Jan. 12, 2010
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Washington State swept the top spot in all five events of a swimming pentathlon against New Mexico, Jan. 7.
The Cougars took the top-six places in the 50 free. Mileisyte led the way in 23.87 with Evelina Bieleckaite (24.39), Whitaker (24.40), Jenna Bekker (24.57), Emma Neely (24.77) and Dean (25.01) rounding out the top six.
In the 200 individual medley, the top nine times were turned in by Cougars. Whitaker won the event in 2:09.63 with Ahlin (2:10.59) second and Keller (2:12.22) third. Shelbi Luchini (2:12.30) was fourth and Mileisyte notched a fifth-place finish in 2:14.95.
The Cougars return to action against Seattle in the Emerald City, Jan. 16 at 11 a.m.