SHERMAN, Texas - The Southwestern University women's swimming team cruised to a win over Austin College on the road in a dual meet by the score of 169-73 on Saturday afternoon.
The Pirates were dominant from the start, sweeping through relays as the team of freshman Kate Russell, freshman Rehgan Hartsell, freshman Breely Peterson, and sophomore Sam Rao won the 200 medley relay with a time of 1:55.83 while Rao, Russell, Hartsell, and junior Cara Chin won the 200 free relay with a time of 1:45.35.
Sophomore Brielle Adolph won the 1000 free with a time of 11:55.68 while Russell earned a win in the 500 free with a time of 5:30.92.
Peterson was victorious in the 200 free at 2:06.50 while Russell won the 100 back at 1:05.58. Sophomore Teresa Cropper won the 100 breast at 1:17.62 while senior Taylor Adams won the 200 fly at 2:21.51.
Hartsell won the 50 free at 26.03 followed by Rao winning the 100 free at 59.00. Freshman Mattie Wesoloski picked up a win in the 200 breast at 2:53.93 while junior Erika Dubros took the 100 fly at 1:04.03. Peterson rounded out the dominant performance with a win in the 200 IM at 2:23.19.
The Pirates return to action on Friday as they head to San Antonio to compete at the Trinity Invitational. It will be a three day event.