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Gallaudet women's swimming begins season with win over Sweet Briar

Gallaudet women's swimming begins season with win over Sweet Briar

WASHINGTON - The Gallaudet University women's swimming and diving team opened up the 2016-17 season here Saturday with a 108-87 victory over Sweet Briar College in the Field House pool.

Freshman Julia Miller-Notestone (Medford, Ore.) led the Bison with first-place finishes in the 100-yard butterfly (1:18:41) and the 500 freestyle (5:54:32). Miller-Notestone finished second in the 200 IM (2:32:47).

Junior Jana Kiefer (Leander, Texas) finished first in the 1,000 freestyle (14:16:25) and placed second in the 100 butterfly (1:22:34) and the 500 freestyle (7:00:67). Nine different Bison set personal record(s) during the meet.

The victory gives the Bison great confidence as they begin the new season.

BISON TRACKS

  • Freshman Jackie Perkins (Hampton, Va.) finished first in the 200 freestyle (2:35:49)
  • GU won four out of the 11 events
  • Gallaudet wore special pink swim caps to show its support for Breast Cancer Awareness month

GALLAUDET PERSONAL RECORDS

Women's Team                  
Event     Name     Old Time     New Time
50 backstroke     Hannah Mehner     50.17     49.09
50 breaststroke     Jackie Perkins     39.11     35.25
50 freestyle     Meagan Thorp     34.87     33.37
50 freestyle     Carmel Smolik     41.98     38.51
100 backstroke     Meagan Thorp     1:27.12     1:21.58
100 backstroke     Taylor Mickelson     1:33.84     1:29.34
100 backstroke     Hannah Mehner     1:46.17     1:43.50
100 breaststroke     Jackie Perkins     1:23.84     1:17.20
100 breaststroke     Rochelle Carty-Bauman     1:47.59     1:43.33
100 freestyle     Rochelle Carty-Bauman     1:29.56     1:26.34
100 freestyle     Carmel Smolik     1:38.52     1:35.33
200 freestyle     Hannah Mehner     2:42.10     2:35.49
200 freestyle     Paige-Cecily Ramos     2:47.03     2:39.87
200 IM     Julia Miller-Notestone     2:34.07     2:32.47
200 IM     Taylor Mickelson     3:27.67     3:13.74
200 IM     Katelynn Jewett     3:45.34     3:24.26


UP NEXT
The Bison take the week off before they host Marymount (Va.) University on Friday, Nov. 4, at 6 p.m. in a non-conference meet.