PORTLAND, Oregon – Both the Puget Sound men's and women's swim teams were victorious at Lewis & Clark on Saturday. The Logger men (1-1, 1-1 NWC) picked up their first win of the season, 116-85. The Logger women (2-0, 2-0 NWC) open their season with consecutive wins after topping the Pioneers, 137-68.
Nick Mitchell had a strong afternoon for Puget Sound. He won both the 200-yard freestyle (1:48.35) and 500 freestyle (4:53.86), while taking second in the 100 butterfly (57.28).
The men's 200 medley relay comprised of Keven Henley, Caleb Van Boven, Ian Conery, and Zander Biro was victorious with a time of 1:41.92. Individually, Henley won the 100 backstroke (55.63) and placed second in the 200 freestyle (1:51.89).
On the women's side, the Loggers won both relay events. Sam Anders, Jordan O'Hanlon, Melisa Kegans, and Grace Lawson finished the 200 medley in 1:56.04. Kegans, Erin Jenkins, Anne Shirey, and Kayla Dimicco won the 200 freestyle in 1:43.81.
Kegans also won the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:20.00, while Anders placed second in the same event (2:21.14). Carmen Mena was the top finisher in the 1,650 freestyle (19:20.45), followed by Ally Hembree (20:00.55). Hembree was also second in the breaststroke (1:13.92), as O'Hanlon won that event with a time of 1:13.01.
The Loggers have their first home meet of the season when they host Willamette on Friday, Nov. 13, at 6 p.m.
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