SEATTLE --- The Seattle University men’s swim team opens its home schedule with a head-a-head battle against Grand Canyon at the Redhawk Center at 5 pm on Friday. The team will then host the Lopes in Federal Way, Wash., on Saturday at 11 am.
The Redhawks are coming off a well-rounded performance at the Logger Relays in their season opener last weekend. Seattle U took three of the nine events, overwhelming the field with a 36-point margin, en route to a first-place finish.
• Grand Canyon is coming off a fourth-place finish at the TYR Fall Classic hosted by Florida International.
• The Lopes are led by head coach Steve Schaffer who’s in his 12th season at the helm.
• GCU won its first-ever conference title last season winning the WAC Championships.