Feb. 25, 2003
WHAT: Pacific-10 Conference Women's Swimming Championships.
WHO: Women's swimming and diving teams from Arizona, Arizona State, California, Oregon State, Stanford, UCLA, USC, Washington and Washington State.
WHEN: Thursday, February 27-Saturday, March 1. Preliminaries begin at 11 a.m. and finals begin at 6 p.m. each evening.
WHERE: Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center 650 SW Campus Drive Federal Way, WA 98023
TICKETS: Tickets for the 2003 Pac-10 Women's Swimming & Diving Championships may be purchased at the Aquatic Center each day at 10 a.m. All-Session passes are $25 for adults and $15 for students/seniors. One-Day passes can be purchased for $10 for adults and $5 for students/seniors.
MEDIA INFORMATION: The University of California is hosting the championships and will handle all publicity of the 2003 Women's Swimming & Diving Championships. Credential requests can be forwarded to Lori Haro via email (firstname.lastname@example.org), or by phone (510-643-2938).
MEET RESULTS:All preliminary and finals results can be accessed at www.calbears.com. If you would like to be placed on a results email or fax list, please contact Lori Haro (see contact information above).
THE PARTICIPANTS: The 2003 Pac-10 Women's Swimming & Diving Championships features 27 returning All-Americans. Arguably the country's strongest swimming and diving conference, this season's championships showcase the 2002 NCAA Swimmer and Diver of the year. Headlining the meet on the swimming side will be Cal's Natalie Coughlin. Coughlin, Swimming World's 2002 Female World Swimmer of the Year, is a two-time NCAA Swimmer of the Year and holds five world and 33 American records. A total of seven swimmers and one diver-the 2002 NCAA Diver of the Year, USC's Blythe Hartley-tallied 15 NCAA Championship titles last year.