2011-12 Cal Poly Men's and Women's Swimming Headlines

  • Three Cal Poly Swimmers Given PAC-12 All-Academic Honors
    April 06, 2012
    Three Cal Poly Swimmers Given PAC-12 All-Academic Honors Three Cal Poly men received Honorable Mention All-Academic honors in the PAC-12.
  • Thirteen Cal Poly Swimmers Earn MPSF All-Academic Honors
    April 05, 2012
    Thirteen Cal Poly Swimmers Earn MPSF All-Academic Honors Thirteen Cal Poly women swimmers have been named Mountain Pacific Sports Federation All-American Scholar-Athletes.
  • Cal Poly Finishes Eighth at the PAC-12 Championship
    March 03, 2012
    Cal Poly Finishes Eighth at the PAC-12 Championship The PAC-12 Championships wrapped up at East Los Angeles College as the Cal Poly men finished in eighth place with 120 total point
  • Cal Poly Men Still in Eighth Place at PAC-12 Championship
    March 02, 2012
    Cal Poly Men Still in Eighth Place at PAC-12 Championship The PAC-12 Championships continued at East Los Angeles College as the Cal Poly men looked to add more points in the competition.
  • Cal Poly Men in Eighth Place at PAC-12 Championship
    March 01, 2012
    Cal Poly Men in Eighth Place at PAC-12 Championship Day two of the PAC-12 Swimming Championships continued Thursday at East Los Angeles College in Monterey Park.
  • Cal Poly Men Compete at PAC-12 Championship
    February 25, 2012
    Cal Poly Men Compete at PAC-12 Championship The Cal Poly men swimming season is wrapping up their regular season as they compete at the PAC-12 Swimming Championships at East Los Angeles College in Monterey Park.
  • Cal Poly Swimming and Diving Women Honored
    February 22, 2012
    Cal Poly Swimming and Diving Women Honored Cal Poly women’s swimming and diving team has been named a Scholar All America Team by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Named All MPSF Selections
    February 21, 2012
    Cal Poly Swimmers Named All MPSF Selections The Mountain Pacific Sports Federation has announced the 2012 All-MPSF swimming selections and Cal Poly swimmers made the first and second teams.
  • Cal Poly Finishes Fourth at MPSF Championship
    February 18, 2012
    Cal Poly Finishes Fourth at MPSF Championship The Cal Poly women swimming season wrapped up their regular season Saturday with the final day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Swimming Championship.
  • Cal Poly Dives at MPSF Championships
    February 17, 2012
    Cal Poly Dives at MPSF Championships USAFA, Colo. – The Cal Poly women diving team competed Friday in the 1 meter event at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Swimming Championship taking place at the United States Air Force Academy.
  • Cal Poly Moves Up at MPSF Championship
    February 17, 2012
    Cal Poly Moves Up at MPSF Championship LOS ANGELES, California – The Cal Poly women swimmers had a solid performance in day three of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Swimming Championship. Cal Poly is currently in third place with 342.5 points.
  • Cal Poly Swims Well at MPSF Championship
    February 16, 2012
    Cal Poly Swims Well at MPSF Championship LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Cal Poly women’s swimming found success during the second day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships in the pool Thursday.
  • Cal Poly Competes at MPSF Championships
    February 15, 2012
    Cal Poly Competes at MPSF Championships LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Cal Poly women swimming and diving competed in the first day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships in at Los Angeles City College. The first event was the 200 yard medley relay. Cal Poly did not advance to the finals.
  • Cal Poly to Compete at MPSF Championship
    February 14, 2012
    Cal Poly to Compete at MPSF Championship SAN LUIS OBISPO, California – The Cal Poly Women Swimming and Diving season wraps up their regular season with a trip to the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Swimming and Diving Championship. The divers will be competing at the US Air Force Academy near Colorado Springs while the swimmers head to East Los Angeles College in Monterey Park.
  • Cal Poly Dominates UC Santa Cruz
    January 14, 2012
    Cal Poly Dominates UC Santa Cruz SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. – Cal Poly swimmers dominated UC Santa Cruz in the Anderson Aquatic center Saturday afternoon. The Cal Poly women tallied 217 points to UC Santa Cruz’s 63, with the Cal Poly men scoring 214 points to Santa Cruz’s 70.
