Men's Swimming & Diving

Mesa Men's Swim & Dive Win Conference!!!

Mesa Men's Swim & Dive Win Conference!!!

PCAC Championship Meet 4/21-4/23/16  - FINAL SCORE

1st) San Diego Mesa 922

2nd) Grossmont 761

3rd) Palomar 753

4th) Southwestern 301

 

PCAC Championship Meet Highlights

  • SD Mesa wins Pacific Coast Athletic Conference swimming meet by 161 points!
  • Mesa won 15 out of the 18 swimming events
  • 8 Conference Meet Records
  • 5 School Records
  • First men's swimming & diving PCAC championship in school history
  • Mesa Sophomore Neil Franka & Mesa Freshman Brandon Crabtree named co-swimmers of the meet (6 individual wins, 7 meet records and 5 school records combined)
  • 13 individual event and 5 relay state qualifiers
  • Pacific Coast Athletic Conference Coach of the Year: Nathan Resch
  • 1-2-3 100 Freestyle Finish
 

Season Highlights:

  • Back-to-Back dual meet PCAC Champions (8-0 over the past 2 seasons)
  • Men's Aquatics posts first back-to-back Water Polo and Swimming & Diving PCAC Championships in the same academic year
 

Day 1

 

200 Freestyle Relay

1st) San Diego Mesa (Evangelista, Horne, Zapata, Crabtree) 1:25.71 ** School Record

 

500 Freestyle

1st) John Horne San Diego Mesa 4:50.55

 

200 IM

1st) Neil Franka San Diego Mesa 1:52.04 **New Conference Record

 

50 Free

1st) Brandon Crabtree San Diego Mesa 20.65 **New Conference Record

 

400 Medley Relay

1st) San Diego Mesa (Franka, Lao, Zapata, Crabtree) **New Conference & School Record

***Neil Franka leads off the relay with a new conference Record 100 Back 51.50

 

End of Day 1 scores:

SD Mesa 220

Grossmont 215

Palomar 169

Southwestern 123

 

Day 2

 

200 Medley Relay

1st) San Diego Mesa (Horne, Lao, Franka, Crabtree) 1:34.57 **New Conference & School Record

 

400 IM

1st) Christopher Evangelista San Diego Mesa 4:13.70

 

100 Fly

1st) Neil Franka San Diego Mesa 49.44  **New Conference Record

 

200 Free

1st) Brandon Crabtree San Diego Mesa 1:43.43

 

100 Breast

2nd) Chon Pong Lao San Diego Mesa 58.40

 

100 Back

1st) John Horne San Diego Mesa 54.15

 

800 Free Relay

1st) San Diego Mesa (Evangelista, Franka, Zapata, Horne) 7:08.99

 

End of Day 2 scores:

1st) San Diego Mesa 640

2nd) Grossmont 533

3rd) Palomar 505

4th) Southwestern 218

 

Day 3

 

Mile

2nd) Wyatt Schmidt San Diego Mesa 17:37.19

 

200 Back

1st) Neil Franka San Diego Mesa 1:52.10

 

100 Free

1st) Brandon Crabtree San Diego Mesa 45.14 **New Conference & School Record

2nd) Christopher Evangelista San Diego Mesa 47.96

3rd) Kevin Tunney San Diego Mesa 49.00

 

200 Breast

3rd) Chon Pong Lao San Diego Mesa 2:09.99

 

200 Fly

1st) Pablo Zapata San Diego Mesa 2:00.88

 

400 Free Relay

1st) San Diego Mesa (Franka, Horne, Evangelista, Crabtree) 3:06.20 **New Conference & School Record (from 1993)

 

Diving

1 Meter Diving

3rd) Jesse Vanderkolk San Diego Mesa 142.25

 

3 Meter Diving

3rd) Jesse Vanderkolk San Diego Mesa 132.45

 

FINAL SCORES

1st) San Diego Mesa 922

2nd) Grossmont 761

3rd) Palomar 753

4th) Southwestern 301