Two UCLA freshmen excelled with wins today, as the meet came down to a photo finish in the 400 free relay and Claire Grover anchored UCLA to the win.
Meanwhile, the Bruins won the majority of swimming events tonight, and the teams are locked in a tie going into tomorrow’s second and final session.
USC junior Isa Odgers earned two event wins to close out USC’s tri-meet while the UCLA Bruins won five events on Saturday.
Grover swam 4 relays amid 5 events across two days of racing, which included a big season-opening split in the 200 free relay.
UCLA took down Pac-12 opponent Washington State in Pullman, WA on Saturday, winning 10 of 14 events.
UCLA defeated visiting Utah 177-84 on Friday afternoon in the Bruins’ first home and conference dual meet of the season.
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St. Margarita junior and IU commit Ella Ristic helped lead the team to the title, earning two individual titles of her own, and helping the 200 free relay to victory as well.
Brooke Schaffer is top qualifier in the 50 free and 100 free for Saturday’s final at 2019 CIF State Swimming and Diving Championships.
Freshman Claire Tuggle of Clovis North High School is top seed in the 500 free.
Hu posted a 45.90 in the 100 fly, moving to T-10th in the 17-18 age group.
Zoie Hartman scratched the 50 free to concentrate on the 200 IM, where she is top seed, in tonight’s final session.
Isabelle Stadden of the Aquajets is expected to be in action during tonight’s opening relay session from Austin.
Stephanie Su from Mater Dei and Los Alamitos Swordfish Swim Team has elected to remain in Southern California and has verbally committed to UCLA’s class of 2023.
Dang would’ve nearly made the 2018 Pac-12 A final in the 100 fly with her personal best, while she would’ve scored in the 50 free, 100 free, and 100 back C finals.