|Date:||November 8, 2014|
Luther posted nine first place finishes en route to a 156.5-143.5 victory over host Grinnell College this afternoon.
Clare Slagel, Lexi Scharmer and Zoe Johnson led the Norse with two individual first place finishes each. Slagel won both the 100 back (59.33) and 200 back(2:08.64), Scharmer won the 100 fly (1:00.20) and 200 fly (2:20.06), and Johnson won the one-meter (218.35) and three-meter (234.80) diving events.
Pilar Dritz posted her first collegiate win in the 200 IM with a time of 2:14.99.
Barkema, Anderson, Sam Kraft and Slagel completed the day with a first place finish in the 200 freestyle relay with a time of 1:42.08.
The Norse will travel to Macalester College one week from today for the Roger Ahlman Invitational. Swimming events will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will be held at Macalester. Diving will take place at St. Catherine's.
Sponsor: Swimming and Diving (women)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586