  • Cal Poly Competes at Stanford Invitational
    January 14, 2012
    Cal Poly Competes at Stanford Invitational STANFORD, Calif. – The three-day Stanford Diving Invitational continued Saturday afternoon. Divers from Cal Poly faced divers from Stanford, Cal, UCLA, Fresno State and San Jose State.
  • Cal PolyWomen Defeat UC San Diego, Mustang Men Fall
    December 18, 2011
    Cal PolyWomen Defeat UC San Diego, Mustang Men Fall LA JOLLA, California – The Cal Poly women defeated the UC San Diego Tritons 185-113 at the Canyonview Aquatic Center on Sunday. The Mustang men fell to the Tritons 214-80. This was the first time the teams have competed since 2007.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Come Up Short
    December 17, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers Come Up Short SAN DIEGO, California – Cal Poly women came up short as they faced San Diego State Saturday afternoon at the Aztec Aquaplex. The final score was 147-113.
  • Benefield named MPSF Athlete of the Week
    December 14, 2011
    Benefield named MPSF Athlete of the Week SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -- Cal Poly senior Gloria Benefield (San Diego, CA/La Jolla HS) has been named the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation’s Athlete of the Week.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Win Finis Collegiate Invitational
    December 12, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers Win Finis Collegiate Invitational SOUTH GATE, California -- The 2011 Finis Collegiate Invitational ended Monday with Cal Poly the winners. The women finished in first place with 2760 points. The men also finished in first place with 2317.5 points.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Dominate at Invitational
    December 11, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers Dominate at Invitational The 2011 Finis Collegiate Invitational wrapped up Sunday with Cal Poly dominating the three day event. Both men and women finished in first place.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers in the Lead at Invitational
    December 10, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers in the Lead at Invitational SOUTH GATE, California -- The 2011 Finis Collegiate Invitational has Cal Poly men and women in first place after the first two days of competition. The women have amassed 785 points through the first 336 events. The men stand at 606.5 with one more day of competition to go.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Wrap Up Winter Nationals
    December 03, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers Wrap Up Winter Nationals ATLANTA, Georgia -- The 2011 AT&T Winter National Championships wrapped up Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia. The final day of competition was the busiest of the three for Cal Poly swimmers with seven Mustangs swimming in five events.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Compete at Winter Nationals Day 2
    December 02, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers Compete at Winter Nationals Day 2 ATLANTA, Georgia -- The 2011 AT&T Winter National Championships continued Friday and will wrap up on Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia. On the second day of competition, Cal Poly had five athletes competing in four events.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Compete at Winter Nationals
    December 01, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers Compete at Winter Nationals The 2011 AT&T Winter National Championships kicked off Thursday and continues through Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia. Eight Cal Poly athletes qualified to compete in 12 separate events during the competition, though none advance to Thursday night’s finals.
  • Mustang Swimmers and Divers Claim Team Titles in Cal Poly Shootout
    November 12, 2011
    Mustang Swimmers and Divers Claim Team Titles in Cal Poly Shootout Lacey Buck and Sami McIntyre were double-event winners and led the Cal Poly women's swimming and diving team to victory on the second and final day of competition Saturday in the Cal Poly Shootout at the Anderson Aquatic Center.
  • Mustang Men and Women Lead After First Day of Cal Poly Shootout
    November 11, 2011
    Mustang Men and Women Lead After First Day of Cal Poly Shootout Cal Poly won 15 of the 16 women’s swimming and diving events en route to a commanding lead after the first of two days of competition in the Cal Poly Shootout on Friday at the Anderson Aquatic Center. The Cal Poly men’s team also is in first place with 262 points.
  • Cal Poly Women Defeat UCSB in Dual Meet, Mustang Men Fall
    November 05, 2011
    Cal Poly Women Defeat UCSB in Dual Meet, Mustang Men Fall Senior Gloria Benefield won two events and swam a leg on a winning relay team as Cal Poly defeated UC Santa Barbara 177.5 to 117.5 in a women’s dual swimming and diving meet Saturday at the Anderson Aquatic Center. The Mustang men’s team dropped a 167-121 verdict to the visiting Gauchos.
