UCLA Bruins Defeat UCSD Tritons in Final Home Meet
Jan. 18, 2003
Los Angeles, CA - In today's meet, Coach Cyndi Gallagher's Bruins defeated the UC San Diego Tritons 139 to 94. UCLA improves its record to 5-1 overall, 2-1 Pac-10. On the day, the Bruins won all 14 events.
Bruin individual winners were Liz Keating (1000 Free, 10:15.02), Malin Svahnstrom (200 Free, 1:52.34), LeAnne Cadag (100 Back, 58.37), Leslie Hovsepian (100 Breast, 1:05.20), Kristen Lewis (200 Fly, 2:02.12), Sara Platzer (50 Free, 23.56), Kim Vandenberg (100 Free, 51.83), Taylor Spivey (200 Back, 2:05.83), Brooke Winkler (200 Breast, 2:21.80, and 200 IM, 2:06.46), Krissy Tinney (500 Free, 5:05.18) and Lindsey Buck (100 Fly, 56.70).
The Bruin relays were also victorious. The 200 medley relay team of Naoko Watanabe, Leslie Hovsepian, Kim Vandenberg and Sara Platzer won in 1:45.76. And, the 200 Free relay team of LeAnne Cadag, Erica Shugart, Starr Airey and Beth Boehm won in 1:39.49.
UCLA will return to Pac-10 competition Friday, January 31, against the Stanford Cardinal in Stanford, CA. The next afternoon, February 1, the Bruins will battle the California Golden Bears in Berkeley.