October 24, 1999 - by
Women’s Swimming Splits At Tri-meet

Oct. 24, 1999



PULLMAN, WASH. — The Florida State women’s swim team went 1-1
this weekend in a tri-meet with the Washington State Cougars and
Minnesota Golden Gophers in Pullman, Wash. The Lady Seminoles topped
Washington State 48-46 and fell to Minnesota 54-41.

Liska Dedekind, Kristen Keelan, Kathleen McCubbins and Christine
Williams started the meet with a second place finish in the 400 Medley
Relay (3:52.30) before the Lady Seminoles won three events in a row.
Junior Tanya Gurr won the 200 Free in a time of 1:53.16 with Christy
Cech winning the 50 Free (24.06) and senior Anne Blachford winning the
200 IM (2:07.35). Freshman Shannon Goff took the 4th spot in the 200 Fly
(2:08.54) before Cech added a win in the 100 Free (51.95) with Gurr
finishing third in the event (52.85). Sophomore Amber Goodwin added
points with a win in the 200 Back (2:05.51) with Betsy Bagy finishing
5th in the event (2:07.15). Freshman Leah Lane took the 5th spot in the
500 Free (5:15.15) followed by a second place finish from Keryn Krenauw
in the 200 Breast (2:19.18) with Keelan finishing 5th in the event
(2:26.94).

FSU went into the 400 Free Relay nine points behind the Cougars
but the team of Blachford, Karin Holmstedt, Gurr and Cech brought in the
deciding points with a win in the 400 Free Relay in a time of 3:27.85 to
give the Lady Seminoles a win over Washington State. FSU also took the
4th and 5th place finishes in the event.

The Lady Seminoles are 3-1 on the season. Florida State will
return to action on Saturday, October 30 as the men’s and women’s teams
host the Auburn Tigers at 11:00am.

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