (51.86) and Burny was third in the 200 free (1:42.00).
In the first day of the USC Invite, Cal won the 200 free relay with a time of 1:21.87. Greenwood, who transferred from USC to Cal in 1998, placed second in the 50 free (21.10), while Uxa placed third (21.11) and Burny placed fifth (21.33) in the 50 free. The Bears also placed second in the 400 medley relay (3:25.56).
Below is men results and only results in which Cal swimmers finished in the top five.
USC SWIM INVITATIONAL RESULTS -- DAY TWO - OCT. 21
Men's 200-Yard Medley Relay1.CAL A 1:33.382.USC A 1:33.543.UCSB A 1:33.734.USC B 1:36.055.UCSB B 1:37.77
Men's 100-Yard Fly1.Jeff Lee (USC) 49.972.Fabian Fredrich (CAL) 50.053.Ryo Imai (UNUSC) 50.894.Slawek Richter (USC) 51.745.Scott Greenwood (CAL) 51.98
Men's 200-Yard Free1.Tomas Karakjark (USC) 1:39.262.Mark Warkentin (USC) 1:41.373.Matt Burny (CAL) 1:42.004.Brad Morris (CSUB) 1:42.065.Armin Hummel (CSUB) 1:42.40
Men's 100-Yard Back1.Jeff Lee (USC) 51.812.Jeff Natalizio (CAL) 51.863.Diego Urreta (MVN) 52.134.Matt Wheeler (UCSB) 52.985.Andrew Cole (UN) 53.40
Men's 400-Yard Free Relay1.CAL A 3:01.942.USC A 3:04.003.USC B 3:10.074.UCSB A3:10.165.CSUB A3:10.78
Men's 800-Yard Free Relay1.USC A 6:44.782.CAL A 6:47.833.CSUB A6:58.134.USC B 6:59.705.UCSB A6:59.99
Men's 200-Yard Back1.Diego Urreta (MVN) 1:51.842.Nick Kaschik (USC) 1:52.753.Matt Wheeler (UCSB) 1:53.274.Jeff Lee (USC) 1:54.495.Jeff Natalizio (CAL) 1:55.21
USC SWIM INVITATIONAL RESULTS -- DAY ONE - OCT. 20
Men's 200-Yard Freestyle Relay1.CAL 1:21.872.USC 1:22.693.USC 1:25.404.USC 1:26.925.CSUB 1:27.21
Men's 50-Yard Free1.Gabe Woodward (USC) 20.842.Scott Greenwood (CAL) 21.103.Frank Uxa (CAL) 21.114.Jeff Lee (USC) 21.315.Matt Burny (CAL) 21.33
Men's 400-Yard Medley Relay1.USC 3:24.792.CAL 3:25.563.USC 3:32.894.USC 3:37.945.UCI 3:42.73