Stina Colleou took third in the 200 breast.
Dec. 7, 2013
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.- Utah swimming wrapped up its third and final day at USA Short Course Finals with numerous school records, including breaking a 25-year-old school record in the 200 fly.
Stina Colleou claimed the third place spot in the 200 breast (2:09.50) which is a school record. She was the top collegiate swimmer in the event. Following her in the event was 14th-place Nicole Ligeza, who swam her best time of the day of 2:12.53 in the prelims. It was her best time of the year in the event.
Nick Soedel took seventh in the 100 free with a time of 42.72 and lowered his own school record as well. Alex Fernandes finished 27th in the prelims with a time of 44.25, his best time of the year and an NCAA B standard.
The men’s 400 free relay team of Soedel, Fernandes, Ken Tiltges and Jonas Holmstrom teamed up to take sixth in the event with a school-record time of 2:53.72. Soedel swam a 42.50 in his relay split, his lowest time of the year.
Utah Swimming and diving will begin the new year with a meet against Arizona State at the Ute Natatorium on Jan 5.