Stanford Beats Cal to Finish Season a Perfect 8-0

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It was Senior Day on the farm as Stanford went head-to-head against California in the final dual meet of the season. Both teams came into the meet undefeated but only Stanford remained perfect after winning 171 – 90 to go 8-0 on the year.

Katie Ledecky swam a 1000-200 free double to begin the day and won both races. In the 1000 yard free she finished in a time of 9:13.74.


 Event 2  Women 1000 Yard Freestyle
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    Name           Year School               Seed     Finals       Points 
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  1 Ledecky, Katie   SO Stanford-PC            NT    9:13.74          9  
                 26.14        53.96 (27.82)
        1:22.19 (28.23)     1:50.62 (28.43)
        2:18.73 (28.11)     2:46.76 (28.03)
        3:14.40 (27.64)     3:41.85 (27.45)
        4:09.47 (27.62)     4:37.18 (27.71)
        5:04.65 (27.47)     5:32.24 (27.59)
        5:59.78 (27.54)     6:27.28 (27.50)
        6:54.65 (27.37)     7:22.35 (27.70)
        7:50.27 (27.92)     8:18.22 (27.95)
        8:46.08 (27.86)     9:13.74 (27.66)

In the 200 yard freestyle Katie finished in 1:43.00


 Event 3  Women 200 Yard Freestyle
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    Name           Year School               Seed     Finals       Points 
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  1 Ledecky, Katie   SO Stanford-PC            NT    1:43.00          9  
                 24.49        50.56 (26.07)
        1:16.84 (26.28)     1:43.00 (26.16)

After a bit of a rest Katie jumped back in the pool for her final race of the day, the 500 yard freestyle, where she won in a time of 4:34.54, just 0.6 sec off her pool record from last season.


 Event 12  Women 500 Yard Freestyle
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    Name           Year School               Seed     Finals       Points 
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  1 Ledecky, Katie   SO Stanford-PC            NT    4:34.54          9  
                 26.31        54.12 (27.81)
        1:22.38 (28.26)     1:50.05 (27.67)
        2:17.83 (27.78)     2:45.25 (27.42)
        3:12.81 (27.56)     3:40.32 (27.51)
        4:07.81 (27.49)     4:34.54 (26.73)

For full results from today’s meet, click here.

Since Katie has attended Stanford, they are 16-0 in dual meets.

Katie Ledecky and Stanford will return to the pool for the Pac-12 Championship which will take place from February 21 – 24 in Federal Way Washington as they try to defend their title from last season.

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