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LWC Women's Swimming tops CU as part of dual meet at Union

Blue Raiders defeat the Tigers, 134-105; lose to Union 140-93
Next: Blue Raiders Women's Swimming Team hosts St. Catharine (KY) at 12pmCT on Saturday, November 15, 2014, at Holloway Natatorium, 399 Williams Street, Columbia, KY.

By Matthew Stokes
News from Lindsey Wilson College

BARBOURVILLE, KY - The Lindsey Wilson women's swimming team competed in a dual meet at Union (KY) on Saturday, November 8, 2014, facing the host as well as Campbellsville (KY).

The Blue Raiders edged Campbellsville, 134-105, but lost to Union by a final of 140-93.

In all, Lindsey Wilson claimed five national 'A' and 'B' standards.

Competing in the 200-yard medley relay as the Blue Raiders' 'A' team, Elena Nikolaeva, Courtney Fleeger, Laura Stephenson and Kelsey Marshall combined to earn a national 'A' cut with their finishing time of 1:55.70.

Fleeger added a national 'B' standard of her own in the 200-yard freestyle as she raced a 2:04.11. Stephenson secured a national 'A' cut with a 2:10.89 finish in the 200-yard butterfly, good enough for an individual win.

Further on down the line during the meet, Fleeger finished the 200-yard breaststroke in 2:39.45 to lock down a national 'B' standard. To wrap up Lindsey Wilson's national cut-qualifying times for the day, Stephenson won the 200-yard IM with a finish of 2:15.51 to secure a national 'A' standard.

Blue Raiders Men's Swimming Team hosts St. Catharine (KY) at 12pmCT on Saturday, November 15, 2014, at Holloway Natatorium, 399 Williams Street, Columbia, KY.

This story was posted on 2014-11-10 05:52:13
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