FEDERAL WAY, Washington, March 3. THE men didn't waste must time after the Pacific 12 women concluded their meet last night. The men opened up with a pair of relays this evening.
California's Tony Cox (21.53), Trevor Hoyt (23.75), Tom Shields (19.86) and Shayne Fleming (19.28) blitzed their way to the title in the 200-yard medley relay with a 1:24.42. Stanford's Dave Nolan (21.38), Andrew Saeta (24.02), Jack Lane (20.15) and Aaron Wayne (18.93) finished a close second in 1:24.48. Third and fourth wound up finishing within half-a-second of the first-place Golden Bears, all under the NCAA A cut. Arizona took third in 1:24.83, while Southern California placed fourth in 1:25.04.
Southern California's Chad Brobosky (1:35.10), Alex Lendrum (1:35.37), Cristian Quintero (1:32.58) and Dimitri Colupaev (1:33.83) topped the 800-yard free relay in 6:16.88. Meanwhile, California's Trent Williams (1:34.60), Tom Shields (1:33.60), Michael Haney (1:36.44) and Will Hamilton (1:34.19) touched second in 6:18.83. Stanford's Tom Kremer (1:34.57), Sean Duggan (1:36.08), Mitch Stoehr (1:36.38) and Thomas Stephens (1:35.29) earned third in 6:22.32, while Arizona's Kelly Moodie (1:36.15), Nimrod Shapira Bar-Or (1:34.90), Matt Barber (1:36.15) and Woody Joey (1:35.68) also cleared the NCAA A cut with a fourth-place 6:22.88.
Southern California 70
UC Santa Barbara 54
Arizona State 50
Cal Poly 44