The Lincoln College Men’s and Women’s swim team took on Lewis University this past Friday. Both Men’s and Women’s teams got off to a great start with wins in the 200 medley relays. They also got some stand out swims on the men’s side by Ty Jacobs (West Lafayette, IN) who went a 22.12 to win the men’s 50 free. Josh Lercel (Mishawaka, IN) had a win in the men’s 200 individual medley with a time of 2:05.10. C.J Van Wormer (Hinsdale, IL) also had a win in the men’s 100 yard freestyle with a personal best time on 48.80. Max Spencer (Chicago, IL) also had placed first in the 100 Breaststroke with a time of 57.21.
On the girls side, Rachel Dean (Normal, IL) had a nice swim in the 200 yard freestyle were she went 2:08.42. Destinee Ganious (Lansing, IL) had a good showing in the 50 yard freestyle with a time of 27.15. Mariana Cury (Novo Hamburgo, Brazil) also had a very good swim in the 500 yard freestyle were she went a personal best of 5:25.61 and took second place.
In diving, the women did very well to with scores of 181.60 with help on the three meter from Kendra Holcom (Converse, IN) who placed first, and Brittany Bilbrew (Homewood, IL) who placed second with a score of 160.35 on three meter.
Coach Matt said “The team did very well this week putting up some wonderful times to help carry momentum into are next meet which is an Invitational at the University of Chicago.”