Mazutaityte edged Boise State's Sam Wicks by .29 seconds and set a new Fresno State record in the 200-yard backstroke championship final.
Fresno State set a new top mark in the 200-yard medley relay with Ugne Mazutaityte, Brooke Rodriguez, Tarryn Rennie and Leah Hatayama.
The Fresno State swimming and diving team looks for big performances from Leah Hatayama and Ugne Mazutaityte.
Six swimmers and one diver will be honored on Senior Day as the Bulldogs host San Jose State; fans will receive free swim caps and autograph cards.
The Fresno State swimming and diving team won 13 of 20 events to propel them to finish with 817.5 points.
2016 MW Championships (2/17-2/20)
Fresno State Swim & Dive (Nov. 14 vs. Fresno Pacific and UC Santa Cruz)
Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.
Last Updated on Nov. 14, 2015
2015-16 (SENIOR): Placed third in the 1-meter and 3-meter dives against UC Santa Cruz and Fresno Pacific on Nov. 14.
2014-15 (JUNIOR): Named a 2014-15 Mountain West Scholar-Athlete ... set personal-bests in 1-meter and 3-meter dives.
2013-14 (SOPHOMORE): N/A
2012-13 (FRESHMAN): Named to the 2013 Spring Academic All-Mountain West team ... during her first year as a Bulldog, Ruth was named Freshman Diver of the Year, an award voted on by her teammates ... she recorded a career best score of 228.80 in the 1-meter dive at the final home meet of the season vs. UC Davis ... she also recorded a career best score of 201.15 vs. UC Davis in the 3-meter dive ... Ruth recorded her career best Platform score of 142.10 at the Phill Hansel Invite in November.
HIGH SCHOOL: A three year letterwinner in diving ... earned MVP in 2011 ... honored as an All-American in 2012 ... named a Fresno Bee All-Star in 2011 and 2012 ... was the West Yosemite League champ in 2012 ... won Most Improved for Basketball in 2011 ... was on the dance team for the 2011-12 season ... Associate Student Body President from 2011-12 ... Officer of Special Assignments from 2010-11.
PERSONAL: Parents are Melissa and Michael Ruth ... has a younger brother Dallas ... hobbies include diving, talking, dancing, sleeping, eating and doing fun things ... her favorite athlete is Katie Bell because she watched her dive in the Olympics ... admires her family and friends most because they support every decision she makes ... also recruited to CSU Bakersfield ... chose to attend Fresno State because it is a nice school and it really takes care of its athletes.
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