|Date:||November 22, 2014|
Luther swimmers posted seven first place finishes this afternoon, but the Norse were defeated by the Eagles of UW-La Crosse 131-112.
Sam Kraft was the only Norse to produce multiple wins, touching the wall first in both the 200 and 500 freestyle. Elizabeth Reed (1,000 freestyle), Jackie Hughes (400 IM), Zoe Johnson (1 Meter diving), Lexi Scharmer (100 fly) and Clare Slagel (100 backstroke) completed the list of first place finishers.
Second place finishes were recorded by Reed in the 500 freestyle, Leah Barkema in the 50 freestyle, and Megan Jelinski in the 1,000 freestyle.
The 400 medley relay of Slagel, Katie Storey, Scharmer and Emily Anderson started the afternoon placing second, while the 400 freestyle relay of Slagel, Kraft, Anderson and Pilar Dritz did the same in the final event of the afternoon.
The Norse will return to action Dec. 5-7 when they will compete in the Rochester Invitational hosted by St. Cloud State University.
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