Swimming & Diving Set To Host Final Home Meets Of The Season

Jan. 6, 2011

The No. 23 UCLA swimming and diving team will wrap up the home season this weekend as they host the Bruin Diving Invitational and a double dual with Boise State and Washington State. The diving meet runs Friday through Sunday, while the meet against BSU and WSU will be on Friday at 1:00 pm. Home meets are held at the Spieker Aquatics Center.

The meets also mark the final competition at home for nine seniors - Brittany Beauchan, Lindsey Buchbinder, Lauren Hall, Carly Lyons, Dani Milligan, Karina Silva, Alex Sullivan, Sam Vanden Berge and Laura Winn. The Bruins will recognize the seniors after the conclusion of the dual meet.

Boise State comes to UCLA with a 7-0 record. They have never competed in a dual against the Bruins. Washington State also comes to the meet with an undefeated record, 6-0, and have not competed against UCLA in a dual since the 2003-2004 season. The Bruins lead the series all-time 4-0.

The diving invite will feature the Bruins, USC, San Diego, UC Santa Barbara, Stanford, Cal, Colorado State, Boise State, Tulane, San Diego State, Fresno State and Cal Poly. Women's 3M is Friday with 1M on Saturday. Both springboard events will begin at 11:00 am each day. Tower is on Sunday beginning at 9:30 am. There will be a prelim, semifinal and final round of diving on springboard, while the tower will feature a prelim and final.

With just over a month to go in the regular season, several Bruin swimmers continue to be ranked in the top 25 nationally. Below is a list of ranked swimmers.

  • Sam Vanden Berge - 14th, 1650 free (16:16.70)

  • Brittany Beauchan - 7th, 200 breast (2:09.69); 17th, 100 breast (1:00.58)

  • Yasi Jahanshahi - 11th, 100 fly (52.94); 20th, 200 fly (1:58.20)

  • Bianca Casciari - 20th, 100 fly (53.42)

  • Lauren Hall - 8th, 400 IM (4:09.03); 11th, 200 IM (1:58.50)

  • 200 free relay - 21st (1:32.07)

  • EVENT INFORMATION
    UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
    Saturday, Nov 07
    at Arizona State
    Tempe, AZ
    W, 180 - 116
    LIVE NOW
    vs. Trojan Diving ...
    Los Angeles, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Trojan Diving ...
    Los Angeles, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Trojan Diving ...
    Los Angeles, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. A3 Invitational
    Monterey Park, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. A3 Invitational
    Monterey Park, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. A3 Invitational
    Monterey Park, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Texas Invitational
    Austin, TX
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Texas Invitational
    Austin, TX
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Texas Invitational
    Austin, TX
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Minnesota ...
    Minneapolis, MN
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Texas Invitational
    Austin, TX
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Minnesota ...
    Minneapolis, MN
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Texas Invitational ...
    Austin, TX
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. USA Diving Winter ...
    Indianapolis, IN
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Bruin Diving ...
    Los Angeles, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    vs. Boise State
    Salt Lake City, UT
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    LIVE NOW
    at Utah
    Salt Lake City, UT
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    LIVE NOW
    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
    LIVE NOW
    vs. Bruin Diving ...
    Los Angeles, CA
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    LIVE NOW
    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