Swimming and Diving Host CMS at Canyonview Aquatic Center
LA JOLLA, Calif. – The No. 6/2 UC San Diego swimming and diving team will host their first duel meet of the season to close out competition in October on Saturday October 26.
Saturday, October 26 – 12:00 p.m.
Canyonview Aquatic Center
ATTENDING THE MEET
General admission is free for all swim meets. Parking is free on the weekends.
SEASON SO FAR
The Tritons have impressed in the first couple of weeks of the season. At the USC Invite, the Tritons had 46 “B-Cut” times to start the season. A week later, eight meet records were broken at the annual Blue vs Gold inter-squad scrimmage. Diving had its first meet of the season at the Cal Baptist Invite where Kyland Parenti placed fourth on the 1-meter and Jasmyn Cheng came in fifth in the 3-meter.
SIZING UP CMS
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps will open up its season at UC San Diego. The Tritons have hosted CMS every year since the 2008-2009 season. CMS is one of the top Division III teams in the country, with the men ranking 19thand the women ranking 15th in the CSCAA preseason poll. Last season, the team finished 22nd at the Division III NCAA Championships.
HOW TO FOLLOW
Fans can follow the swimming and diving team on their social media platforms at @UCSDswimdive. Live results will be updated through the subscription-based platform meet mobile.
The men will have next weekend off as the women travel up to Davis to race against UC Davis, San Diego State, Pepperdine and CSU East Bay.
About UC San Diego Athletics
With 30 national team championships, nearly 150 individual titles and the top student-athlete graduation rate among Division II institutions in the United States, the UC San Diego intercollegiate athletics program annually ranks as one of the most successful in the country. The Tritons sponsor 23 intercollegiate sport programs that compete on the NCAA Division I and II levels and, beginning in summer 2020, will begin a full Division I and Big West Conference schedule and a 4-year reclassification period to Division I status. UC San Diego student-athletes exemplify the academic ideals of one of the world's preeminent institutions, graduating at an average rate of 91 percent - the highest rate among NCAA Division II institutions for the second straight year. A total of 80 Tritons have earned Academic All-America honors, while 36 have earned prestigious NCAA Post Graduate Scholarships. In competition, nearly 1,400 UC San Diego student-athletes have earned All-America honors.
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