Jan. 10, 2014
Tennessee: 3-2 (2-0 SEC)
#7 Missouri: 4-1
#15 Virginia Tech: 8-1
An SEC First: Saturday marks the first SEC dual meet between Tennessee and Missouri. The two teams did not face during the 2012-13 season.
The Home Stretch: Tennessee's men and women have just three more meets before the SEC Championships. Saturday's meet and then Jan. 25 at Georgia and home on Feb. 1 against Florida. The conference meet is Feb. 18-22 at Georgia.
Last Week at the UGA Diving Invite: Vol standout diver Mauricio Robles did not compete in last week's Georgia Diving Invitational because of a death in the family. Freshmen Michael Howell and Lee Fullam competed in all three events over the weekend. High talent will be on the boards this weekend. Both Missouri and Virginia Tech will be bringing NCAA finalists caliber athletes.
#15 Tennessee: 5-0 (2-0 SEC)
#21 Missouri: 2-3
Virginia Tech: 7-4
Back in Action: This meet is the first action for the entire team since the Georgia Tech Invitational (Nov. 22-24). Several team members competed at the AT&T Winter National Championships in the home pool at Allan Jones Aquatic Center (Dec. 5-7). Molly Hannis provided a highlight for the women's team, earning bronze in the 100 breaststroke. Heather Lundstrom swam the third fastest 200 butterfly times in history (1:56.60). UT also snagged third-place in the 200 medley relay and 800 freestyle relay.
Last Week at the UGA Diving Invite: Samantha Lera led the way at the Georgia Diving Invitational. She rebounded from a slow start on 1 meter to place fourth on platform and 10th on 3 meter. Tori Lamp, coming back from a shoulder injury, was third on 1-meter and made the finals on 3 meter.