Cougar Chloe Larson posted some of the fastest swims of the meet, topped by her 22.86 in the 50 free on day 1.
Nick Simons clocked a 2:00.45 in the 200 back, dropping 3.6 seconds and earning a berth at U.S. Olympic Team Trials.
Lizzy Cook of Tualatin Hills and Nick Simons from Lake Oswego both earned invitations to U.S. Olympic Trials while winning their races in Beaverton.
Santo Condorelli ripped a 22.27 to win the 50 free in Beaverton, the fastest time of the nine combined U.S. Open meets.
Seniors Mackenzie Duarte, Chloe Larson and Taylor McCoy have been selected as the Cougar team captains for the 2020-21 campaign.
UCLA took down Pac-12 opponent Washington State in Pullman, WA on Saturday, winning 10 of 14 events.
The Cougars went into the 2nd day of competition lagging behind Wyoming, but managed to pass the hosts up on day two, winning 7 of the 10 events.
Washington State will compete in its second home dual meet of 2019-20, hosting the Idaho Vandals on Friday at Gibb Pool.
Cholodovski Lima, the runner-up in the 50 free, went on to win both the 200 IM and 100 free decisively.
Don’t miss the last finals session of the entire Pro Swim Series this season.
Sydney Pickrem will contest in her prime event, the 200 IM, while Brandon Fischer has another opportunity for an age-defying breaststroke swim.
The Washington State swim team will welcome Utah to Gibb Pool Saturday, Feb. 16 at 11 a.m. for their final dual meet of the season. The Cougars will honor senior Linnea Lindberg at the meet.
Mackenzie Duarte took the breast events, leading a 1-2-3 punch for WSU in the 100 breast.
The Pac-12 Conference office announced that Taylor McCoy of WASHINGTON STATE was named Women’s Swimmer of the Week and UCLA’s Maria Polyakova was voted Women’s Diver of the Week.
First-year head coach Matt Leach said, “we won seven events, and haven’t won that many events against such a powerful team ever before.”