College swimming: Iowa St. has strong showing against Panthers, 214-86

2011-10-08T21:00:00Z College swimming: Iowa St. has strong showing against Panthers, 214-86 Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier
October 08, 2011 9:00 pm

CEDAR FALLS,Iowa --- Bethany Olson of Cedar Falls swept the diving events, but Iowa State dominated Saturday's season-opening dual women's swimming meet at the Glen Henry pool, 214-86.

Olson scored 242.78 points in the 1-meter diving competition and 262.80 to win the 3-meter event.

Chelsea Hartman, with a time of 10:34.38, took first in the 1,000 freestyle. Hartman also took second in the 500 freestyle.

Jaime Pearson finished in the runner-up spot for the 100 butterfly (1:00.95). Close behind was teammate Lindsey Phelps in 1:01.40, taking fourth place. Pearson also took third in the 100 backstroke with a time of 1:01.70.

Ashley Nelson took third in the 200 freestyle (2:02.35) with Rebecca Ortmann (2:03.35) and Ashlee Graham (2:04.10) fourth and fifth, respectively.

Caryn Knight took third in the 200 individual medley (2:16.47). Knight also took fourth in both the 100 and 200 breaststrokes.

Elise Drewsen finished fourth for the 50 freestyle (25.76) with MacKenzie Smith right behind at 25.78. Smith also took third in the 100 freestyle (56.00).

The 200 freestyle relay team of Drewsen, Smith, Rebecca Ortmann and Phelps took the runner-up spot in 1:42.97.

The Panthers' next meet is Oct. 22 when Kansas and North Dakota visit the UNI campus.


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