Swimming and Diving News and Notes - Nov. 15

 

Swimming and Diving Weekly News and Notes
Nov. 15, 2011
 
 
·         The Louisville Swimming and Diving teams are both ranked in the top 25 of the CollegeSwimming.com/CSCAA Coaches' Poll. The men are ranked No. 16 and the women sit at No. 17.
 
·         Rutgers improved to 6-0 this season after beating TCU and Seton Hall on Nov. 11 and 12.
 
·         Notre Dame's Frank Dyer ranks ninth in the nation in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 20.27. 
 
·         A pair of individuals rank among the top 10 nationally in the men's 200-yard freestyle. Louisville's Joao De Lucca is third at 1:37.23 andDeyer is eighth with a time of 1:37.91.
 
·         Carlos Almeida of Louisville ranks fourth in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 54.36. His teammate Kameron Chastain ranks ninth in the same event at 54.93. Almeida also ranks 10th in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:00.35.
 
·         The Fighting Irish's Emma Reaney recorded a time of 2:13.55 in the 200 backstroke, ranking sixth in the nation.
 
·         A pair of Cardinal swimmers rank among the nation's best in the 200 butterfly. Tanja Kylliainen ranks 10th in the women's event with a time of 1:59.17 and Pedro Oliveira ranks eighth in the men's event at 1:48.08.
 
·         Louisville holds the nation's fifth fastest time in the men's 400-yard freestyle relay with a time of 2:59.39. They also rank eighth in the 200 medley relay at 1:29.29
 
·         Two 800 free relay teams are ranked among the NCAA leaders: West Virginia's women rank seventh with a time of 7:37.49 and Louisville's men rank seventh at 6:58.63.
 
·         The 2012 BIG EAST Conference Championships will be held in Pittsburgh, Pa. The diving competition will take place Feb. 10-12 with swimming action Feb. 15-18.
 
 
Top BIG EAST Times
                                                                                                                                               

Event  
Women
Men
50 Freestyle
Aileen Cole, Louisville - 23.36
Frank Dyer, Notre Dame - 20.27
100 Freestyle
Amy Prestinario, Notre Dame - 50.80
Frank Dyer, Notre Dame - 44.57
200 Freestyle
Kelly Ryan, Notre Dame - 1:49.26
Joao De Lucca, Louisville - 1:37.23
500 Freestyle
Victoria Mitchell, Louisville - 4:50.77
Frank Dyer, Notre Dame - 4:27.86
1650 Freestyle
Michelle Berman, Rutgers - 17:36.13
Paul Quincy, Georgetown - 16:02.17
100 Backstroke
Eszter Povazsay, Louisville - 55.59
Brendon Andrews, Louisville - 48.75
 
 
Adam Maczewski, Pittsburgh - 48.75
200 Backstroke
Eszter Povazsay, Louisville - 2:00.11
Pedro Oliveira, Louisville - 1:47.02
100 Breaststroke
Emma Reaney, Notre Dame - 1:02.65
Carlos Almeida, Louisville - 54.36
200 Breaststroke
Emma Reaney, Notre Dame - 2:13.55
Carlos Almeida, Louisville - 2:00.35
100 Butterfly
Raine Thompson, Louisville - 55.84
Frank Dyer, Notre Dame - 49.52
200 Butterfly
Tanja Kylliainen, Louisville - 1:59.17
Pedro Oliveira, Louisville - 1:48.08
200 IM
Emma Reaney, Notre Dame - 2:02.13
Carlos Almeida, Louisville - 1:50.93
400 IM
Emma Reaney, Notre Dame - 4:21.94
Patrick Olson, Notre Dame - 4:05.47
200 Freestyle Relay
Louisville - 1:34.50
Louisville - 1:22.70
400 Freestyle Relay
Notre Dame - 3:25.11
Louisville - 2:59.39
800 Freestyle Relay
West Virginia - 7:37.49
Louisville - 6:58.63
200 Medley Relay
Louisville - 1:41.62
Louisville - 1:29.29
400 Medley Relay
Rutgers - 3:50.09
Pittsburgh - 3:21.83

                  
 
 
This week in BIG EAST Swimming and Diving
Wed.     16           Louisville at Knoxville Invitational                                                  9 a.m.
                                Providence at Rhode Island                                                         6 p.m.
Thu.       17           Louisville at Knoxville Invitational                                                 all day
Galbraith Diving Invite at Rutgers (Diving)                                all day
Fri.          18           Providence at Coast Guard                                                          5 p.m.
Pitt Invitational
                                Cincinnati, Connecticut, West Virginia at Pitt                           all day
                                Georgetown at Bucknell Invitational                                          all day
                                Louisville at Knoxville Invitational                                              all day
Galbraith Diving Invite at Rutgers (Diving)                               all day
Seton Hall at Patriot Invitational                                                 all day
Sat.        19           Pitt Invitational
                                Cincinnati, Connecticut, West Virginia at Pitt                          all day
                                Georgetown at Bucknell Invitational                                          all day
                                Seton Hall at Patriot Invitational                                                 all day
Sun.       20           Pitt Invitational
                                Cincinnati, Connecticut, West Virginia at Pitt                           all day
                                Georgetown at Bucknell Invitational                                           all day
                                Seton Hall at Patriot Invitational                                                  all day