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Fresno State Women Earn Win Over Cal Poly Saturday, 176-124

Fresno State Women Earn Win Over Cal Poly Saturday, 176-124

SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. — Freshman swimmer Erin Kim won two individual events, and junior Stephanie Backlund as well as senior Emily Peters each won an event, but the Cal Poly women's swimming and diving team fell on Saturday to Fresno State, 176-124.

Kim won both the 100-yard freestyle and 100 butterfly in front of the home crowd at Anderson Aquatic Center. She first won the 100 free after finishing with a time of 53.26, which is the fastest time by a Mustang in the event this season. She later won the 100 fly with a time of 56.30 to end the meet with her first two individual wins of her Cal Poly career.

Peters won the 50 free after finishing the event with a time of 24.37. That is her second-fastest swim in that event this season.

Backlund won Cal Poly's first event of the meet with a win in the 200 free with a time of 1:54.42. That time is Backlund's second-fastest time in that event this season and the fourth-fastest time by a Mustang this season.

Cal Poly's diving team will be back in action at the UCLA Diving Invitational from Jan. 17-19 while swimming next competes when the Mustangs host UC Santa Cruz at Anderson Aquatic Center on Saturday, Jan. 25 at noon.