Florida State Men's Swimming & Diving - 1948-49 Year In Review

Florida State Men's Swimming & Diving - 1948-49 Year In Review

Coaching Staff
N.B. "Bim" Stults, Head Coach

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1948-49 Florida State Signees/Newcomers


1948-49 Roster - By Name

L
T                                    PY
R Name                  Pos     Cl   Ltr  Hometown (Prior School)
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  Dick Berndt           FS      Jr        Coral Gables
* Mark Brown            FS      Jr        Tampa
* Buddy Browning        IM-BR   So   *    Tallahassee
* Mike Castagna         BK      Fr        Janesville, WI
* Frank Cochran         FS-BK             Tallahassee
  Peter Dunn-Rankin     BR      Fr        Winter Park
* Warren Frost          FS                
* Jack Holmes           BR      Fr        
* Walt Jardine          FS      Fr        Lake Worth
  Wilton Jardine        IM      Fr        Lake Worth
  J Johnson             FS                
  Joe Mills             D                 
  Herb Seckel           IM-BR             
* Roger Slater          D       So        Akron, OH
* Don Wensinger         D                 
* Jack White            BK      So        Clearwater (Clearwater/Florida)
  Jack Williams         FS                
Lettermen from the 1950 FSU Football Media Guide, page 42.
From the 1950 FSU Football Media Guide, page 42.

1949 - Won 3 meets, lost 6.

Lettermen - Mark Brown, Buddy Browning, Mike Castagna, Frank Cochran, Warren Frost, Jack Holmes, Walter Jardine, Roger Slater, Don Wesinger and Jack White. Managers Mike Findley and Charlie Bradham.


1948-49 Schedules and Results

DATE
REF
LOC
OPPONENT
SCORE
01/22
Ref
A
MIAMI L 33-42
01/27
Ref
A
EMORY L 32-43
01/28
Ref
A
GEORGIA L 23-52
02/12
Ref
H
GEORGIA W 38-37
02/19
Ref
A
PENSACOLA NAS L 35-42
02/26
Ref
H
EMORY W 41-21
03/02
Ref
H
MIAMI L 35-40
03/05
Ref
N
SOUTHEASTERN AAU
March 4-5, 1949, Atlanta, Ga
 
03/19
Ref
H
CLEMSON W 50-25
04/06
Ref
H
PENSACOLA NAS L 27-47
EOY Stats Ref

                Overall   Home    Away   Neutral
------------------------------------------------
FSU RECORD IS    3- 6     3- 2     0- 4     0- 0


MIAMI 42, FLORIDA STATE 33
01/22/1949, CORAL GABLES, FL

From the Daily Democrat, January 24, 1949, page 6.

FSU's first places were won by Roger Slater in the diving event, Frank Cochran in the 50-yard free style and 200-yard breaststroke and the 400-meter freestyle relay team composed of Cochran, Warren Frost, Jack White and Mark Brown.

NOTE: One-meter and Three-meter diving were combined into one event.

Event 1 - 50-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
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  1    Frank Cochran                            5                                              

Event 2 - Diving
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
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  1    Roger Slater                             5                                              
  3    Don Wensinger                            1                                              

Event 3 - 400-Yard Freestyle Relay
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Relay Team A                             5                                              
       1) Mark Brown
       2) Warren Frost
       3) Frank Cochran
       4) Jack White

Event 4 - 200-Yard Breaststroke
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Frank Cochran                            5                                              

Event 5 - 440-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Walt Jardine                             3                                              


EMORY 43, FLORIDA STATE 32
01/27/1949, ATLANTA, GA

NOTE: One-meter and Three-meter diving were combined into one event.

Event 1 - 440-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Walt Jardine                             5                                              

Event 2 - 220-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Mark Brown                    2:21.6     5                                              
  2    Warren Frost                             3                                              

Event 3 - Diving
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Roger Slater                             5                                              
  2    Don Wensinger                            3                                              

Event 4 - 100-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Frank Cochran                            3                                              

Event 5 - 100-Yard Backstroke
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  3    Jack Holmes                              1                                              

Event 6 - 200-Yard Breaststroke
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Buddy Browning                           3                                              
  3    Peter Dunn-Rankin                        1                                              


GEORGIA 52, FLORIDA STATE 23
01/28/1949, ATHENS, GA

NOTE: One-meter and Three-meter diving were combined into one event.

Event 1 - 220-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Walt Jardine                             5                                              

Event 2 - 440-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Walt Jardine                             5                                              

Event 3 - Diving
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  3    Roger Slater                             1                                              

Event 4 - 200-Yard Breaststroke
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Buddy Browning                           5                                              


FLORIDA STATE 38, GEORGIA 37
02/12/1949, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Event 1 - 50-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Frank Cochran                   25.2     5                                              

Event 2 - 100-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Frank Cochran                   56.4     5                                              

Event 3 - 400-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Walt Jardine                  4:54.2     5                                              

Event 4 - Diving
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Roger Slater                             5                                              

Event 5 - 200-Yard Breaststroke
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Buddy Browning                           5                                              


PENSACOLA NAS 42, FLORIDA STATE 35
02/19/1949, PENSACOLA, FL

Event 1 - 50-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Frank Cochran                            5                                              
  2    Jack White                               3                                              

