Duo Wins Again in Irvine
May 30, 2010
Breeden, the NCAA Champion in both butterflies, won both in Irvine, winning the 200-meter longcourse butterfly on Sunday with a time of 2:08.73, two seconds ahead of USC's Katinka Hosszu (2:10.34). Breeden also won her division of the consolation finals in the 100 free with a time of 58.56, one of three Cardinal to win finals in that event.
Smit highlighted the field in the 100 freestyle with a time of 55.55, ahead of freshman teammate Andi Murez (56.53), who was fourth. In the consolation finals, Sam Woodward won that set of eight competitors, at 56.83, while Breeden won the final consolation of top-20 swimmers.
Smit, Betsy Webb and Natalie Durant finished 2-3-4 in the finals of the 100 back with Smit posting a time of 1:02.11, ahead of Webb (1:03.83) and Durant (1:05.56). Woodward (ninth), Jessie Hammes (10th) and Murez (15th) all finished in the top-20.
SPEEDO CHALLENGE FOR STANFORD (Top-20):
200 Fly: Breeden (1st), Consolation C: Fischer-Colbrie (14th)
200 Breast: Smith (2nd-2:28.78), Consolation B: Kraemer (7th), Finn (8th), Bruce (10th)
100 Back: Smit (2nd-1:02.11), Webb (3rd-1:03.83), Durant (4th-1:05.56) Consolation B: Woodward (9th), Hammes (10th) Consolation C: Murez (15th)
100 Free: Smit (1st\ -55.55), Murez (4th-56.53), Consolation B: Woodward (5th), Webb (12th) Consolation C: Breeden (13th)
200 Free: Smit (2nd-2:00.84), Murez (3rd-2:01.44) Consolation C: Woodward (13th), Durant (16th)
400 IM: Smit (2nd-4:41.79), Smith (3rd-4:43.90) Consolation B: Hinds (12th) Consolation C: Simmons (14th), Bruce (15th)
100 Fly: Breeden (1st-59.20), Woodward (4th-1:00.71) Consolation B: Murez (9th) Consolation C: Hammes (19th)
200 Back: Smit (1st-2:13.43), Consolation B:Webb (5th-2:19.80), Durant (6th-2:21.52), Hammes (8th)
200 IM: Finals: Smit (3rd), Consolation B: Breeden (7th), Smith (8th), Dwelley (9th), Consolation C: Bruce (17th)
100 Breast: Consolation B: Smith (5th), Consolation B: Kraemer (11th), Consolation C: Bruce (14th)
50 Free: Smit (3rd), Woodward (4th) Consolation B: Webb (8th), Murez (9th)
400 Free: Consolation B: Durant (10th), Dwelley (11th), Duckworth (12th)