Cougar swim strong but finish behind UCLA and UC Davis
Nov. 2, 2012
LOS ANGELES - Washington State swimming hit the road for the second week in a row taking on UCLA and UC Davis. The Cougars had some great swims but fell short of the beating the Bruins (150-97) and Aggies (139-119).
Some of the Cougar highlights included Emma Johansson finishing first in the 100 backstroke with a time of 56.06. Johansson also touched the wall second in the 100 fly clocking a time of 55.80. Senior Kelsey Bruggman finished third in the event for the Cougars posting a time of 57.48.
Freshman Loree Olson also performed well for WSU finishing second in the 200 backstroke with a time of 2:03.25 and third in the 400 IM at 4:29.72.
WSU ended the meet on a high note finishing first in the 400 free relay. The relay comprised of Johansson, Evelina Bieleckaite, Jenna Bekker, and Nicole Proulx earned the top spot in 3:26.85 nearly four seconds ahead of UC Davis which finished second to the Cougs.
The Cougars seek their first victory against USC tomorrow at 10a.m.
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