Photo by Joe Bergman
WHITTIER, Calif. (Feb. 21, 2015) – Sophomore Zofii Kaczmarek (New York, N.Y. / Stuyvesant) recorded a near-50-point improvement over last season to score 11 points for the Caltech swimming and diving team, which also picked up 24 on the 400 Medley Relay to total 89 through Day Three of the SCIAC Championships.
The Beavers trail Cal Lutheran University by just 22 points for eighth place.
Kaczmarek scored a 281.80 in the 3-meter competition while the relay team of junior Grace Lee (Artesia, Calif. / Gretchen Whitney), senior Shalini Majumdar (Orinda, Calif. / Miramonte), junior Alexandra Ilic (Austin, Texas / Westlake) and sophomore Kate Evans (Suwanee, Ga. / Lambert) clocked a 5:11.34. Lee led off the backstroke leg with a 1:21.62, followed by a big drop from Majumdar to record a 1:23.24 in the breaststroke. Ilic was timed at 1:16.20 on the butterfly and Evans brought it home in a 1:10.28.
During the morning prelim session, Evans chopped an impressive five seconds off her 200 Free time and Ilic about matched her personal best in the same event.
The fourth and final day of competition begins at 9:00 a.m. and will feature the 200 Back, 100 Free, 200 Breast, 200 Fly and 1650 Free, with finals commencing at 5:00 p.m. and including the 400 Free Relay.