A total of 10 UC Davis swimmers and divers earned all-conference accolades as announced by the league on Wednesday.
UC Davis jumped from fifth place to third place during the final day of competition at the 2018 MPSF championships.
Three Aggies advanced to championship finals while thirteen more earned second swims and dives during the third day of competition at the MPSF championships in Southern California.
After day two at the MPSF championships in Southern California, UC Davis currently stands in fifth place as a team, just seven points behind BYU.
The Aggies finished fifth in the 200 medley relay and sixth in the 800 free relay.
2015-16: MOUNTAIN PACIFIC SPORTS FEDERATION FRESHMAN OF THE YEAR… MPSF CHAMPION in the 100 back, 200 back, and 400 IM, as well as swimming a leg of the championship-winning 400 medley relay… Became only the second Aggie to win three individual events at the MPSF Championships, joining Kayleigh Foley in 2012... ALL-MPSF FIRST TEAM in the 400 IM, 100 back, 400 medley relay, and 200 back… Became the third UC Davis women's swimmer to earn top rookie honors from the MPSF, following in the footsteps of Liliana Alvarez in 2011 and Hilvy Cheung in 2014... Set a school record in the 200 back (1:56.64) at the MPSF Championships… Named the MPSF/Turbo Athlete of the Week and MPSF Swimmer of the Week from CollegeSwimming.com on Jan. 14… Ranks third on the school's all-time list in the 100 back with a time of 54.12 in the prelims at the MPSF Championships... Also posted the eighth-fastest time in school history in the 200 IM (2:03.76) at the Phill Hansel Invitational and holds the second-fastest time in school history in the 400 IM with a time of 4:14.80 in the finals at the MPSF Championships -- just one-tenth of a second off the school record held by Heidi Kucera set in 2009... Swam a Schaal Aquatics Center record 2:00.04 in the 200 back against Fresno State on Jan. 8... Swam the third-fastest Schaal Aquatics Center time in the 100 back (56.17) and 200 back (2:01.04) against UC Santa Barbara... Finished 21st overall and qualified for the "C" final in the 400 IM at the AT&T WINTER NATIONALS in Federal Way, Wash., finishing seventh with a long-course meter time of 4:56.70... Also qualified for the "C" Final in the 200m back in Washington, finishing fourth with a time of 21:15.29, and finished 40th in the prelims of the 100m back with a time of 1:03.76... Other season-best times include: 25.09 in the 50 free at the Phill Hansel Invitational, 56.83 in the 100 free, 1:04.19 in the 100 fly, and 1:13.40 in the 100 breast at the Aggie Open, 2:12.27 in the 200 fly in a dual against Pacific.
VENTURA HS '15
Qualified for the 2016 UNITED STATES OLYMPIC TRIALS in the 200 back, finishing ninth overall and winning the consolation final in a time of 2:14.87 at the Los Angeles Invitational on July 10… Later added an Olympic Trails cut in the 100 back at the USA Swimming Junior Nationals on Aug. 2 with a time of 1:02.98 and in the 400 IM at the Speedo Grand Challenge on May 31 with a time of 4:53.02… Narrowly missed out on the qualifying time in the 100 back by less than half a second in Los Angeles, posting a time of 1:03.86 to fall just shy of the cut (1:03.39)… Also won the consolation final in the 400 IM (4:57.54)… Ventura County Star's Girls Swimmer of the Year… Named a NISCA Scholastic All-American… Set school records in two events and earned all-county honors in the 200 IM and 100 back as a senior… Won the 100 back and 200 IM at the 2014 Channel League meet, breaking a 19-year-old meet record in the 100 back in the process, with a CIF automatic time of 56.30.
Parents are Patrick and Mavis… Has a younger sister, Tea… Competed with the Buenaventura Swim Club.
SELECTED TOP TIMES
|50 Free||24.99||11/18/16||at Phill Hansel Invitational|
|100 Free||56.83||1/9/16||Aggie Open|
|100 Fly||1:04.19||1/9/16||Aggie Open|
|200 Fly||2:05.40||11/20/16||at Phill Hansel Invitational|
|100 Back||53.93||2/17/17||at MPSF Championships|
|200 Back||1:54.58 (SR)||11/20/16||at Phill Hansel Invitational|
|100 Breast||1:13.40||1/9/16||Aggie Open|
|200 Breast||2:31.48||1/29/17||at Fresno State|
|200 IM||1:59.74||2/16/17||at MPSF Championships|
|400 IM||4:10.86 (SR)||2/17/17||at MPSF Championships|