|Date:||October 26, 2019|
UW-Eau Claire defeated Luther this afternoon by a final of 202-77. This was the first dual meet loss of the year for the Norse who are now 2-1 overall.
Matt Staver led the Norse with two first place finishes. Staver won both the 200 freestyle (1:49.68) and 100 Fly (54.52).
Kyle Anderson and Peder Smith both recorded two runner-up finishes this afternoon. Anderson placed second in the 1000 freestyle (10:42.75) and 500 freestyle (5:13.87). Smith was second in the 200 backstroke (2:05.01) and 400 IM (4:34.05).
Jackson Gergen also posted a second place finish in the 100 breaststroke (1:02.80).
The 200 medley relay started the afternoon off with a second place finish. Smith, Gergen, Staver and Soren Gloege Torp posted a time of (1:42.54).
Luther's next dual meet will be at Grinnell College on Saturday, Nov. 16 at 1:00 p.m.
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