Feb. 23, 2008
Stanford, Calif. - Stanford (7-0) rolled to a 101-62.5 victory over Arizona on a rainy and windy Senior Day at the Avery Aquatic Center on Saturday evening. The Cardinal won five of the six events contested with the lone Arizona victory coming in the "A" Figures.
Stanford took the top two spots in the duo with Lowe and Stewart winning the event with a powerful performance and 91.500 points in their last duo together at the Avery Aquatic Center.
"It was a little setinmental knowing that this would be their last home meet competing together," said Stanford head coach Heather Olson about the All-American duo.
Lowe then outdueled teammate Gayle Lee to take the solo, scoring 92.500 points in the process.
Stanford dominated the team competition with a score of 92.500 points compared to the 79.250 scored by Arizona. Poppy Carlig, Knight, Debbie Chen, Stewart, Taylor Durand, Erin Bell, Corinne Smith and Michelle Moore swam for the winners.
Stanford was also the "B" figures winner, while Arizona was declared the winner of the elements when its one swimmer Dayli Sepulveda had a score of 80.531 that was better than the average of Stanford's eight competitors.
Stanford closes out the regular season with a meet at Arizona next Saturday, March 1.
FINAL TEAM SCORES
Stanford 101, Arizona 62.5
Pl Name (School) Points
1 Missy Knight, Sara Lowe, Courtenay Stewart (Stanford) 91.750
2 Debbie Chen, Taylor Durand, Erin Bell (Stanford) 89.250
3 Allison Coates, Christy Park, Michelle Moore (Stanford) 86.500
1 Poppy Carlig, Missy Knight, Debbie Chen, Courtenay Stewart, Taylor Durand, Erin Bell, Corrine Smith, Michelle Moore (Stanford) 92.250
2 Dayli Sepulveda, Alexandra Salas, Rachel Ranucci, Katie McCarthy, Felicia Werchan, Kristyn Jacobsen, Nessa Parkinen, Jessica Barwell (Arizona) 72.250
1 Courtenay Stewart (Stanford) 84.391
2 Sara Lowe (Stanford) 84.320
3 Taylor Durand (Stanford) 81.236
4 Erin Bell (Stanford) 81.195
5 Dayli Sepulveda (Arizona) 80.531
6 Debbie Chen (Stanford) 80.503
7 Missy Knight (Stanford) 80.468
8 Gayle Lee (Stanford) 78.441
9 Poppy Carlig (Stanford) 16.673
1 Michelle Moore (Stanford) 75.966
2 Corinne Smith (Stanford) 75.540
3 Christy Park (Stanford) 75.402
4 Allison Coates (Stanford) 73.247
5 Rachel Ranucci (Arizona) 71.766
6 Alexandra Salas (Arizona) 71.426
7 Anikka Castle (Arizona) 66.312