U.S. 2003 International Men's Swimming Teams Chosen
Sept. 30, 2002
Stanford, Calif. - The teams for the 2003 World Championships, Pan American and World University Games have been chosen by USA Swimming. Six current or former Stanford men's swimmers have been invited to compete for the United States: Randall Bal, Peter Marshall, Tom Wilkens, Jayme Cramer, Andrew Schnell and Dan Westcott.
Cardinal swimmer Randall Bal (Fair Oaks, CA), a 6-3 senior this year on The Farm, will compete on the World Championships Team in Barcelona, Spain. The All-American will swim the 50 and 100 backstroke as well as the 100 freestyle relay.
Junior Peter Marshall (Atlanta, GA) along with former Stanford standout Tom Wilkens will compete at the Pan American Games Team in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Marshall will swim the 50 and 100 backstroke while Wilkens will swim the 200 breastroke as well as the 200 and 400 IM.
Three current Cardinal swimmers will compete for the U.S. in the World University Games in Daegu, Korea: sophomore Jayme Cramer (Cincinnati, OH), junior Andrew Schnell (Downers Grove, IL) and senior Dan Westcott (The Woodlands, TX). Cramer is slated to swim the 100 freestyle, 50 and 100 backstroke, 50 and 200 butterfly as well as the 100 freestyle relay. Schnell will swim the 100 freestyle relay while Westcott wil swim the 50 and 100 backstroke for the U.S.
Rosters for the Pan American and World University Games teams are pending USOC approval.