Nov. 23, 2002
LAS VEGAS –
The No. 23 Florida State women’s swimming and diving team added two wins to its record late Friday night with victories over UNLV, 156-86, and BYU (no score reported). The Lady Seminoles (6-1, 1-0 ACC) scored victories in eight of the 13 events and were once again led by junior Emma Dutton who won the 50-yard freestyle (23.72) and 200-yard breaststroke (2:20.33).
The women’s diving squad picked up wins on both boards, including a first-place, second-place and third-place sweep on the one-meter. Junior Chelsie Lerew (268.00) took first-place honors on the one-meter followed by sophomores Courtney McClow (264.75) and Tiffany Manning (257.80). Manning added a first-place finish on the three-meter with a score of 249.60.
Junior Loren Hansen earned FSU’s first win of the meet with a first-place time of 1:52.03 in the 200-free. Sophomores Lisa How and Emily Breen round out the individual winners for the Lady Seminoles with victories in the 200-yard butterfly (2:05.99) and 100-free (51.51), respectively.
The Lady Seminoles ended the meet in dominating fashion with winning the 400-free relay by six seconds. The relay team of Breen, junior Rachel Dong and seniors Elizabeth Parkinson and Margaret Colley turned in a winning time of 3:29.49.
The Lady Seminoles will complete their road trio with a dual meet in Salt Lake City on Saturday, Nov. 23, against Utah.