Swimmers Have Strong Second Day At George Haines Invitational

Stanford-On day two of the George Haines Invitational, Darcie Anderson was the Spartans' top swimmer of the day as San Jose State finished third at the meet and won in dual scoring against Nevada, 99-68, Saturday afternoon.

Anderson finished second in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:04.77, the highest placing by a Spartan swimmer over the two days.  She was also part of the 200 medley relay team and the 200 freestyle relay that each finished third.

Heather Denman finished third in the 100 backstroke with a time 57.98, sixth in the 200 butterfly at 2:05.16 and seventh in the 200 individual medley at 2:08.74.  She was also part of the 200 medley relay that finished third.

Other top finishers for the Spartans included Marisa DeWames who was fifth in the 200 freestyle.  Amy Friedhoff was sixth in the 200 freestyle, while Caitlin Macky was sixth in the 100 breaststroke.  Rudie Guerrero finished sixth in the 100 backstroke, while Julia Craddock was eighth in the 200 individual medley.

San Jose State next competes in a non-conference meet at UC Davis on Saturday, November 6.

George Haines Invitational

Avery Aquatics Center

Saturday Results

Final Team Standings

1. Stanford       379

2.  California     224

3.  San Jose State      162

4.  Nevada       74

Dual Result

San Jose State 99, Nevada 68

San Jose State Race Results

200 Medley Relay

3.  "A" (Denman, Anderson, Guerrero, Foster) 1:46.59.  5.  "B" (Yamaguchi, Macky, Craddock, Harvey) 1:49.78. 

200 Freestyle

5.  Marisa DeWames 1:53.24.  6.  Amy Friedhoff 1:53.48.  9.  Julia Koch 1:54.98.  11.  Taylor Stoddard 1:56.91.  13.  Erika Harvey 1:57.73.  14.  Kiley Foster 1:57.80.  16.  Megan Mills 1:58.45.  18.  Julie Wynn 1:58.58.  19. Elana Faria 1:58.61.  23.  Caitlin Lipton 2:04.82.

100 Breaststroke

2.  Darcie Anderson 1:04.77.  6.  Caitlin Macky 1:08.87.  10.  Christina Bergis 1:10.96.

200 Butterfly

6.  Heather Denman 2:05.16.  9.  Julia Craddock 2:06.42.  13.  Rudie Guerrero 2:10.99.  14.  Ashlyn Acosta 2:11.65. 

100 Backstroke

3.  Heather Denman 57.98.  6.  Rudie Guerrero 58.17.  11.  Briana Swinney 1:00.04.  14.  Amy Friedhoff 1:01.49.  17.  Ashley Krisman 1:03.47.  18.  Julie Wynn 1:03.73.  19.  Brittney Boyd 1:03.84.  21.  Karly Brown 1:04.62.  22.  Erika Harvey 1:05.14.  23.  Danielle Smyth 1:05.49.

200 Individual Medley

7.  Heather Denman 2:08.74.  8.  Julia Craddock 2:09.50.  11.  Darcie Anderson 2:10.30.  15.  Amy Friedhoff 2:11.37.  16.  Caitlin Macky 2:12.09.  17.  Ashley Krisman 2:14.55.  18.  Karly Brown 2:15.55.  19.  Megan Mills 2:15.99.  22.  Christina Bergis 2:18.29.

200 Freestyle Relay

3.  "A" (DeWames, Harvey, Anderson, Foster) 1:36.43.  5.  "B" (Acosta, Smyth, Wynn, Faria) 1:39.18.

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