Swimming Competes at Husky Invitational

Dec. 4, 2000

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

Head Coach Tom Johnson took a smallsquad of Wyoming swimmers to the 53rd annual Husky Invitational inSeattle, Wash., this past weekend, Dec. 1-3.

The invite was attended by 30 women's and 33 men's teams with themajority of the them being high school level club teams.

In the collegiate division, the UW women placed fourth behind hostWashington, the University of Nevada and the University of Puget Sound.The Wyoming men placed second behind Washington.

UW's overall team scores would have been higher but they did not stayto compete in the finals late Sunday evening.

Sophomore Damian Storz had an outstanding meet, placing first in the400 IM (4:01.94), second in the 200 IM (1:54.93) and second in the 1000free (9:23.45). Storz' time in the 1000 free was the third best time inthat event in UW history.

Other top ten finishers for the Cowboys were senior Al Jarrell whoplaced fifth in both the 200 IM (1:55.80) and the 400 IM (4:07.36),sophomore Jake Weidert was fourth in the 400 IM (4:06.63) and ninth inthe 200 IM (1:56.68), junior Guy Fulfer placed third in the 200 free(1:41.45), senior Jason Garman placed eighth in the 50 free (21.49),senior Buddy Boysen finished eighth in the 100 back (54.52) andsophomore Ted Dibble placed tenth in the 200 free (1:44.45).

The Cowgirls only had two top ten finishers, sophomore Angie Sax andsophomore Mabry Fiddler. Sax placed fifth in the 100 fly with a time of57.45 and Fiddler placed eighth in the 400 IM with a time of 4:32.25.Fiddler's time was the fourth best time in UW history in the 400 IM.