November 7, 2009

W&L Women's Swimming Defeats Randolph-Macon, 150-112

ASHLAND, Va. – The Washington and Lee women’s swim team was paced by six event victories as they defeated Randolph-Macon, 150-112, on Saturday.

The Generals (2-2) were led by senior Lynn Bazzel (Atlanta, Ga./Lovett), who touched in first in the 100 breast (1:08.76) and 200 breast with a time of 2:33.36.

Other individual event winners included sophomores Jocelyn Cassada (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Country Day) in the 100 back (1:03.80), Katie Salvati (Roselle Park, N.J./Mount Saint Mary Academy) in the 200 back (2:15.57), Dana Fredericks (Yorktown, Va./York) touching in first in the 200 IM with a time of 2:19.88 and Lauren Starnes (Harrison, Tenn./Girls Prep) taking the 500 free in 5:22.97.

The Generals were also able to claim the top three spots in three separate events. In the 100 back, Cassada touched in first and was followed by sophomore Brielle Weinstein (Summerville, S.C./Pinewood Prep) in second with a time of 1:04.63 and Salvati in third at 1:05.03. While Salvati claimed the 200 back, teammates Cassada and sophomore Joanie Hudak (Boxford, Mass./Masconomet) finished with times of 2:19.43 and 1:21.66 to finish second and third, respectively. W&L also claimed the top three spots in the 200 IM, with Fredericks joined by Salvati (2:20.19) and first-year Megan Bock (Holmdel, N.J./Holmdel) touching in 2:20.78.

The Generals will return to action Nov. 13 for a meet against Sweet Briar at Cy Twombly pool. The start time is slated for 7:00 pm.

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