Eight club teams to tally over 180 swimmers from the Salt Lake Valley participating in the meet will join Utah.
Oct. 19, 2005
The University of Utah swimming and diving teams rounds out the preseason Friday when they host the Ute Senior Meet at Ute Natatorium. Eight club teams to tally over 180 swimmers from the Salt Lake Valley participating in the meet will join Utah. The meet starts at 6:00 p.m. and consists of 24 events.
DON REDDISH RELAYS RECAP:
SALT LAKE CITY - The University of Utah swimming teams opened up the 2005-06 season by hosting BYU and Villanova in the Don Reddish Relays. The exhibition meet consisted of 24 relay events.
Utah posted wins in the 500 freestyle relays. The women's squad of Amy Barefield, Amber Walter, Shannon McQueen and Alison McInturff posted a time of 4:37.84 for the win, outdistancing second place by 8.28 seconds. David Maasberg, Jonathan Larsen, Andrew Cole and Jeremy Clark finished with a 4:05.91 mark for the men.
Walter, Barefield, Jennifer Fredsall and McInturff won the 200 and 400 freestyle relays with times of 1:36.75 and 3:32.94 respectively.
"It was nice to get up and race," said Head Coach Michael Litzinger. "For this being an early season meet, our freshman showed us some bright spots, and our upperclassmen carried the team."
LIST OF EVENTS:
1000 Free 100 Free
200 Free 200 Back
100 Back 200 Breast
100 Breast 500 Free
200 Fly 100 Fly
50 Free 200 IM
The University of Utah travels to the San Diego, Calif., to take on UC San Diego on Oct. 29.