COLUMBIA, Ky. – The Lindsey Wilson men's and women's swimming teams both picked up victories in a dual meet Saturday against Bethel at the Holloway Center Natatorium, the men's team won by a score of 138-20 and the women's team won 103-35.
The Blue Raider men's team won 10 events led by Clemens Paetzold who won three individual events. Paetzold picked up his first victory of the day in the 50-yard freestyle. He then finished first in the 500-yard freestyle. His final individual win came in the 200-yard breaststroke.
Alexander Van Winkle picked up a victory in the 200-yard freestyle and Gage Setzer won the 400-yard individual medley. Michael Peck finished first in the 200-yard butterfly while Iker Larzabal won the 100-yard freestyle with a "B" cut time of 48.83 seconds while Zachary Patzer also recorded a "B" cut time in the event finishing with a time of 49.99. Jose Prado de Lima picked up a victory in the 200-yard backstroke.
The 200-yard medley relay team of Setzer, Durocher, Dogruyol and Larzabal finished first with an "A" cut time of 1:50.71. The 200-yard freestyle relay team of Prado De Lima, Setzer, Larzabal and Dogruyol won the event with a time of 1:34.47 for an "A" cut.
The Lindsey Wilson women's team won seven events. Jessica Macdonald won the 200-yard freestyle with an "A" cut time of 2:01.48 and won the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 55.19 to finish with an "A" cut. Emily Wood picked up a victory in the 50-yard freestyle while Ines Khiyara earned "B" cuts in the 400-yard individual medley and the 500-yard freestyle. Sarah Hahn won the 200-yard backstroke.
The 200-yard medley relay team of Hahn, Khiyara, Macdonald and Wood earned an "A" cut while the 200-yard freestyle relay team of Caitlin Freeny, Megan Bell, Tori Caudill and Harlee Smock also had an "A" standard.
The Blue Raiders are back in action on Jan. 13 for a meet against Milligan (Tenn.) and Warren Wilson (N.C) at Milligan.