Stanford Affiliates In Action Thursday-Saturday At Santa Clara Invitational

June 22, 2006

Santa Clara, Calif. - Several current and former Stanford men's and women's swimmers will compete in the four-day Santa Clara International Meet this Thursday-Sunday, June 22-25, at the George F. Haines International Swim Center. To follow results of the meet, access the Santa Clara Swim Club website.

The meet is the third of five stops on the 2006 Grand Prix series and will pay tribute to former Stanford women's swimming coach and Santa Clara Swim Club founder George Haines, who passed away this past May 1 at the age of 82.The long-course meters meet begins Thursday with the timed finals for the women's 800 freestyle. Prelims will begin Friday through Sunday at 9 am, PT, with finals contested at 5 pm.

A recap highlighting Stanford's performances at the meet will be posted at following the conclusion of the event.