Feb. 21, 2007
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. - The University of New Mexico women's swimming and diving team is in sixth place after day one of the Mountain West Conference Championships hosted by Oklahoma City Community College in Oklahoma City, Okla. The Lobos, with 63 points, trail BYU's 120, Wyoming's 107, Utah's 86, Colorado State's 76 and UNLV's 72. TCU, Air Force and San Diego State are behind the Lobos with 59, 44 and 36 pts, respectively.
After day one last year the Lobos were in seventh place with 65 points.
Junior diver Carrie Quinn had a great night. She finished sixth on the 3-meter springboard with a total of 271.75 points. This marked the first time Quinn has finaled on this event.
Day two finals begin Thursday at 6 p.m. The scheduled events are the 1-meter board, 500-yard free, 200-yard individual medley and 50-yard free.
For the first time, real-time results will be available online by visiting http://themwc.cstv.com/livestats/c-swim/results/index.htm, or go to the MWC Swimming & Diving Championships page at http://themwc.cstv.com/champ/swim-champ-2007.html. Final results will also be posted on www.golobos.com.