Yale Sweeps Dual Meet
Jan. 20, 2008
New Haven, CT - Yale defeated Dartmouth 225 to 75 and Penn 186 to 114 Saturday at home. The Bulldogs took first place in 12 of the 16 races in Saturday's dual meet.
The Bulldogs took first place finishes in both relay events. In the 200-yard medley relay, freshman Becca Stern, sophomore Susan Kim, sophomore Andrea Clifford, and junior Alexis Mann took first place with a time of 1:48.15. Sophomore Laura E Grigereit, Stern, Clifford and Mann finished in first place with a time of 3:35.50.
Freshmen played a big role in the Bulldogs victory Saturday. In the 1000-yard freestyle, freshman Brittany Iacouzze took first place by 11 hundredths of a second with a time of 10:14.80. Iacouzze also placed first in the 500-yard freestyle by winning by over four seconds with a time of 4:59.53. Freshman Annie Killian won the 200-yard freestyle by 10 hundredths of a second with a time of 1:54.50. In the 200-yard butterfly, freshman Ileanna Lucos grabbed first place by over two seconds with a time of 2:06.41. Lucos took the 100-yard butterfly by 13 hundredths of a second with a time of 58.89.
In the 100-yard breaststroke, junior Marilee Kiernan finished in first place with a time of 1:07.24. Mann finished in first in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 24.26. In the 200-yard breaststroke, Kim won by over five seconds with a time of 2:21.74.
Senior Ali Jones swept the diving events with first place finishes in both the 1-meter and 3-meter diving.
Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity