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Two records fall after day two of Liberal Arts

Two records fall after day two of Liberal Arts

DECORAH, Iowa — Brenna Yeutsy broke her own school record and the 800 freestyle relay added a second school mark to highlight the Simpson women's swimming and diving team through the first two days of the Liberal Arts Championships.

Simpson is in 10th-place with 59 points through the first 14 events. The competition continues Friday with the 400 IM, 100 butterfly, 200 freestyle, 100 breaststroke, 100 backstroke, 200 medley relay and men's 3-meter diving. Prelims begin at 10 a.m. with finals getting underway at 6 p.m.

Highlights
• Yeutsy left her mark in school history breaking her own record in the 500 freestyle (5:34.73) from last season. She placed 10th finishing at 5:32.98.
• The 800 freestyle relay team of Sarah Prendergast, Cassie Bergman, Cheyenne Wiederholt and Yeutsy clocked in at a time of 8:32.57, besting the previous record (8:33.73) set last season.
• Prendergast swam a season-best in the 500 freestyle finals, finishing 13th with a time of 5:34.94.

Wednesday Meet Report
800 freestyle relay — 6. Prendergast, Bergman, Wiederholt, Yeutsy, 8:32.57 (SR)

Thursday Meet Report
50 freestyle — 38. Mikala Williams-Yee, 27.98; 41. Megan Buitendorp, 28.73; 48. Camryn Leeser, 30.17
500 freestyle — 10. Brenna Yeutsy, 5:32.98 (SR); 13. Sarah Prendergast, 5:34.94; 24. Cheyenne Wiederholt, 6:04.85; 25. Madison DePover, 6:08.03; 32. Angela Eppens, 6:42.99
200 IM — 17. Cassie Bergman, 2:25.31; 26. Katie Cardoza, 2:33.68; 29. Kristina Smith, 2:54.48
200 freestyle relay — 8. Sarah Prendergast, Cheyenne Wiederholt, Cassie Bergman, Brenna Yeutsy, 1:46.78
400 medley relay — DNP. Katie Cardoza, Camryn Leeser, Kristina Smith, Angela Eppens, 5:02.49

Team Results (through 14 events)
1. Franklin, 281
2. Luther, 173
3. Coe, 172
4. Illinois, 145
5. Loras, 118
6. Morningside, 113
7. Mills, 98
8. Minnesota Morris, 72
9. Nebraska Wesleyan, 65
10. Simpson, 59
11. Principia, 26