  • Cal Poly Swim/Dive Teams Fall to Denver in Men's and Women's Duals
    October 29, 2011
    Cal Poly Swim/Dive Teams Fall to Denver in Men's and Women's Duals Konrad Antoniuk won three events on the men’s side while Lacey Buck, Gloria Benefield and Angie Haven were double-event winners on the women’s side, but Cal Poly dropped men’s and women’s dual swim meets to Denver on Saturday at the Anderson Aquatic Center. The visiting Pioneers won the men’s meet 171-129 and took the women’s dual 175-112.
  • San Diego State Defeats Cal Poly in Women's Dual Swim Meet, 180-112
    October 22, 2011
    San Diego State Defeats Cal Poly in Women's Dual Swim Meet, 180-112 Cal Poly won three of the final four events, but fell 180-112 to San Diego State in a modified 16-event dual meet Saturday morning at the Anderson Aquatic Center.
  • Cal Poly Women Swimmers Fall to San Diego State, 168-130
    October 21, 2011
    Cal Poly Women Swimmers Fall to San Diego State, 168-130 Junior Angie Haven was a double-winner and Cal Poly won seven of the 16 events but fell 168-130 to San Diego State in a non-conference dual swmming and diving meet Friday afternoon at the Anderson Aquatic Center.
  • Cal Poly Swimmers Renfro, Lindsay Named to Scholastic All-American Team
    October 18, 2011
    Cal Poly Swimmers Renfro, Lindsay Named to Scholastic All-American Team Cal Poly freshmen Christian Renfro and Kyle Lindsay have been named to the 2010-11 USA Swimming Scholastic All-American Team.
  • Cal Tops Cal Poly in Season-Opening Relays
    September 24, 2011
    Cal Tops Cal Poly in Season-Opening Relays The University of California won all four mixed relay events to wrap up a season-opening two-day swim meet at Cal Poly’s Anderson Aquatic Center.
  • Cal Swimmers Sweep King and Queen of the Pool Season Openers at Cal Poly
    September 23, 2011
    Cal Swimmers Sweep King and Queen of the Pool Season Openers at Cal Poly Sophomore Joseph Wasko and junior Angie Haven were Cal Poly’s top finishers in the season-opening King and Queen of the Pool pentathlon between Cal Poly and the University of California on Friday at the Anderson Aquatic Center.
  • Eleven Women's Swimmers Earn MPSF All-Academic Honors
    June 02, 2011
    Eleven Women's Swimmers Earn MPSF All-Academic Honors Led by distance freestylers Caitlin Lee and Lacey Buck, a total of 11 members of Cal Poly’s women’s swimming and diving team were named to the 2011 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation All-Academic Team on Thursday.
  • Kline Earns Mid-Major All-American Honors
    May 02, 2011
    Kline Earns Mid-Major All-American Honors Cal Poly senior swimmer Peter Kline has been named Mid-Major Male Swimmer of the Year and was named to the Mid-Major All-American Team by CollegeSwimming.com.
  • Kline Breaks Record in 200 Backstroke at NCAA Finals
    March 26, 2011
    Kline Breaks Record in 200 Backstroke at NCAA Finals Cal Poly senior Peter Kline shattered the school record in the 200 backstroke Saturday afternoon, but it still wasn’t good enough to advance to the championship or consolation finals in the NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships.
  • Kline to Compete in NCAA Finals for Second Straight Year
    March 09, 2011
    Kline to Compete in NCAA Finals for Second Straight Year For the second straight year, Cal Poly will be represented at the NCAA Division I Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships by Peter Kline.
  • Kline Sparks Cal Poly on Final Day of Pac-10 Championships
    March 05, 2011
    Kline Sparks Cal Poly on Final Day of Pac-10 Championships Cal Poly senior Peter Kline placed 11th in the 200 backstroke and swam the first leg on the Mustangs’ 400 freestyle relay team which broke a school record on the final day of competition in the Pacific-10 Conference Men's Swimming and Diving Championships on Saturday night at the Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool.
  • Buck Claims 1,650 Freestyle; Cal Poly Third at MPSF Finals
    February 26, 2011
    Buck Claims 1,650 Freestyle; Cal Poly Third at MPSF Finals Cal Poly shattered two more school records and placed five swimmers in the top eight in the 200 butterfly on Saturday, the final day of competition in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships at the Belmont Plaza Olympic Pool.