Thursday, February 11, 2016

La Salle Women's Swimming & Diving Has Strong Showing To Defeat Bucknell, 164-136

PHILADELPHIA - Junior Elizabeth Jordan won all three of her individual events to help the women's swimming & diving team defeat Bucknell, 164-136, on Saturday afternoon at Kirk Pool.

La Salle Women's Swimming & Diving Has Strong Showing To Defeat Bucknell, 164-136

0 comments

 

PHILADELPHIA – Junior Elizabeth Jordan won all three of her individual events to help the women’s swimming & diving team defeat Bucknell, 164-136, on Saturday afternoon at Kirk Pool.

 

Jordan won the 200-free in 1:54.90, 50-free in 24.25 and 100-free in 52.97.

 

She also helped the 200-medley relay to a first-place finish (1:48.69), along with freshman Amina Wilson, sophomore Katie Snee and junior Jessica Simunek.

 

Simunek won the breaststroke events, taking the 100-breast in 1:07.20 and the 200-breast in 2:23.60.  The Cherry Hill, NJ native would finish second in the 200 IM (2:13.88).   Junior Olivia Armater finished third in the 100-breast (1:10.01).

 

Freshman Colleen Larkin swept the distance swims, taking first in 1000-free (10:22.20) and the 500-free (5:07.44).  Sophomore Greta Reichert turned in a pair of third-place finishes in the same events, the 1000-free in 10:37.65 and 500-free in 5:18.24.

 

Snee had a pair of third-place finishes, clocking in at 24.73 in the 50-free and 53.94 in the 100-free.

 

Wilson came in first in the 100-back (1:00.82) and also won 200-back in 2:08.35.  She would go on to place third in the 200 IM (2:14.99).  Freshman Chelsey Curran came in second in the 100-back (1:01.23).

 

In the 200-fly, freshman Lisa Woodman took second in 2:12.98, while senior Adriana Correa was third in the same event (2:13.07).  In the 100-fly, freshman Lianne McCluskey took second in 1:01.12.

 

In the 1-meter diving competition, senior Laurie McLaughlin took first with 244.88 points.  She would go on to win the 3-meter as well with 276.15 points.  

 

The Explorers won’t compete again until the Rhode Island Invitational in January. 

0 comments
We encourage respectful comments but reserve the right to delete anything that doesn't contribute to an engaging dialogue.
Help us moderate this thread by flagging comments that violate our guidelines.

Comment policy:

Philly.com comments are intended to be civil, friendly conversations. Please treat other participants with respect and in a way that you would want to be treated. You are responsible for what you say. And please, stay on topic. If you see an objectionable post, please report it to us using the "Report Abuse" option.

Please note that comments are monitored by Philly.com staff. We reserve the right at all times to remove any information or materials that are unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, indecent or otherwise objectionable. Personal attacks, especially on other participants, are not permitted. We reserve the right to permanently block any user who violates these terms and conditions.

Additionally comments that are long, have multiple paragraph breaks, include code, or include hyperlinks may not be posted.

Read 0 comments
 
comments powered by Disqus
About this blog
Athletic events and great performances are happening daily all over college campuses throughout the Philadelphia region. Sports U. is here to capture them with a partnership among the Daily News, philly.com and college athletic departments. Stories and photographs are provided by each college athletic communications staff to highlight what is happening with their respective teams.

Sports U.
Latest Videos:
Also on Philly.com:
letter icon Newsletter