Bruin Swimming Defeats Oregon State and UC Santa Barbara in Season Opener.

Oct. 19, 2002

In the opening meet of the 2002-03 season, the UCLA women's swim team defeated Oregon State and UC Santa Barbara in a double dual meet held at Sunset Canyon Recreation Center on the UCLA campus. The Bruins defeated Oregon State 144 to 115, and UC Santa Barbara 166 to 95. Oregon State defeated UC Santa Barbara 139 to 123. UCLA is now 1-0 in Pac-10 competition and 2-0 overall.

Leading the way for the Bruins was junior transfer Taylor Spivey, who won both the 100 and 200 Backstroke. Other winners for the Bruins were juniors Sara Platzer in the 50 Free and Malin Svahnstrom in the 200 Free. Freshman Kim Vandenberg made her debut as a Bruin by winning the 100 Fly.

For Oregon State, senior Naya Higashijima won three events on the day, the 1000 and 500 Free and the 200 Fly.

The Bruins will next compete at the Southern Methodist Classic, held Friday and Saturday, October 25 and 26, in Dallas, TX. The next Bruin home meet is Saturday, November 9, at noon against the University of San Diego.


EVENT INFORMATION
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vs. Trojan Diving ...
Los Angeles, CA
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vs. Trojan Diving ...
Los Angeles, CA
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vs. Trojan Diving ...
Los Angeles, CA
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vs. A3 Invitational
Monterey Park, CA
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vs. A3 Invitational
Monterey Park, CA
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vs. A3 Invitational
Monterey Park, CA
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vs. Texas Invitational
Austin, TX
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vs. Texas Invitational
Austin, TX
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vs. Minnesota ...
Minneapolis, MN
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vs. Texas Invitational
Austin, TX
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vs. Texas Invitational
Austin, TX
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vs. Minnesota ...
Minneapolis, MN
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vs. Texas Invitational ...
Austin, TX
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vs. USA Diving Winter ...
Indianapolis, IN
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vs. Bruin Diving ...
Los Angeles, CA
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vs. Boise State
Salt Lake City, UT
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at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
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vs. Bruin Diving ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Saturday, Jan 16
vs. Boise State
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 133 - 128
Saturday, Jan 16
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
W, 182 - 95
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vs. Bruin Diving ...
Los Angeles, CA
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vs. Stanford - Diving ...
Los Angeles, CA
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Friday, Jan 29
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
L, 118 - 182
Saturday, Jan 30
vs. California
Los Angeles, CA
L, 114 - 185
Friday, Feb 12 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. USC - Diving Start
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Feb 12 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Wednesday, Feb 24 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Swimming ...
Federal Way, WA
Thursday, Feb 25 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Swimming ...
Federal Way, WA
Friday, Feb 26 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Swimming ...
Federal Way, WA
Saturday, Feb 27 - All Day PST
vs. Pac-12 Swimming ...
Federal Way, WA
Monday, Mar 07 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Zone E Diving ...
Flagstaff, AZ
Wednesday, Mar 16 - All Day PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Atlanta, GA
BRUINS ON PAC-12 NETWORKS