UT sophomore Jordan Windle's teammates react to one of his dives during the 2019 NCAA Division I Men's Swimming and Diving Championships on Saturday March 30, 2019, at the Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center at UT. [STEVE LEWIS for STATESMAN]

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Texas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams sweep SMU

Posted February 7th, 2020

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Both Texas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams took victories over SMU on Friday in Dallas.

The No. 1 men’s team took a 194-101 win to finish the regular season undefeated. The Longhorns set 11 pool records at the Robson & Lindley Aquatics Center.

The women’s team, ranked No. 10, won 159-132 as Alison Gibson set a pool record with her win in the 3-meter diving event.

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Jordan Windle won the men’s 1-meter diving event with a score of 370.35. He also took second in the 3-meter event while Grayson Campbell took the win. Campbell finished with 414.08 points.

Gibson won the women’s 3-meter event with 343.88 points. Paola Pineda broke the old record, too, but finished behind Gibson with 329.03 points.

Texas opened the meet with a win in the 200-medley relay. Chris Staka, Caspar Corbeau, Alvin Jiang and Peter Larson teamed up to set the pool record at 1 minute, 25.11 seconds. On the women’s side, Claire Adams, Evie Pfeifer, Kelly Pash and Bridget Semenuk won with a time of 1:40.91.

Pash also won the 200 freestyle and the 100 breaststroke. Semenuk also won the 50 freestyle in 22.44 while Adams took the 100 fly in 56.09.

Jack Collins set the pool record in the 1,000 meters with a time of 8:57.53. For the women, Logan Shiller won in 10:10.45.

Drew Kibler finished the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:33.15 for another pool record. Jiang also set a pool record in the 100 fly with a time of 46.14.

Alex Zettle set the pool record in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:18.35.

Staka, Maxime Rooney, Austin Katz and Daniel Krueger set another pool record in the 200 freestyle relay with a time of 1:18.15.

Up next for both teams is the Big 12 Championships, coming up Feb. 26-29. Competition will take place at West Virginia.

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