Blue Raiders return to action on Nov. 4-5 at the Univ. of the South Invitational
COLUMBIA, Ky. -- Lindsey Wilson College got its first dual win in women's swimming program history with a 56-14 decision against visiting Berea (Ky.) College in a tri-meet with the Mountaineers and Warren Wilson (N.C.) College on Saturday morning at the Holloway Health & Wellness Center Natatorium.
The Blue Raider came up short against Warren Wilson 55-40 in just the second meet in women's swimming history at the college.
Freshman Stephanie Davis got things going for the Blue Raiders early with a win in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of two minutes and 15.85 seconds. That was followed up by her classmate Kate Spaulding finishing second in the 200-individual medley, touching in 2:28.31.
Sophomore Deah Reese picked up her first collegiate swimming win in the 100-backstroke with a time of 1:17.03 and newcomer Sarah Wood took first place in the 500-freestyle with a time of 5:46.19.
Spaulding topped her earlier second-place finish with a win in the 100-breaststroke, finishing in 1:13.95, which was more than seven seconds faster than the nearest competition.
The Blue Raiders wrapped up the meet with a win in the 200-free relay as Davis, Spaulding, Reese and Wood turned in a winning time of 1:52.29.
Lindsey Wilson returns to the pool on Nov. 4-5 at the University of the South Invitational in Sewanee, Tenn.