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Luther won the team title of the two-day Luther Invitational posting a point total of 898. University of Wisconsin-La Crosse was second with 711, followed by St. Ambrose University with 477 and Iowa Lakes Community College with 303.
Highlighting the Norse efforts was a pool record by Sam Kraft in the 1650 freestyle. Kraft posted a time of 18:07.99, shattering the old mark of 18:47.17 set on Nov. 16, 2013 by Michell Johnson of Augustana-Rock Island.
Norse First Place Finishes Day One:
200 Medley Relay (1:53.97) - Elena Dooley, Pilar Dritz, Linnea Lee-Brown, Sam Kraft
500 Freestyle (5:18.67) - Sam Kraft
100 Butterfly (1:00.61) - Linnea Lee-Brown
100 Backstroke (1:01.77) - Elena Dooley
200 Freestyle (2:01.04) - Sam Kraft
200 IM (2:17.84) - Pilar Dritz
200 Freestyle Relay (1:43.63)
Norse First Place Finishes Day Two:
1650 Freestyle (18:07.99) - Sam Kraft
50 Freestyle (:24.61) - Linnea Lee-Brown
200 Backstroke (2:13.02) - Pilar Dritz
100 Freestyle (:54.46) - Linnea Lee-Brown
400 IM (4:51.90) - Pilar Dritz
400 Freestyle Relay (3:45.38)
Luther is off until Saturday, Jan. 6 when it will travel to Loras College for an Iowa Conference dual that will begin at 1:00 p.m.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586