STEVENS POINT, Wis. – The Northern Michigan University swimming and diving team finished day one at the Border Battle Invite hosted by UW-Stevens Point on Friday (Nov. 9). Also participating in the meet are South Dakota, Minnesota-Mankato and UW-Milwaukee.
NMU won two of the four individual events on the day. Sophomore Molly Kearney qualified for NCAA Nationals in the one-meter dive, winning the event. Sophomore Emily Brennan won the 500-yard freestyle in 5:15.89
Caitlyn Brenden was second in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:12.99. In the 50-yard freestyle, freshman Crystal Bennet finished third in 24.86.
The 400 medley relay squad finished second behind UW-Milwaukee. Racing for the Wildcats were sophomores Emily Bourguignon, Madisen Sechena, Debbi Lawrence and Bennet.
Northern wraps up the two-day meet on Saturday, starting at 10 a.m. Central.
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