MAC Women's Swimming and Diving Championships Open at Bowling Green

Updated 2/26/2009
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bowling Green, OH ? Miami University holds a slight lead over the field after the first day of 
competition at the 2009 Mid-American Conference women’s swimming and diving championships.
 
The RedHawks captured the 800 yard freestyle relay by .29 seconds over Ohio University, one of 
three teams tied for second place. The RedHawks time of 7:13.21 eclisped the former
championships record of 7:15.91 set last year by Eastern Michigan.
 
The University at Buffalo edged Miami by 22/100ths of a second for the 200 medley 
relay in a championships record time of 1:39.74, better the old standard of 1:41.32
established last year by Toledo.
 
Competition begins Thursday at 11 a.m. Results can be viewed by CLICKING HERE. 
 
Licensed to SRC - Bowling Green State Univ      HY-TEK's Meet Manager 2/25/2009
                  Women's MAC Swimming & Diving Championships                  
                       February 25 to February 28, 2009                        
                        Team Rankings - Through Event 2                        
 
                              Women - Team Scores                              
Place School                               Points
       ===================================================================
1 Miami University                   74  
2 University of Toledo              64  
2 University at Buffalo              64  
2 Ohio University                     64  
5 Eastern Michigan                  56  
6 Bowling Green State Univ.     54  
7 The University of Akron         52  
8 Ball State University              44  
 
Licensed to SRC - Bowling Green State Univ
                                       HY-TEK's Meet Manager 2/25/2009 07:45 PM
                  Women's MAC Swimming & Diving Championships                  
                       February 25 to February 28, 2009                        
                                    Results                                    
 
Event 1  Women 200 Yard Medley Relay
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        Pool: * 1:44.41             Ohio University                            
        Meet: ! 1:41.32        2008 Toledo                                     
         MAC: # 1:41.32        2008 Toledo                                     
   NCAA Auto: & 1:37.81                                                        
   NCAA Cons: % 1:41.72                                                        
    School                                                        Finals        
===============================================================================
  1 University at Buffalo-NI                                    1:39.74! 
     1) Ballard, Jessica JR             2) Marecki, Brynn FR              
     3) Eckert, Sam JR                  4) Koltz, Jessie SO               
                  25.57       53.03 (27.46)     1:17.23 (24.20)     1:39.74 (22.51)
  2 Miami University-OH                                         1:39.96! 
     1) Schmidt, Malarie SR             2) Vehr, Kelsey SO                
     3) Roddenbery, Nicole SO           4) Schmidt, Alyson SR             
                  25.80       53.90 (28.10)     1:18.14 (24.24)     1:39.96 (21.82)
  3 University of Toledo-OH                                     1:40.15! 
     1) Reissig, Meg JR                 2) Gamelier, Kylie SR             
     3) Thompson, Amanda SO             4) White, Katie JR                
                  25.82       53.87 (28.05)     1:17.60 (23.73)     1:40.15 (22.55)
  4 Ohio University-OH                                          1:40.80! 
     1) Souza, Carine SR                2) Schaefer, Allison JR           
     3) Heim, Rachel SO                 4) Bower, Chelsey JR              
                  26.02       54.85 (28.83)     1:18.71 (23.86)     1:40.80 (22.09)
  5 Bowling Green State Univ.-OH                                1:41.83* 
     1) Yee, Alisha SR                  2) Richardson, Meg JR             
     3) Burston, Sarah SO               4) Enright, Carrie SO             
                  25.84       54.32 (28.48)     1:19.03 (24.71)     1:41.83 (22.80)
  6 Eastern Michigan-MI                                         1:44.33* 
     1) Maraskine, Sarah FR             2) Durand, Ashley SR              
     3) Nameth, Sam FR                  4) Kowalski, Sarah SO             
                  26.61       55.35 (28.74)     1:20.77 (25.42)     1:44.33 (23.56)
  7 The University of Akron-LE                                  1:44.40* 
     1) Karchner, Kendall JR            2) Reynolds, Julie SO             
     3) Bulkowski, Emily SR             4) Ickes, Jessica FR              
                  25.95       55.28 (29.33)     1:20.75 (25.47)     1:44.40 (23.65)
  8 Ball State University                                       1:45.78  
     1) Saulters, Nicole FR             2) Haifley, Emily FR              
     3) Paul, Erika SR                  4) Bylsma, Katie SO               
                  26.92       56.08 (29.16)     1:21.97 (25.89)     1:45.78 (23.81)
 
