Belles Defeated by Flying Dutch
NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's swim team lost 173-98 in an MIAA dual meet against Hope on Friday evening at Rolfs Aquatic Center.
Audrey Dalrymple was a three-time individual winner on the evening. The senior was victorious in the 100 breaststroke (1:10.78), the 200 breaststroke (2:31.54), and the 200 individual medley (2:18.15). She also swam the breaststroke portion of the 200 medley relay group who finished second in a time of 1:58.37.
Megan Price had a second place finish in the 1000 free (11:27.50) while improving upon her seeded time by nearly 10 seconds for her best collegiate time in the event. She also took third in the 500 (5:40.73), was the anchor leg of the second-place 200 medley relay, and got the 400 free relay off to a good start in the final event of the night. Katie Donovan was a second place finisher in both the 200 free (2:05.70) and the 200 IM (2:25.36). She took fourth in the 100 free (58.81) and was the anchor leg swimmer in the 400 free relay that took first place points for the Belles.
Anna Nolan was second in the 100 backstroke (1:06.24) and third in the 50 free (27.05) for Saint Mary's. Kristyn Gerbeth also took a second place finish for the Belles with a 1:04.68 in the 100 butterfly while Genevieve Spittler took third in the 200 butterfly (2:32.52).
The Belles will have a quick turnaround for their next competition as they travel to nearby Valparaiso for an 11:00 a.m. (CST) meet against the Crusaders.
Saint Mary's results:
200 medley relay: Nolan, Dalrymple, Gerbeth, Price (2nd - 1:58.37)
1000 free: Megan Price (2nd - 11:27.50); Liz Palmer (3rd - 11:57.44)
200 free: Katie Donovan (2nd - 2:05.70); Sarah Thompson (5th - 2:12.73); Chanler Rosenbaum (7th - 2:31.90)
100 backstroke: Anna Nolan (2nd - 1:06.24)
100 breaststroke: Audrey Dalrymple (1st - 1:10.78); Julianne Divine (4th - 1:19.39); Alex Kane (5th - 1:20.76)
200 butterfly: Genevieve Spittler (3rd - 2:32.52)
50 free: Anna Nolan (3rd - 27.05); Sarah Thompson (4th - 27.17); Chanler Rosenbaum (6th - 28.56)
100 free: Katie Donovan (4th - 58.81); Kristyn Gerbeth (5th - 58.82); Sarah Thompson (6th - 1:01.61); Chanler Rosenbaum (8th - 1:10.31)
200 backstroke: Genevieve Spittler (4th - 2:37.48)
200 breaststroke: Audrey Dalrymple (1st - 2:31.54); Julianne Divine (4th - 2:54.19); Alex Kane (5th - 2:58.45)
500 free: Megan Price (3rd - 5:40.73); Liz Palmer (4th - 5:51.87)
100 butterfly: Kristyn Gerbeth (2nd - 1:04.68); Genevieve Spittler (5th - 1:12.41)
200 IM: Audrey Dalrymple (1st - 2:18.15); Katie Donovan (2nd - 2:25.36); Alex Kane (3/5 - 3:00.82)
400 free relay: Price, Gerbeth, Nolan, Donovan (1/4 - 3:57.86); Thompson, Palmer, Rosenbaum, Spittler (2/5 - 4:24.56)