Aqua-'Cats Drop Final Dual Meet Of The Season
MARQUETTE, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s swimming and diving team completed the dual meet portion of theirschedule against Grand Valley State University on Saturday.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Lakersdefeated the Aqua-ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats by a score of 182-60.
Larisa Graham won the lone event for NMU on the afternoonwhen she captured the 400-yard individual medley with a time of 4:42 .47.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Inthe same event Mimi Marschall was second (4:45.20) and Sarah Dobratz was third(4:57.97).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Michelle Ruiz was second on both boards.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ On the one-metershe scored 241.60 points and on the three-meter she tallied 226.35.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Dobratzwas second in the 100 backstroke (1:02.93) and teammate Marschall was second inthe 500 freestyle (5:23.44).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
The 400 freestyle relay of Marschall, Catt Dougherty,Lindsey Vermillion and Elieen Vallin were second in the event with a time of3:52.64.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
The team will not be in action again until they swim at theGLIAC Swimming and Diving Championships which will be held at Wayne State University from Feb. 16-19.