IRVINE, California, February 2. THE UC Irvine men's and women's swimming & diving teams each defeated UC Davis at Anteater Aquatics Complex. The Anteater men won 158-142 and the women won 184-116.
The UCI men won 10 of the 16 events held Saturday. Senior Eddie Erazo won the 200 fly (1:47.95) to set a new pool record and the 200 back (1:50.59). Sopohmore Will Wollam won the 50 free (21.09) and the 100 fly (50.15). Freshman diver Miles Smith won both the one-meter (197.35) and the three-meter (298.50) diving competitions.
On the women's side, UCI won 14 of the 16 events. Senior Chelsea Nagata and sophomore Lyndsay DePaul each won all three of their events at the meet. Nagata won the 100 back (56.72), the 50 free (23.67) and the 100 fly (55.78). DePaul won the 200 free (1:50.66), the 200 fly (2:01.68) and the 400 IM (4:18.83). Freshman Ann Tsuchiya won both the 1000 free (10:22.91) and the 500 free (5:02.42). Seniors Tanya Nielsen and Rian Wise finished in a tie for first in the 100 free with a time of 52.87.
Special thanks to UC-Irvine for contributing this report.