Aug. 5, 1999
TEMPE, Ariz. - Francisco Sanchez followed up his gold-medal 100 meter butterfly performance on Tuesday with a ninth-place showing in Wednesday's 100 freestyle at the XII Pan American Games in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Sanchez, a 1999 Arizona State graduate and school record holder in the 100 free, won the consolation finals in a time of 50.83. Ecuador's Felipe Delgago, who last swam for ASU in 1997, placed 12th at 51.75. The gold medal went to Brazil's Fernando Scherer in a winning time of 49.19.