Senior NCAA champion and US Olympian Brooke Forde leads a reloaded Stanford Cardinal against the defending PAC 12 champion Cal Golden Bears.
The Cal women defeated Utah on Friday, winning 12 out of 14 events, including both relays. Ayla Spitz, Sarah DiMeco, and Isabel Ivey all won two events each.
Stanford freshman Andrei Minakov, the 2019 World silver medalist in the 100 fly, made his Stanford debut on Friday in a dual meet against Utah.
The Cal Golden Bears look very strong this year, favored to put a stop to the Stanford win streak and compete for the NCAA title in March.
7 Don Redding women’s pool records fell on Friday, with 4 records falling at the hands of BYU this weekend.
After winning the race with the Pac-12 Meet Record as a freshman with Cal, now-senior Cierra Runge of ASU looks to return to the top of the podium in the mile
Stanford’s Allie Raab will look to sweep the breaststroke events after taking the 100 breast title last night. Teammate Zoe Bartel, however, is the top seed.
USC senior Louise Hansson, the reigning NCAA Champion and NCAA Record holder, will race for her 4th-straight Pac-12 title in tonight’s 100 fly final.
USC’s Laticia Transom, who put up the fastest split of the field in the 800 free relay, swims the individual 200 free today.
Utah had 3 double event winners on the day.
UNLV has received a verbal commitment from Boise Y Swim Team breaststroker Ruby Howell. She will joins the Rebels’ class of 2024.
Utes went at least 1-2-3 in 5 individual events. The best performance from a team perspective came in the women’s 100 breast, where Utah took the top 4 spots
Transom won the 50 free, too, while fellow sophomore Isabelle Odgers won all three of her individual events on Saturday in Los Angeles.
UCLA defeated visiting Utah 177-84 on Friday afternoon in the Bruins’ first home and conference dual meet of the season.
Freshmen were pivotal in Utah’s win in the women’s meet.