Nov. 19, 2009
The 400 medley relay team led the Bruin swimmers on day one of the Toshiba Classic in Long Beach as they placed fourth overall in a time of 3:44.84. The foursome of senior Isabell Fischer, junior Brittany Beauchan and freshmen Lindsey Marchand and Kelsey Hall were just over a second shy of the NCAA "B" standard.
Also on Thursday, junior Lauren Hall was 11th in the 500 free (4:53.01), while teammate Alex Sullivan placed 15th (4:54.05). In the 200 IM, freshman Laurence Delisle was the top finisher, placing 12th in a time of 2:04.88. Sophomore Bianca Casciari finished a few spots behind Delisle in 14th-place in a time of 2:05.16.
Sophomore Madison Fitzgerald was the top finisher in the 50 free, swimming 24.28.
Competition continues on Friday with the 200 medley relay, 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, 100 breast, 100 back and 800 free relay.