|Date:||October 19, 2019|
The Macalester College Scots defeated Luther this afternoon 144-92 in St. Paul, Minn. The Scots won five events and swept the one-meter and three-meter diving to secure the victory.
Linnea Lee-Brown and Anna Thomley both tallied two first place finishes to lead the Norse. Lee-Brown won the 50 freestyle (25.59), edging Grace Madigan of Macalester (25.77). She also won the 100 freestyle (57.71) by nearly two seconds over Ariel Roghair.
Thomley won the 200 freestyle (2:06.05) by two seconds, and the 500 freestyle (5:34.68) by almost 15 seconds.
Greta Brua dominated the 1000 freestyle (11:41.48) finishing ahead of the Scots Grace Turner (12:04.65) and teammate Kate Bleckeberg (12:36.45).
Luther returns home and will host UW-Eau Claire and St. Catherine University on Saturday, Oct. 26. Start time is scheduled for 1:00 p.m.
Sponsor: Swimming and Diving (women)
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586