Freshman Missy Franklin won three events as the top-ranked Cal women's swimming and diving team cruised 229-69 over Arizona State on Friday at Spieker Aquatics Complex.

In their first dual meet in more than 21/2 months, the Bears claimed at least the top two positions in 10 of 12 races.

Franklin, the darling of the 2012 London Olympics, posted a two-second win in the 200-yard freestyle in 1 minute, 7 seconds. She completed the 200 backstroke in 1:57.86 and also claimed the 500 freestyle in 4:50.90.

Other multiple Cal winners were Cindy Tran (100 backstroke, 100 butterfly), Marina Garcia (100 and 200 breaststrokes) and Celina Li (200 butterfly, 400 IM).

No. 4 Stanford beat No. 10 Arizona 158-137 at Avery Aquatics Center, as Felicia Lee (100 backstroke, 100 butterfly) and Katie Olsen (100 and 200 breaststrokes) each won two events.

David Nolan (100 freestyle, 100 backstroke) and Danny Thomson (500 and 1,000 freestyle) and diver Kristian Ipsen each won two events to help the Stanford men's team beat visiting Arizona 185-113 in a Pac-12 opener.

No. 4 Cal (4-0, 1-0 Pac-12) won 12 races en route to a 178-113 men's rout over Arizona State. The host Bears got two wins each from Josh Prenot (100 breaststroke, 400 IM) and Ryan Murphy (100 and 200 freestyles).

  • Seventh-ranked BYU (5-2, 5-0 MPSF) rallied to a 25-13, 21-25, 12-25, 25-23, 15-12 men's volleyball win over No. 6 Stanford in Provo, Utah. Brian Cook had 17 kills and James Shaw had 45 assists for the Cardinal.


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  • Lynn Chi's 6-1, 7-6 (2) win over Daniella Silva clinched No. 8 Cal's 4-0 women's victory over Santa Clara at the ITA Kick-Off Weekend at the Hellman Tennis Complex. Both teams were playing their season opener.

    No. 1 Stanford cruised past UC Davis 7-0 in the season opener for both teams at the Taube Family Stadium. The Cardinal collected win No. 900 in the program's history as Ellen Tsay got the clincher, 6-0, 6-1 over Caroline Doyle.

  • The No. 25 Cal women's gymnastics team (3-4, 0-3 Pac-12) lost 196.000-195.350 to No. 23 Arizona State (5-1, 2-0) in Tempe. The Bears claimed at least a share of the title in three of the four events, and freshman Charlie Owens won the all-around title.

  • No. 12 San Jose State edged No. 17 UC Santa Barbara 9-8 on Victoria Smith's goal with nine seconds left at the UCSB Winter Invitational women's water polo tournament. The Spartans then routed Azusa Pacific 18-6.

    Soccer

    Earthquakes Chris Wondolowski and Clarence Goodson made the final cut of 22 players as the U.S. team will prepare for a Feb. 1 game against South Korea in Carson.

    Staff writer Elliott Almond contributed to this report.