Oct. 8, 2011
Air Force leads host Colorado Mesa 120-46 and trails Utah 89-77 after the first day of the two-day competition. The Falcons came away in first place in the 200 yard medley relay, 100 breaststroke, 50 butterfly and 1650 freestyle events.
The Falcons dominated both the 50 fly and 1650 free events. The Falcons took first, third and fourth in the 50 fly, with freshman Kyle Casias taking third (23.92) and junior Anthony Chiaro placing fourth (24.00). Air Force had a 1-2-3 sweep in the 1650, with Alex Strom taking second (16:59.49) and junior Ryan Brigman placing third (17:03.06).
The AFA divers were led by sophomore Alex Pecci, who took fifth in the 1m springboard diving with 233.20 points. Junior Brent White took sixth with 207.60 points and freshman Greg Copeland took seventh with 195.15 points.
Day two action is Saturday, Oct. 8.