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KU Women’s Swimming wins three events in the season-opener meet

By Bonnie Charles
Sports Editor

KU Women’s Swimming team won the 1000-meter free, 200-meter free and 200-meter free relay in the season-opener against Shippensburg University on Sept. 19. 

Lindsay Brenneman, junior, placed first in the 1000-meter free event with a time of 11 minutes and 23.37 seconds. 

Alison McLaughlin, junior, placed first in the 200-meter free event with a time of two minutes and 7.46 seconds.

McLaughlin, sophomore Emmarose DeCaro, Brenneman and senior Carley Wise, placed first in the 200-meter free relay with a time of one minute and 46.15 seconds. 

Wise placed second in the 50-meter free with a time of 27 seconds and 10 milliseconds. Brenneman placed second in the 100-meter free with a time of 57 seconds and 39 milliseconds. DeCaro placed third in the 100-meter free with a time of 58 seconds and 42 milliseconds. McLaughlin placed fourth in the 100-meter free with a time of 58 seconds and 74 milliseconds. Charlotte Owens, sophomore, placed second in the 100-meter breaststroke with a time of 1 minute and 17.62 seconds. 

Shippensburg University won with a final score of 132-112. 

 

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