Boise State Prepares for Dual Meet Against San Jose State

What’s Happening:  The Boise State swimming & diving team travels to the Golden State to take on Western Athletic Conference foe San Jose State. The diving portion of the competition will begin Friday, Oct. 31 at 6:30 p.m. at Stanford’s Avery Aquatic Center, while the swimming events will take place Saturday, Nov. 1, beginning at 11:30 a.m.

About San Jose: San Jose State comfortably got past host UC Santa Cruz and Fresno State to improve to 7-1 on the dual season in Santa Cruz, Calif., on Saturday. Both opponents were competing in their season openers, with Fresno State re-introducing its program for the first time after a four-year hiatus. The Spartans' only loss thus far has come at national powerhouse Stanford, last year's third-place squad at the NCAA Championships, in their own opener on Friday, October 3.


The Schedule:  The meet has a standard 16-event format, with the 14 swimming events in the following order:

200 medley relay

1000 free

200 free

100 back

100 breast

200 fly

50 free


100 free

200 back

200 breast

500 free

100 fly


200 IM

200 free relay


Results: Following each day of competition, results can be found on the Bronco Athletics website at


Last Time Out:  The Broncos earned their first dual victory of the season after a pair of wins against Air Force and Northern Colorado at the WAC Shoot-Out in Las Cruces. Boise State junior Chelsea Lopus finished the WAC Shoot-Out with four wins and two school records.


Record Breaking Broncos: The Broncos have set 10 school records so far this season, with four of those being relays. Here is a list of those that have been broken ...


100 Breaststroke

1.            Emily Irvin           1:06.48  Oct. 10, 2008      at WAC Shootout


50 Freestyle

1.            Stephanie North              24.06     Oct. 4, 2008         vs. Utah & Washington


100 Freestyle

1.            Stephanie North              52.11     Oct. 3, 2008         vs. Utah & Washington


1000 Freestyle

1.            Katelyn Lofland 10:32.32               Oct. 10, 2008      at WAC Shootout%


200 IM

1.            Chelsea Lopus   2:08.29  Oct. 10, 2008      at WAC Shootout%


400 IM

1.            Chelsea Lopus   4:32.73  Oct. 11, 2008      at WAC Shootout%


200 Free Relay

1.            Boucher, North, Eichner, Nowatzke        1:38.49  Oct. 3, 2008 (vs. Utah & Washington)


400 Free Relay

1.            Boucher, North, Green, Nowatzke          3:36.12  Oct.4, 2008 (vs. Utah & Washington)


200 Medley Relay

1.            Green, Hahto, Lopus, Boucher   1:47.46  Oct. 3, 2008 (vs. Utah & Washington)


400 Medley Relay

1.            McLain, Irvin, Lopus, North          3:59.47  Oct. 11, 2008 (at WAC Shootout)

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