Nevada Falls At Idaho 151-92
MOSCOW, Idaho - The University of Nevada (3-5) swimming & diving team lost its final dual match of the fall semester 151-92 to The University of Idaho (3-3) in Moscow, Idaho Friday evening. The loss drops the Wolf Pack to 3-5 in dual competition while the Vandals evened their season mark at 3-3.
Sophomore diver Aniesa Debaji (Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) was a double individual winner in the meet as she led a sweep of the top three places in both the 1 and 3-meter events. Debaji scored 284.25 to win the 1-meter and 300.30 in the 3-meter to take first. Heather Ramirez (Jr., Mission Viejo, Calif.) was second in both events scoring 250.12 in the 1-meter and 275.85 in the 3-meter. Sophomore Melyssa Charlton (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) took third in the 1-meter scoring 246.75 and 3-meter with a score of 231.75.
Senior Margaret Doolittle (Sacramento, Calif.) and junior Jeanette Tour (Stockholm, Sweden) were also individual winners in the meet. Doolittle was first in 100-yard breaststroke posting a time of 1:05.00 and took fourth in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 24.61. Tour won the 100-yard backstroke in 59.31.
In the longest event of the day sophomore Chelsey Larsen (Sparks, Nev.) placed third in the 1000-yard freestyle with a time of 10:55.47. Senior Miranda Moore (Spokane, Wash.) was fourth in the 1000-yard freestyle with a time of 10:57.52 and also took fourth in the 500-yard freestyle posting a time of 5:22.80.
Senior Danielle Maddock (Bismarck, N.D.) had a pair of top five finishes on the day taking third in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:59.36 and was fourth in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 55.79.
Senior Sarah Shields (Coeur d'Alene, Idaho) swam to a third place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:08.09. Lubbock, Texas freshman Calley Parham placed fourth in the 100-yard freestyle completing the event in 54.39.
Las Vegas junior Kimberly Medina swam to a pair of top 10 finishes taking fifth in the 400-yard IM in 4:58.97 and added an eighth place finish in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1:02.12.
In the first event of the day Tour, Doolittle, Gabby Guieb (Fr., Seattle, Wash.) and Parham combined to win the 400-yard medley relay in a time of 3:52.60. In the final event of the meet Lauren Vessie (Fr. Reno, Nev.), Larsen, Moore and Misha Fotoohi (Fr. Sparks, Nev.) teamed to place fourth in the 200-yard freestyle relay with a time of 1:45.27.
Nevada will travel to Largo, Fla. in early January for a week of winter training before returning home to host Seattle University on January 30.