GW Women's Swimming Falls, 134-113, at UMBC
Colonials Squad Led by Sophomore Madison Reinker
Oct. 26, 2013
BALTIMORE, Md. - George Washington women's swimming was edged, 134-113, at nearby UMBC on Saturday afternoon at the UMBC Aquatic Complex.
Reinker opened the meet with a win in the 1,000-yard freestyle with a time of 10:45.73 and classmate Emma Gaquin followed in third in 10:55.75. Reinker then won the 500 free with a time of 5:12.73.
Myers took home top honors in the 200-yard backstroke in 2:09.27 and earned second in the 200 free in 1:55.66, just .07 seconds shy of first place. Reinker followed in third in the 200 free in 1:59.07.
Junior Janica Lee finished second in the 200-yard breaststroke (1:07.50), in addition to second in the 200 breast (2:26.13). Rookie Lauren Law touched the wall in 2:11.25 for second in the 200-yard butterfly and she also finished second in the 200-yard individual medley in 2:12.13.
The Colonials wrapped the meet with a second-place finish in the 400 free relay as the team of seniors Sloan Saunders and Melissa Fernandez, Myers and Sydney Saunders clocked in at 3:38.36.
GW returns to the pool in one week on Nov. 2 with a 1p.m. meet at Drexel.