Event 2  Women 800 Yard Freestyle Relay
===============================================================================
        Pool: * 7:31.07             Ohio University                            
        Meet: ! 7:15.91        2008 Eastern Michigan                           
         MAC: # 7:15.91        2008 Eastern Michigan                           
   NCAA Auto: & 7:02.07                                                        
   NCAA Cons: % 7:18.96                                                        
    School                                                        Finals        
===============================================================================
  1 Miami University-OH                                         7:13.21! 
     1) Way, Allison JR                 2) Bruington, Chelsey FR          
     3) Schmidt, Alyson SR              4) Stevens, Allison SR            
                  25.24       52.57 (52.57)   1:20.56 (1:20.56)   1:49.44 (1:49.44)
        2:14.23 (24.79)     2:41.67 (52.23)   3:10.11 (1:20.67)   3:38.99 (1:49.55)
        4:03.75 (24.76)     4:30.97 (51.98)   4:58.62 (1:19.63)   5:26.26 (1:47.27)
        5:50.53 (24.27)     6:17.40 (51.14)   6:45.18 (1:18.92)   7:13.21 (1:46.95)
  2 Ohio University-OH                                          7:13.50! 
     1) Marion, Ashley SR               2) Traylor, Amanda SO             
     3) Owen, Sarah FR                  4) Heim, Rachel SO                
                  25.35       52.43 (52.43)   1:20.09 (1:20.09)   1:47.61 (1:47.61)
        2:12.54 (24.93)     2:39.39 (51.78)   3:07.31 (1:19.70)   3:35.63 (1:48.02)
        3:59.39 (23.76)     4:27.03 (51.40)   4:56.22 (1:20.59)   5:25.43 (1:49.80)
        5:49.89 (24.46)     6:17.25 (51.82)   6:45.23 (1:19.80)   7:13.50 (1:48.07)
  3 University of Toledo-OH                                     7:16.95% 
     1) Heckroth, Laura SO              2) Dyer, Jacy SO                  
     3) Atchison, Kelsey SO             4) Reissig, Meg JR                
                  25.47       52.64 (52.64)   1:20.72 (1:20.72)   1:49.42 (1:49.42)
        2:14.37 (24.95)     2:41.48 (52.06)   3:09.22 (1:19.80)   3:36.86 (1:47.44)
        4:01.42 (24.56)     4:28.43 (51.57)   4:57.05 (1:20.19)   5:26.71 (1:49.85)
        5:51.73 (25.02)     6:19.21 (52.50)   6:47.87 (1:21.16)   7:16.95 (1:50.24)
  4 Eastern Michigan-MI                                         7:19.19* 
     1) Kowalski, Sarah SO              2) Burandt, Hannah SR             
     3) Cholyk, Stephanie JR            4) Ricard, Alissa SR              
                  25.36       52.82 (52.82)   1:20.86 (1:20.86)   1:50.55 (1:50.55)
        2:15.32 (24.77)     2:42.41 (51.86)   3:11.16 (1:20.61)   3:40.68 (1:50.13)
        4:04.79 (24.11)     4:32.42 (51.74)   5:01.85 (1:21.17)   5:31.92 (1:51.24)
        5:55.36 (23.44)     6:22.31 (50.39)   6:50.49 (1:18.57)   7:19.19 (1:47.27)
  5 The University of Akron-LE                                  7:19.86* 
     1) Collins, Cathryn JR             2) Zielinski, Steph JR            
     3) Gary, Melissa JR                4) Gregos, Julia JR               
                  25.33       52.70 (52.70)   1:21.10 (1:21.10)   1:50.26 (1:50.26)
        2:15.21 (24.95)     2:42.75 (52.49)   3:10.72 (1:20.46)   3:38.63 (1:48.37)
        4:04.26 (25.63)     4:32.44 (53.81)   5:01.34 (1:22.71)   5:30.98 (1:52.35)
        5:56.60 (25.62)     6:23.98 (53.00)   6:52.08 (1:21.10)   7:19.86 (1:48.88)
  6 Bowling Green State Univ.-OH                                7:26.14* 
     1) Yee, Alisha SR                  2) Yu, Vicky FR                   
     3) Bomicino, Megan FR              4) Jordan, Sami SR                
                  26.20       53.93 (53.93)   1:22.09 (1:22.09)   1:50.77 (1:50.77)
        2:16.10 (25.33)     2:43.91 (53.14)   3:12.69 (1:21.92)   3:41.84 (1:51.07)
        4:07.24 (25.40)     4:35.77 (53.93)   5:05.07 (1:23.23)   5:34.08 (1:52.24)
        5:59.60 (25.52)     6:27.72 (53.64)   6:56.73 (1:22.65)   7:26.14 (1:52.06)
  7 University at Buffalo-NI                                    7:30.39* 
     1) Ballard, Jessica JR             2) Deren, Jordan SO               
     3) Schirmers, Alie FR              4) Chandler, Keri FR              
                  25.91       53.77 (53.77)   1:22.65 (1:22.65)   1:51.84 (1:51.84)
        2:17.03 (25.19)     2:44.44 (52.60)   3:12.56 (1:20.72)   3:41.38 (1:49.54)
        4:07.48 (26.10)     4:35.91 (54.53)   5:05.33 (1:23.95)   5:34.43 (1:53.05)
        6:00.37 (25.94)     6:28.99 (54.56)   6:59.03 (1:24.60)   7:30.39 (1:55.96)
  8 Ball State University                                       7:35.56  
     1) Kehe, Sarah JR                  2) Spilman, Elizabeth FR          
     3) Ehresman, Mary JR               4) Gramelspacher, Maria SO        
                  26.09       54.65 (54.65)   1:24.54 (1:24.54)   1:54.80 (1:54.80)
        2:21.08 (26.28)     2:49.90 (55.10)   3:19.15 (1:24.35)   3:48.58 (1:53.78)
        4:13.80 (25.22)     4:42.13 (53.55)   5:11.38 (1:22.80)   5:41.09 (1:52.51)
        6:06.85 (25.76)     6:36.07 (54.98)   7:06.01 (1:24.92)   7:35.56 (1:54.47)