Men win Logger Invitational, women place second

Men win Logger Invitational, women place second

TACOMA, Washington – The Puget Sound men's swim team won the three-day Logger Invitational, and the Logger women placed second. The event in the new Wallace Pool began on Friday, Dec. 2, and concluded on Sunday, Dec. 4.

Scores | Results

The men totaled 810 points, well ahead of the 733 points totaled by the second-place Whitworth squad. The women finished with 715.50 points, finishing behind Pacific Lutheran (872.50).

Dylan Reimers won the men's 500-yard freestyle by finishing in 4:42.61 to pick up 20 points for the Loggers. Nick Mitchell placed second (4:45.98) in the same event for an additional 17 points. Mitchell tacked on another 17 points by finishing in second place in the 1,650 freestyle (16:20.93).

Reimers continued his standout weekend by winning 400 individual medley with a time of 4:11.61. Jonah Rogers earned 16 points for the Loggers with a third-place finish (4:20.91) in the same event.

The Logger women opened the weekend by winning the 200 medley relay with a time of 1:49.59 for 40 points (Aza Verhoeven, Anne Shirey, Calista Skog, Erin Jenkins). Puget Sound picked up another 32 points by placing third in the 400 medley relay with a time of 4:02.25 (Verhoeven, Shirey, Kayla DiMicco).

Carmen Mena grabbed a third-place finish in the 1,650 freestyle (18:20.43), and Jenkins took second in the 50 freestyle (24.94). DiMicco earned 16 points with a third-place finish in the 200 freestyle (2:01.61).

Puget Sound's next meet is Jan. 7, 2017, at home against Pomona-Pitzer.

 

 

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