Women's Swim & Dive: Pomona-Pitzer Defeats Chapman In SCIAC Dual Meet, 225-62

Women's Swim & Dive: Pomona-Pitzer Defeats Chapman In SCIAC Dual Meet, 225-62

ORANGE, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women's Swimming and Diving team defeated Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) opponent Chapman 225-62 on Saturday morning at Chapman University.

The Sagehens began the day with a win in the 200 Yard Medley Relay as the B team of Victoria Agostini, Haley Kirtland, Jennifer Lenertz and Kate Denend took first with a time of 1:51.71.

The Sagehens also kicked off the individual events with a win as Anna Newman took first in the 1650 Yard Freestyle with a time of 18:07.69.

Katherine Lauerman took first in the 200 Yard Freestyle with a time of 1:59.54 while Allison Liu took first in the 100 Yard Backstroke with a top time of 1:00.53.

Kirtland came back with a win in the 100 Yard Breaststroke clocking in at 1:11.29 and first place in the 500 Yard Freestyle with a time of 5:24.01. Denend also came back with an individual win in the 100 Yard Freestyle with a first place time of 54.99.

Alex Gill finished in first place in the 50 Yard Freestyle at 25.46 and also took first in the 100 Yard Butterly with a time of 1:00.19.  

Denise Dao took first place in the 200 Yard Backstroke clocking in at 2:15.02 and Alex Werner took first in the 200 Yard Breaststroke with a time of 2:26.27.

The Sagehens ended the day with a win in the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay as the B team of Dao, Denend, Kirsten Mortimer and Newman took first with a time of 1:40.24.

During the diving portion of the meet, the Sagehens took first, second and third in the one-meter dive. Emma van der Veen took first at 157.00, Ruby Epstein in second at 251.35 and Eleanor Mackey in third at 215.30.  During the three-meter dive, Epstein took first with a score of 263.90, van der Veen in second at 243.20 and Mackey in third at 214.55.

 Up Next: The Sagehens will next compete in the CMS Invite on Saturday, February 8th at 10:30 a.m.