Huskies Sweep By British Columbia
Nov. 17, 2007
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. - The Washington men's and women's swimming teams swept the University of British Columbia in a non-conference swimming meet on Friday afternoon at the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center. Team scores were not available.
Spansail claimed first in the 200 back with a time of 1:51.62 and took first in the 1000 free in a time of 9:30.94. Aaberg won the 100 free in 46.52 and the 200 free in 1:41.29. Cohen swam a 57.31 in the 100 breast and a 2:08.31 in the 200 breast.
Jon Banker, Erez Fern and Ivan Perhat also won events for the UW men. Banker took first in the 100 back with a time of 52.09, Fern took first in the 200 fly in a time of 1:51.97 and Perhat won the 50 free with a time of 20.97.
On the women's side, the Huskies swept the sprint and distance freestyle events. Emilee Jennings took first in the 50 free (23.42), Rachel Seely placed first in the 100 free (51.56) and Rebecca Rogers won the 200 free (1:53.28). The Huskies also got wins in the freestyle events from Ally Rich in the 500 free (5:00.79) and Kim Jasmer in the 1000 free (10:08.42).
The Husky women improved to 4-2 overall while the men evened their record at 3-3. Both squad's return to action this weekend when they host the annual Husky Invitational from Thursday, Nov. 29-Sunday, Dec. 2.