LA JOLLA, California, January 4. THE UC San Diego men's swimming team lost to Air Force 400-390 on Friday afternoon at Canyonview Pool. The meet included only relay events, as the Tritons captured the 225 back relay. The UCSD squad of Adam Jones, Steven Hardy and Scott McCoid took top honors with a time of 1:57.28. With each school swimming multiple teams in each event, the Tritons placed a second-place squad in four of the relay events.
The UCSD 200 medley relay team of Jones, Andy Islip, Evan Hsiao and Todd Langland finished second with a time of 1:37.80, being edged out by AF's time of 1:36.40.
In the 300 medley relay, Hsiao, Brandon Maryatt and Hardy finished with a time of 2:47.30, while AF won the event with a time of 2:43.38.
The closest race of the day came in the 225 breast relay. AF's time of 2:09.67 topped UCSD's time of 2:09.76 by Islip, Maryatt and Hsiao.
Special thanks to UCSD for contributing this report.