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The women's swimming and diving team opened the 2013-14 schedule at UW-Whitewater and was defeated 147-96.
The Norse recorded five first place finishes during the meet led by Clare Slagel who was involved with three. Slagel swam the first leg of the first place 200 Medley Relay, won the 200 Freestyle and the 100 Backstroke. Erin Connolly, Lexi Scharmer and Emily Anderson swam the second, third and fourth legs of the 200 Medley Relay.
Scharmer also posted a first place finish in the 100 butterfly, while Zoe Johnson won the one-meter diving competition. Johnson also placed second in the three-meter event.
Elizabeth Reed (1000 Freestyle), Connolly (50 Freestyle), and Jackie Hughes (400 IM) all placed second in their respective events. The 200 Freestyle Relay of Emily Anderson, Katie Storey, Katherine Blocker and Connolly wrapped up the meet with a second place finish as well.
Touching the wall in third place included Megan Jelinski (1000 Freestyle), Reed (500 Freestyle) and Hughes (100 Breaststroke).
Luther will host Grinnell College Saturday, Nov. 9 at 1:00 p.m. This will be the first home meet for the Norse in the new pool.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586