Swimming & Diving
Swimming and Diving Opens 2010-11 Season this Weekend
Oct. 7, 2010
EAST LANSING, Mich. - The Michigan State men's and women's swimming and diving teams will host the annual Green and White meet on Friday (Oct. 8) at 5 p.m. at McCaffree Pool at IM West. The teams will be competing in 22 total events, 11 men's and 11 women's.
The MSU women's swimming and diving team will kick off the 2010-11 season on Saturday (Oct. 9) at 11 a.m. at McCaffree Pool at IM West with a dual meet against Minnesota.
"I think both teams at this point are works in progress," said MSU head coach Matt Gianiodis. "We are looking forward to the weekend and opening up the upcoming season with the women hosting a good Minnesota team on Saturday."
Spartans and Minnesota
Setting the Mark
Senior Becca Ebner set a school record last season in the 100 butterfly with a time of 55.05 at the Big Ten Championships. Ebner already holds the record in the 200 butterfly when she turned in a time of 2:00.18 at the 2009 Big Ten Championships. Joining Ebner with a school record was junior Kerry Sodonis who also set a school record at the Big Ten Championships when she tied the 21-year-old record in the 100 breaststroke with a 1:03.09 mark. Sodonis tied Mary Schoenle who originally set the record in 1989.
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