Nov. 20, 2010
LONG BEACH, Calif. / TUCSON, Ariz. – Brent Eichenseer reached his second diving final is as many days at the Wildcat Invite, while on the West Coast, Matt Thompson (200 back), John Criste (200 breast) and Bobby Bollier (200 fly) all won for the second time over three days at the Arena Invite.
On the second day of the diving championships in Tucson, Eichenseer (fifth) and Taylor Sishc (eighth) both made the finals of the three-meter. Eichenseer's second final produced a score of 359.75, while Sishc's first final was a 292.10.
Criste swept the breaststroke over the final two days of the Long Beach meet, winning the 200 breast with a B standard of 1:57.60 after a meet record in the 100-yard event on Friday.
Thompson won the 200 back, ahead of fellow sophomore Matthew Swanston, producing a B standard of 1:43.40. Swanston's time was a tenth a second slower (1:43.50) as Thompson also won the 400 IM on Friday and joined Criste as a winner in the 400 medley relay on Thursday.
Bollier picked up his first win since Thursday's win in the 500 free, winning the 200 fly (1:43.77) in the final individual event of the meet. Tri-captain David Mosko finished second with a time of 1:44.32
Stanford ended the meet winning 12 of 18 events in Long Beach.
Also in Arizona, Druv Tyagi won the consolation finals with a score of 326.15 in the three-meter, while teammate Noah Garcia was 14th overall (300.85).
Stanford swimming is back in action in January.
Top-Three Stanford Finishers
1650 Free: none
200 Back: 1. Thompson-1:43.40; 2. Swanston-1:43.50
100 free: none
200 Breast: 1. Criste-1:57.60
200 Fly: 1. Bollier-1:43.77; 2. Mosko-1:44.32
400 Free Relay:
200 Medley Relay: 2. Stanford (Thompson, Criste, Bollier, Coville) 1:27.99
400 IM: 1. Thompson-3:48.90; 3. Charnin-Aker-3:53.19
100 Fly: 3. Bollier-47.84
200 Free: 1. Andrews-1:35.67; 2. Stoehr-1:36.87; 3. Coville-1:37.71
100 Breast: 1. Criste-53.37*
100 Back: 1. Swanston-48.51; 2. Saeta-49.31; 3. Cheah-49.45
800 Free Relay: 1. Stanford (Bollier, Mosko, Andrews, Stoehr) 6:32.36
200 Free Relay: 1-Stanford (Coville, Wayne, Saeta, Allen) 1:18.80*
500 Free: 1. Bollier-4:14.42; 2. Mosko-4:19.46; 3. La Tourette-4:22.44
200 IM: none
50 Free: 1. Coville-19.60*; 2. Wayne-19.90
400 Medley Relay: 1-Stanford (Thompson, Criste, Bollier, Wayne) 3:12.57*
* - Meet Record
Wildcat Invite Results
Stanford Divers at Wildcat Invite
Men's Three-Meter (35 divers)
Eichenseer, 359.75-5th (330.15-6th prelims)
Sishc, 292.10-8th (321.40-8th prelims)
Tyagi, 326.15-9th (303.15-11th prelims)
Garcia, 300.85-14th (321.10-9th prelims)
Preliminaries Only: Reinhard, Jr. (240.95-28th)
Men's One-Meter (35 divers)
Finals - Friday
Eichenseer, 291.95-7th (301.30-6th prelims)
Sishc, 285.10-12th (284.10-9th prelims)
Tyagi-266.70-14th (265.25-13th prelims)
Garcia-264.55-16th (256.40-15th prelims)
Preliminaries Only : Reinhard, Jr.-(242.10-17th prelims), Fraychineaud-(190.55-30th prelims)