Saint Mary's vs. Hillsdale

Swimming/Diving - Hillsdale Pulls Out Victory Over Saint Mary’s


HILLSDALE, MI – In Saint Mary’s final non-conference dual meet of the season, Hillsdale posted a win in the 200 yard freestyle relay – the meet’s final event – by four-tenths of second to secure a 121-115 win over the Belles.

In dual meets this year Saint Mary’s falls to 5-4 overall while Hillsdale improves its record to 3-3.

In the 13 event meet, the Belles won five of the events and posted a handful of seconds and thirds in other events but couldn’t pull out the team win.

During the final event, Hillsdale’s relay team notched a time of 1:44.46 just beating out the Belles top relay team who recorded a time of 1:44.87. The Chargers took the 11 team points in the relay event while the Belles were forced to settle for four team points in proving the difference in the final team score.

Saint Mary’s Event Winners (time/score)

  • 1650 Yard Freestyle – Melissa Gerbeth (18:56.82)
  • 50 Yard Freestyle – Meredith Lierz (26.58)
  • 400 Yard IM – Caroline Arness (5:00.12)
  • 1-Meter Diving – Leah Bocinsky (184.00)
  • 500 Yard Freestyle – Melissa Gerbeth (5:28.82)