Men's swimming begin competition in NCAAs
Published: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:00 p.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:59 p.m.
What: NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships
Where: Indianapolis, Ind., at the IU Natatorium.
Who: Junior Marcin Cieslak, sophomore Matthew Curby, junior Brad deBorde, sophomore Matt Elliott, freshman Arthur Frayler, freshman Corey Main, senior Cameron Martin, sophomore Carlos Omana, redshirt junior Sebastien Rousseau, junior Connor Signorin, sophomore Eduardo Solaeche-Gomez, senior Jason Taylor, sophomore Dan Wallace and freshman Pawel Werner.
Swimmer to watch: Cieslak, from Warsaw, Poland, collected three top-three finishes to lead the Gators at the NCAAs last year. Cieslak won the SEC title in the 200 fly with the third lowest time in the country 1:42.17
Of note: The Gators did not drop a dual meet (7-0) this regular season. It is the second year in a row that they remained undefeated. UF is coming off of its first SEC Championship since 1993. Last season Florida continued its top-10 finish streak to 12-straight years after finishing eighth at the NCAA Championships.
On air: ESPN3 will stream live results for all sessions Friday and Saturday. Prelims will begin at 11 a.m. and 7 p.m. each day.
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