Feb. 18, 2012
MONTEREY PARK, Calif. - The University of San Diego women's swim team concluded day three of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation championships on Friday at East Los Angeles College with three top-five finishes. Freshman Keenan Lineback took fourth place in the 400 IM, while senior Sarah Geerdes finished fourth in the 200 free and USD's A relay posted a fifth-place finish in the 200 free relay.
The day started off with Lineback clocking a 4:20.73 in the 400 IM. Melissa Andruzzi also took 10th in that event with a time of 4:23.50, while Eleanor Phillips finished in 14th at 4:30.20. Kelly Stone earned the Toreros' top finish in the next event, the 100 fly. Stone came in at 21st with a time of 57.59.
In the 200 free, Geerdes finished posted a time of 1:49.79, while Francesca Finucane finished right behind her in fifth place at 1:50.75. Taylor Noonan finished in 14th in that event with a time of 1:52.85.
Kristyn Deckard was USD's lone entry in the 100 back. Deckard finished in 23rd place with a time of 59.70. In the last event of the day, USD's A relay (Kimmel, Finucane, Andruzzi, Geerdes) captured fifth in the 200 free relay by posting a time of 1:35.20.
In the diving competition, senior Heather Hippensteel took third in the one-meter consolation final with a total of 218.65 points.
Overall, the Toreros were in fifth place after three days of competition with 223 total points. BYU leads with 490.5 points, followed by UC Santa Barbara (482 pts.), Cal Poly (342.5), and UC Davis (337).
The final day of competition is Saturday with prelims set for the morning followed by finals in the evening.
Men's Basketball Season Tickets
Starting as Low as $99
Pono Keni and Coach Lindsey talk about Saturday's Senior Day game against Butler
Coach Fisher and forward Maya Hood talk about Tuesday's home-opener against CSUN
Coach Smith and Brett Bailey preview the season opener at USC
Jonah Hodges and Dale Lindsey talk about Jonah's return and preview Davidson game
San Diego Fall Classic Preview
Coach Dagman previews the San Diego Fall Classic
USD's Women's Basketball team will start their season at Nevada this weekend
USD Men's Basketball - The Origins (1955-1973)
A Glance at the Beginnings of Torero Hoops
Coach Lindsey and Jeff Starr preview Campbell
Coach Lindsey and Jereke Armstrong talk about the season so far
WCC Media Day
Behind the scenes with Men's and Women's Basketball at WCC media day
Dale Lindsey and Anthony Lawrence on USD's 45-14 win
Anthony Lawrence and Coach Lindsey preview game vs. Warner
Torero Community Service
USD Athletics helps out at Father Joe's Village in downtown San Diego
Men's Basketball Camp Update
Kok and Carter talk about the upcoming season
Toreros host Bulldogs for Homecoming game
Toreros look for 4th straight win
Pack the Stadium Night
ITA All-American's Preview
Petronijevic, Angus, & Vittek Prepare
USD Looks to Extend Home Win Streak
Toreros First True Road Game of 2015
CSUN and UCSB Preview
Toreros Look to Extend Win Streak
Aztec Invite Recap
Both Squads Finish Second
Toreros Take on Cross-town Rival
Highlights from 45-21 win
2015 Home Opener
Previewing Western New Mexico
Volleyball Tournament Preview
A preview of the USD Tournament
Men's Soccer Season Opener
Previewing No. 16 Cal
Training Camp Update
Coach Lindsey Recaps the First Two Weeks
2015 WSOC Preview
A brief preview of the 2015 Toreros.