No. 6 Cal Men's Swimming Tops No. 9 Michigan, 130-113

Jan. 6, 2001

BERKELEY, CA - The No. 6 ranked California men's swim team (2-0) captured a dual meet, 130-113, over No. 9 ranked Michigan (1-4) Saturday afternoon at Spieker Aquatics Complex.

The Bears won seven of the meet's 13 events with five different swimmers winning individual events. Individual Cal winners included sophomore Frank Uxa winning the 50 free (20.65), sophomore Nick Bartolotta placing first in the one-meter diving competition (282.23), junior Hiro Sakoda winning the 200 fly (1:49.39), sophomore Anthony Ervin winning the 100 free (43.99) and freshman Alex Lim capturing the 200 back (1:49.50). The Bears also won the 400 medley relay (no time available, junior Matt Macedo, sophomore Daniel Kim, Lim, Ervin) and the 400 free relay (3:01.00 sophomore Trent Holsman, senior Scott Greenwood, junior Matt Burny, Uxa).

Michigan was paced by senior Scott Werner, who won the 200 IM (1:51.59) and the 200 breast (2:01.49).

'I was pleased with our effort,' said Cal head coach Nort Thornton. 'We have been training hard, so to be able perform well against a strong Michigan team is a good accomplishment.'

Cal will next host the Cal Invitational (non-scoring meet), Jan. 13-15, before traveling to Arizona and Arizona State, Jan. 19-20, to begin Pac-10 dual meet competition.

Results:Michigan 113California 130

400 Medley Relay: 1) Cal A (Macedo, Kim, Lim, Ervin) no time, 2) Cal B no time, 3) UM A no time, 4) Cal C no time, 5) UM B no time

1000 Free: 1) Tim Siciliano (UM) 9:14.07, 2) Thompson (UM) 9:24.68, 3) Drake (UM) 9:25.64, 4) R. Gruver (Cal) 9:27.56, 5) Wilkinson (Cal) 9:31.07, 6) Davison (Cal) 9:36.40

200 Free: 1) Garrett Mangieri (UM) 1:37.42, 2) Holsman (Cal) 1:40.49, 3) Thompson (UM) 1:41.28, 4) Watland (UM) 1:41.34, 5) S. Gruver (Cal) 1:41.47, 6) Burny (Cal) 1:41.49

50 Free: 1) Frank Uxa (Cal) 20.65, 2) Macedo (Cal) 20.72, 3) Ervin (Cal) 20.83, 4) Greenwood (Cal) 21.04, 5) Raines (UM) 21.47, 6) Hack (UM) 22.13

200 IM: 1) Scott Werner (UM) 1:51.59, 2) Aronsson (Cal) 1:51.65, 3) Kurth (UM) 1:53.68, 4) Chan (Cal) 1:54.08, 5) Rehrmann (Cal) 1:54.24, 6) Flores (Cal) 1:54.49

One Meter Diving: 1) Nicolas Bartolotta (Cal) 282.23, 2) Cober (UM) 279.45, 3) Quinn (Cal) 266.18, 4) Shawnego (Cal) 239.68, 5) Garwood (UM) 220.13, 6) Castillo (UM) 216.00

200 Fly: 1) Hiro Sakoda (Cal) 1:49.39, 2) Ely (UM) 1:49.74, 3) Wilson (UM) 1:52.50, 4) Byma (Cal) 1:53.48, 5) Lee (Cal) 1:53.54

100 Free: 1) Anthony Ervin (Cal) 43.99, 2) Holsman (Cal) 45.21, 3) Macedo (Cal) 45.24, 4) Burny (Cal) 46.65, 5) Watland (UM) 46.77, 6) Kurth (UM) 46.98

200 Back: 1) Alex Lim (Cal) 1:49.50, 2) Earhart (UM) 1:50.39, 3) Mallory (UM) 1:52.06, 4) Natalizio (Cal) 1:56.52, 5) K. Vogelgesang (Cal) 1:54.10), 6) Wilkinson (Cal) 2:00.06

500 Free: 1) Chris Thompson, Garrett Mangieri (UM) 4:27.92, 3) Siciliano (UM) 4:33.30, 4) S. Gruver (Cal) 4:36.27, 5) B. Vogelgesang (Cal) 4:36.67, 6) Davison (Cal) 4:36.71

Three Meter Diving: 1) Jason Cober (UM) 317.40, 2) Bartolotta (Cal) 269.40, 3) Castillo (UM) 233.03, Garwood (UM) 218.63, 5) Quinn (Cal) 199.65, 6) Shawnego (Cal) 157.50

200 Breast: 1) Scott Werner (UM) 2:01.49, 2) Kim (Cal) 2:04.64, 3) Aronsson (Cal) 2:04.65, 4) Chan (Cal) 2:04.85, 5) Hack (UM) 2:06.80, 6) Flores (Cal) 2:07.25

400 Free Relay: 1) Cal A (Holsman, Greenwood, Burny, Uxa) 3:01.00, 2) UM A 3:03.43, 3) Cal B 3:06.55, UM B 3:14.14, 4) Cal C 3:14.58

Records:Michigan (1-4)California (2-0)

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