Friday October 19, 2007Florida and Michigan Swimming Wrap up Day 1
The University of Florida and
University of Michigan menís and womenís swimming and diving teams wrapped up
day one of a two-day dual meet, tonight, at the Stephen C. OíConnell
The UF women were paced by four top finishes in the 200-meter free relay, 400 freestyle, 50 freestyle and 400-meter medley relay while the men earend two top finishes in the 400 freestyle and 200 IM.
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The womenís 400-meter medley relay team also turned in several big performances as the Gators combined to take the top two spots in the race.† Floridaís A squad touched the wall well ahead of the rest of the field with a time of 4:19.82 while the Gators ĎBí squad touched second with a time of 4:25.31.
On the menís side, the
Gators got a second, third and fifth place finish.† The second place team touched the wall just
over two seconds behind
The Gators and Wolverines will revive their rivalry tomorrow morning at 10 a.m.† Diving will follow the morning swimming session at 1:00 p.m. before the meet wraps up with a 7:00 p.m. start tomorrow evening.