Press Box


ROCHESTER, Mich.â€Ã‚“ The Aqua-â€Ã‚˜Cats swam against Oakland University and the University of Toledo on Thursday night in adouble dual.  The Aqua-â€Ã‚˜Cats dropped bothsides of the meet as Toledo won193-85 and the host school came out on top of the 199-77 score.  Oakland also defeated Toledo 167-118.

A highlight of the night was when SamPechek and Shelly Ruspakkaplaced third and fourth in the 100-yard butterfly with times of 1:03.82 and1:06.04 respectively to pace the Aqua-â€Ã‚˜Cats. Kathie Cole placed third on the one-meter board (246.05) and fourth onthe three-meter (239.50). 

The 200 medley relay of LindseyVermillion, Ruspakka, Kara Freeburyand Cricket Knight swam a 2:04.87 in the first event of the meet.  Vermillion swam the 400 I.M. in a time of5:09.87 as she placed fifth in the event. 

The final event of the meet, the400 freestyle relay of Anna Herman, Pechek, Knight and  Sarah Bartosh swam a 3:46.34.

The team is back in action onSaturday (November 22) at Hillsdale with Wayne State.




Prepared By
Dave Faiella
Sports Information Director