Green Knights Open Season at Spring Meet

From Sports Information Director, October 25, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

APPLETON - The St. Norbert College women's swimming and diving team opened the 2008-09 season with a sixth-place finish at the St. Norbert College Spring Meet at Lawrence University.

The Green Knights totaled 194 points at the event. UW-Oshkosh won the meet championship with 538 points.

In the 50-yard backstroke, Bre Heil was eighth with a time of 31.64 seconds. Stef Klepfer was close behind in ninth place at 32.11 seconds. Natalie Walsh was eighth in the 50-yard breaststroke with a time of 38.08. Klepfer would add a tenth-place finish in the 100-yard IM with a time of 1:11.72.

Heil was sixth in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 27.76 seconds, while Maura Cherney was 14th with a time of 28.79. Cherney was 11th in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 1:01.76.

The Green Knights were third in the 500-yard freestyle crescendo relay with a time of 5:30.12. St. Norbert took fifth place in the 200-yard medley relay with a time of 2:08.23. The Green Knights' 100 freestyle relay was seventh with a time of 1:05.22. St. Norbert was sixth in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:18.41.