Two records fall at NCAA's for Ole women

Mike Ludwig
March 21, 2013

HOUSTON - Meghan Weiss swam a 1:50.22 in the consolation final of the 200 Freestyle to finish ninth and set a school record, while the Oles' 400 Medley Relay team also broke a school record at the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships on Thursday.

Weiss bettered her own school record, one she set at the MIAC's last month (1:50.71).

Later in the night, Weiss anchored the Oles' 400 Medley Relay to a 13th-place 3:52.10. The team of Carolyn Bernhardt, Megan Gaylord, Lydia Feldman and Weiss and narrowly missed the finals with a ninth place finish in the prelims.

The finishes moved St. Olaf to 17th in the team standings at the NCAA's. The four-day event wraps up on Saturday.

Contact media relations specialist Mike Ludwig at (507) 786-3834 or ludwigm@stolaf.edu.