Event 2 - 100-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Frank Cochran                            5                                              


FLORIDA STATE 41, EMORY 21
02/26/1949, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Event 1 - 200-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Mark Brown                               5                                              

Event 2 - 400-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Mark Brown                               5                                              

Event 3 - Diving
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Don Wensinger                            5                                              
  2    Roger Slater                             3                                              
  3    Joe Mills                                1                                              


MIAMI 40, FLORIDA STATE 35
03/02/1949, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Event 1 - 200-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Walt Jardine                             3                                              
  3    Mark Brown                               1                                              

Event 2 - 50-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Jack White                               3                                              
  3    Frank Cochran                            1                                              

Event 3 - Diving
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Roger Slater                             5                                              
  2    Don Wensinger                            3                                              

Event 4 - 100-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Frank Cochran                            3                                              

Event 5 - 100-Yard Backstroke
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Mike Castagna                            3                                              

Event 6 - 200-Yard Breaststroke
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Buddy Browning                           3                                              

Event 7 - 400-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Walt Jardine                             3                                              

Event 8 - 400-Yard Freestyle Relay
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Relay Team A                             5                                              
       1) Warren Frost
       2) Jack White
       3) Mark Brown
       4) Frank Cochran


SOUTHEASTERN AAU
03/05/1949, March 4-5, 1949, Atlanta, Ga

From the Sunday News-Democrat, page 11.

Roger Slater placed 2nd in one-meter diving and Walter Jardine placed 4th in the 440-yard freestyle.

Event 1 - One-Meter Diving
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Roger Slater                             4                                              

Event 2 - 440-Yard Freestyle
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Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  4    Walt Jardine                             2                                              


PENSACOLA NAS 47, FLORIDA STATE 27
04/06/1949, TALLAHASSEE, FL

Event 1 - 220-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Mark Brown                               3                                              

Event 2 - 50-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Frank Cochran                   24.6     5                                              
  2    Jack White                               3                                              

Event 3 - Diving
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  1    Roger Slater                             5                                              

Event 4 - 100-Yard Freestyle
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Frank Cochran                            3                                              

Event 5 - 100-Yard Backstroke
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  2    Mike Castagna                            3                                              
  3    Jack Holmes                              1                                              

Event 6 - 200-Yard Breaststroke
====================================================
Place  Name                             Time  Points
====================================================
  3    Buddy Browning                           1                                              


1949 EOY Stats

Mark Brown Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/22/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 01/27/1949 EMORY 220-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 02/26/1949 EMORY 200-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 02/26/1949 EMORY 400-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 200-Yard Freestyle 3 1.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 220-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 21.50 Buddy Browning Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/27/1949 EMORY 200-Yard Breaststroke 2 3.00 01/28/1949 GEORGIA 200-Yard Breaststroke 1 5.00 02/12/1949 GEORGIA 200-Yard Breaststroke 1 5.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 200-Yard Breaststroke 2 3.00 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 200-Yard Breaststroke 3 1.00 17.00 Mike Castagna Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 03/02/1949 MIAMI 100-Yard Backstroke 2 3.00 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 100-Yard Backstroke 2 3.00 6.00 Frank Cochran Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/22/1949 MIAMI 50-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 01/22/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 01/22/1949 MIAMI 200-Yard Breaststroke 1 5.00 01/27/1949 EMORY 100-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 02/12/1949 GEORGIA 50-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 02/12/1949 GEORGIA 100-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 02/19/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 50-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 02/19/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 100-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 50-Yard Freestyle 3 1.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 100-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 50-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 100-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 47.50 Peter Dunn-Rankin Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/27/1949 EMORY 200-Yard Breaststroke 3 1.00 1.00 Warren Frost Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/22/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 01/27/1949 EMORY 220-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 5.50 Jack Holmes Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/27/1949 EMORY 100-Yard Backstroke 3 1.00 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 100-Yard Backstroke 3 1.00 2.00 Walt Jardine Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/22/1949 MIAMI 440-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 01/27/1949 EMORY 440-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 01/28/1949 GEORGIA 220-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 01/28/1949 GEORGIA 440-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 02/12/1949 GEORGIA 400-Yard Freestyle 1 5.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 200-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 03/05/1949 SOUTHEASTERN AAU 440-Yard Freestyle 4 2.00 31.00 Joe Mills Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 02/26/1949 EMORY Diving 3 1.00 1.00 Roger Slater Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/22/1949 MIAMI Diving 1 5.00 01/27/1949 EMORY Diving 1 5.00 01/28/1949 GEORGIA Diving 3 1.00 02/12/1949 GEORGIA Diving 1 5.00 02/26/1949 EMORY Diving 2 3.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI Diving 1 5.00 03/05/1949 SOUTHEASTERN AAU One-Meter Diving 2 4.00 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS Diving 1 5.00 33.00 Don Wensinger Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/22/1949 MIAMI Diving 3 1.00 01/27/1949 EMORY Diving 2 3.00 02/26/1949 EMORY Diving 1 5.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI Diving 2 3.00 12.00 Jack White Date Opponent Event Place Points ========== ============================== ============================== ===== ====== 01/22/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 02/19/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 50-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 50-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 03/02/1949 MIAMI 400-Yard Freestyle Relay 1 1.25 04/06/1949 PENSACOLA NAS 50-Yard Freestyle 2 3.00 11.50