Shorewomen Roll Past Owls in Opener, 145-59

Shorewomen Roll Past Owls in Opener, 145-59

Gerhart and Glasser Record Two Individual Firsts Each

BRYN MAWR, PA - Senior Kathy Gerhart (Phoenixville, PA/Phoenixville Area) each junior Rachel Glasser (Silver Spring, MD/Springbrook) each won two individual events as visiting Washington College rolled past host Bryn Mawr, 145-59, in a Centennial Conference women's swim meet this afternoon. The meet was the season opener for both teams.

Gerhart won the 200 freestyle in 2:00.74 to become Washington's seventh-fastest swimmer ever in that event. She also won the 100 butterfly in 1:00.49. Glasser finished first in the 1000 freestyle in 10:42.95, her best time in that event since her freshman season, and in the 100 freestyle in 56.17.

Sophomore Jenna Moore (Catonsville, MD/Mount de Sales) won the 100 breaststroke in 1:09.90 and was second in the 50 freestyle in 26.16. Senior Amy Smith (Phoenixville, PA/Phoenixville Area) captured the 100 backstroke in 1:05.98, while freshman Sarah Sykes (Haworth, NJ/Northern Valley-Demarest) touched the wall first in the 500 freestyle in 5:27.24. Sophomore Mary Stroman (Bala Cynwyd, PA/Friends Central) was second in the 200 freestyle in 2:05.74, while freshman Melanie Craig (Newtown, PA/Council Rock) was second in the 100 breaststroke in 1:12.81 to become the Shorewomen's 10th-fastest swimmer ever in that event.

The Shorewomen also won both relay events. Freshman Darcy Zink (Baltimore, MD/Towson), Craig, Gerhart, and Moore won the 200 medley relay in 1:54.97. Sophomore Morgan Phillips (Charlottesville, VA/Albemarle), Stroman, Sykes, and Glasser won the 400 freestyle relay in 3:51.85.

The Shorewomen return to action Saturday with a 1:00 p.m. Centennial Conference meet at Gettysburg.