October 12, 2008

Swimming Finishes WAC Shoot-Out

Complete Results

LAS CRUCES, N.M. - At the second and final day of the WAC Shoot-Out, the Northern Colorado swimming & diving team dropped three duals, falling to Nevada (184-58), Northern Arizona (149-88) and Boise State (177-65).

Tori Gutt continued with the nice start to the 2008-09 season, placing third in the 400 yard individual medley with a time of 4:40.09 and sixth in the 200 breaststroke with a 2:27.62.

Sarah Cook placed sixth in the three-meter diving after tallying 212.75 points, then finished third in the one-meter diving with 220.35 points. Sophomore Kelly Schmeckpepper-Cook placed sixth in the same event with a total of 214.90.

In the 1,000 yard freestyle freshman Brogan Beyette and senior Whitney Dahms finished 11th and 12th in 11:20.95 and 11:31.38, respectively. Senior Chesney Randolph placed 13th in the 200 butterfly with her time of 2:17.73, while freshman Amanda Donegan was 15th in the 500 freestyle, clocking a 5:26.09 in her first meet as a collegian. She also came back to finish 12th in the 200 breaststroke with a time of 2:31.86.

The Bears return to the competition pool on Oct. 17 and 18 at the Early Bird Invitational, hosted by Colorado State in Fort Collins at the Edora Pool and Ice Center (EPIC).

WAC Shoot-Out Day Two




Nevada 184.00

Northern Colorado 58.00

Northern Arizona 149.00

Northern Colorado 88.00

Boise State 177.00

Northern Colorado 65.00