Saint Mary's at UC

Swimming - Saint Mary’s Opens Swim Season with Split

November 2, 2007, CHICAGO, IL – The Saint Mary’s swim team opened up the dual meet season by splitting meets against the University of Chicago and Illinois Institute of Technology on Friday evening. The Belles beat IIT by a count of 74-31 but fell to the Maroons, 63-47.

Saint Mary’s posted wins in three different events. Melissa Gerbeth won the 1,000 meter freestyle with a time of 11:02.75. Leah Bocinski won the 1m diving competition with a score of 187.65 in her six dives. The relay team of Lauren Hartman, Kelly Tighe, Sara Niemann and Meredith Lierz claimed victory in the 200 meter freestyle relay with a time of 1:47.69.

Team Scores

  • University of Chicago def. SMC, 63-47
  • SMC defeats IIT, 74-31