Nine Cal Swimmers in Finals at Pac-10 Championships
Feb. 23, 2006
LONG BEACH, Calif. - The No. 3 California swimming team qualified nine individuals for Thursday night's finals on the second day of the 2006 Pac-10 Championships at Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool.
The Bears have five swimmers in an individual A final, one in a B final and three in a C final. Those in the A final finished between first and eighth places in the prelims. Those in ninth through 16th places are in the B final, and the 17th through 24th finishers in the prelims are in the C final.
Sophomore Emily Silver was the only qualifier for the A final of the 50 free, clocking a 23.05 (5th) in the prelims. Junior Annie Babicz will swim in the C final of the 50 free after placing 17th in 23.55.
Finals for the 500 free, 200 IM and 50 free will take place Thursday night beginning at 6 p.m. The final for the 200 free relay is also tonight.