Cougars Complete Second Day
Feb. 28, 2008
LONG BEACH, Calif. - Freshman Rugile Mileisyte led the Cougars Thursday with a finals appearance in the second day of the Pacific-10 Championships.
Mileisyte tied for seventh in the B Consolation final of the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.39. Her time of 23.32 in the preliminaries of the event put her in second on the Cougars all-time top-10 list.
Whitaker just missed qualifying for the finals in the 200 IM, finishing 28th in a time of 2:03.80. Senior Lina Daugvilaite also finished just short of the finals in the 500 freestyle, placing 26th in a time of 4:57.97.
The Cougars now have 127.5 points and will resume competition Friday.