Broncos Head to WAC Swimming and Diving Championships

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BOISE, Idaho The Boise State University swimming and diving team heads to San Antonio, Texas, for its first-ever Western Athletic Conference Championships, Feb. 14-17, at the Palo Alto Natatorium.

Results from each day of competition will be posted at www.broncosports.com.

WAC Schedule The schedule for the four-day event is as follows:

Wednesday, February 14
Finals - 6:30 p.m.
200-Yard Medley Relay
800-Yard Freestyle Relay

Thursday, February 15
Swimming Preliminaries - 11:00 a.m.
500-Yard Freestyle
200-Yard Individual Medley
50-Free Style

Diving Preliminaries - 1:00 p.m.
1-Meter

Finals - 6:30 p.m.
500-Yard Freestyle
200-Yard Individual Medley
50-Yard Freestyle
1-Meter Diving
200-Yard Freestyle Relay

Friday, February 16
Swimming Preliminaries - 11:00 a.m.
400-Yard Individual Medley
100-Yard Butterfly
200-Yard Freestyle
100-Yard Breaststroke
100-Yard Backstroke

Diving Preliminaries - 1:00 p.m.
3-Meter

Finals - 6:30 p.m.
400-Yard Individual Medley
100-Yard Butterfly
200-Yard Freestyle
100-Yard Breaststroke
100-Yard Backstroke
3-Meter Diving
400-Yard Medley Relay

Saturday, February 17
Swimming Preliminaries - 11:00 a.m.
200-Yard Backstroke
100-Yard Freestyle
200-Yard Breaststroke
200-Yard Butterfly

Diving Preliminaries - 12:30 p.m.
Platform
1650-Yard Freestyle (all but last heat 4:40 p.m.
of timed finals slow to fast)

Finals - 6:30 p.m.
1650-Yard Freestyle
200-Yard Backstroke
100-Yard Freestyle
200-Yard Breaststroke
200-Yard Butterfly
Platform Diving
400-Yard Freestyle Relay

Diving Right In In her first season of competitive diving, senior diver Jennifer Dorling has posted seven individual victories in competition this season. Dorling was victorious in three of the four events against Nevada, won both diving events against Idaho and won both events against San Diego.

The Inaugural Meet In the first home meet in school history, Jan. 13, the Broncos were edged by the University of Nevada (113-111) in their closest dual meet of the season.

Pacing the Record Books - Senior Nikki DeWane holds seven individual Bronco records and was a member of four record-setting Bronco relay teams. Her individual records include the 50 free (26.54), 100 free (58.07 L.O.), 200 free (2:07.49 L.O.), 500 free (5:47.79), 100 breast (1:09.74), 200 breast (2:37.44), and 200 IM (2:24.92).

Sophomore Holly Chatelain, who earned the first-ever Bronco Award for going above and beyond the call of duty, holds the school record in the 1,000 free (12:21.60) and the 400 IM (5:21.88), and was a member of the Broncos’ record-setting 800 free relay team.

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