Fresno Pacific V. USC Nov. 9, 2018 Uytengsu Aquatics Center, Los Angeles, CA Results Fresno Pacific Recap USC Recap Final…
Patrick Mulcare and Louise Hansson swept the men’s and women’s backstrokes, respectively, while Mulcare also took the 400 IM and Hansson the 100 fly.
The USC men’s women’s swimming and diving teams return to dual meet action this weekend, hosting Pac-12 rivals Arizona State on Friday and Arizona on Saturday.
Sophomore Caitlin Tycz had two individual wins as the USC Trojan women defeated the Utah Utes 142-120.
Louisville made sure things weren’t close, after coming within a point of winning each of the past two years.
Louise Hansson is a multistroke star who leads a USC team primed to move up from last year’s 12th place finish.
Hannis qualified for the 2016 US Olympic Team in the 200 breaststroke, but won’t swim it this week.
Kenisha Liu (Brea Aquatics) has won 4 events through 2 days of competition.
Stewart dropped the #2 100 fly time in the United States this year, coming within a second of her best time for the first time since early 2017.
Ella Eastin will contest the 400 IM on day 3 of the Pac-12 Championships after sitting out of the 200 yesterday.
Butterfly specialist Catherine Sanchez was a major player in the win, sweeping her individual races.
USC has only a small freshman class, but blue-chip breaststroker Margaret Aroesty has potential to become a bona fide star.
The above photo is from high school, though Sanchez (left) got a great race from Kenisha Liu (right) in the 100 fly tonight.
His previous best was a 50.52, and he’s now broken the 50-second mark for the first time.
Rising USC junior Riley Scott, swimming with Marin Pirates, is the top seed in both the 100 breast and the 200 IM.