Dec. 2, 2005
Yale junior Moira McCloskey, finished 21st in the 100-meter backstroke (1:06.67) on the second day of the U.S. Open.
McCloskey, Yale's lone women's swimmer at the meet, is competing against a number of U.S. Olympic swimmers and high-profile international stars at James E. Martin Aquatics Center in Auburn, Ala. Approximately 600 athletes are registered for the meet.
Tomorrow the following men's and women's events will take place: 100-meter freestyle, 200-meter breaststroke, 200-meter butterfly and the 400-meter freestyle relay. The women's 800-meter freestyle and the men's 1500-meter freestyle will also take place.
Omega is carrying live results from the competition at www.omegatiming.com. In addition, session summaries and other coverage can be found on www.usaswimming.org. Prelims will begin each morning at 9:30 a.m., with finals at 6 p.m. Auburn is on Central Standard Time.