TACOMA, Washington – The Puget Sound women's swim team beat Whitworth, 117-87, in a Northwest Conference dual on Friday night. The Logger men fell to the Pirates, 113-92.
The Puget Sound women improve to 6-2 overall and 5-0 in the NWC, while the men suffer their first conference loss of the season (5-3, 4-1 NWC).
Nick Mitchell picked up two individual first-place finishes for the Loggers and helped a relay team to a win. Mitchell won the 800 freestyle (8:38.73) and 400 freestyle (4:15.02). The 400 freestyle relay team comprised of Mitchell, Evan Hamamoto, Matt Goldberg, and Mitch Kilgore won the event in 3:41.05.
Kilgore won the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.93, and he also placed first in the 100 freestyle with a time of 53.35.
Melissa Norrish won the 800 freestyle for the Puget Sound women, timing in at 9:24.93. She placed first individually in two more events: 200 individual medley (2:26.74) and 400 freestyle (4:37.20).
Puget Sound competes in its last home meet of the year when it hosts Whitman on Saturday at 1 p.m. The Loggers will honor their seniors before the start of the meet.
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