TACOMA, Washington – It was a triumphant return to Wallace Pool for the Puget Sound men's and women's swim teams, as both Logger squads topped George Fox in Northwest Conference duals Friday night. The Logger women won by a 146-61 margin, and the Logger men were victorious, 144.5-62.5. Friday was the Loggers' first home meet since the Logger Invitational concluded Dec. 2.
The Puget Sound women set the tone early by winning the evening's first race. Maddie Kriz, Alex Nadelson, Calista Skog, and Kai Haven teamed up to win the 200-yard relay in 1:55.28. Kayli Brown won the 1,000 freestyle (11:34.55), and Skog won both the 200 IM (2:19.10) and the 100 freestyle (54.83). Kriz was victorious in the 500 freestyle (5:40.86).
Kelli Callahan was the first to touch the wall in the 100 butterfly (1:00.46), and Kristian Kotchik placed second in the event (1:04.12). Callahan also won the 100 backstroke with a time of 1:02.30, and she won the 100 breaststroke by timing in at 1:08.19.
In men's competition, Dylan Reimers won the 1,000 freestyle (10:.16.25), 200 IM (2:00.57), and 500 freestyle (5:00.17). Matthew Cole came up with a victory in the 50 freestyle with a time of 22.30, and Eli Champagne won the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:52.50.
Puget Sound celebrates its senior class before another NWC home dual against Willamette Saturday, Jan. 19, at 1 p.m.