Lady Monarch Swim/Dive Squad Sweeps First Home Meet
By ODU Athletics
Dec. 7, 2002
The Old Dominion University women's swimming and diving teams defeated George Washington University and Drexel University while the men's team defeated GW but fell to Drexel in their home opener Saturday at the JC Scrap Pool.
The Monarchs fell to Drexel 120.50-119.50 but defeated George Washington 137-93 while the Lady Monarchs topped Drexel 150-81 and GW 117-114. The Dragons got the win over GW on the men's side 149-90 and the Colonials dropped the Drexel women 154-77.
ODU took first in six events with key contributions from several swimmers. Brian Julich (Sanford, NC) won the 50 yard freestyle with a time of 21.87 seconds and was also a part of the first place team in the 400 yard medley. Sophomore Martin Lundgren (Vaxjo, Sweden) was also apart of the relay winning team before taking second in the 200 yard butterfly at 1:55.99. Ryan Stoner (Va. Beach, VA) was the second leg of the relay and came in second in the 200 breastroke.
Sarah Mooney (Riverside, RI) and Jessica Miller (Fairfax, VA) led the Lady Monarchs to their sweep by grabbing wins in their respective events after being apart of the 400 yard relay. Miller won the 200 yard breaststroke with a time of 2:25.46 and Mooney recorded a 2:13.02 time in the 200 yard medley which was good for first. Liane Publow (Las Vegas, NV) was on the relay squad and took second in the 200 butterfly.
Check back with ODUsports.com for complete results of today's swimming action.
The ODU swimming and diving team is now off until January 18th when they travel to James Madison for all day event starting at 11:00 a.m.
Top ODU Finishes
Event 1 Women 1 mtr Diving 2 Kenney, Michelle JR Old Dominion University NT 196.90 Event 2 Men 1 mtr Diving 5 Dingus, Tom SO Old Dominion University NT 190.20 Event 3 Women 3 mtr Diving 1 Kenney, Michelle JR Old Dominion University NT 205.80 Event 4 Men 3 mtr Diving 6 Dingus, Tom SO Old Dominion University NT 204.15 Event 5 Women 400 Yard Medley Relay 2 Old Dominion University B NT 4:02.37 1) Mooney, Sarah SR 2) Miller, Jessica JR 3) Publow, Liane FR 4) Rankin, Shanna SO Event 6 Men 400 Yard Medley Relay 1 Old Dominion University A NT 3:35.89 1) Ferris, Mike JR 2) Stoner, Ryan SO 3) Julich, Brain FR 4) Lundgren, Martin SO Event 7 Women 1000 Yard Freestyle 1 Blaine, Leslie JR Old Dominion University NT 10:43.73 Event 8 Men 1000 Yard Freestyle 2 Kletz, Ryan SO Old Dominion University NT 10:01.72 Event 9 Women 200 Yard Freestyle 3 Miller, Jessica JR Old Dominion University NT 1:59.43 Event 10 Men 200 Yard Freestyle 1 Ashby, Ryan FR Old Dominion University NT 1:47.36 Event 11 Women 50 Yard Freestyle 3 Rankin, Shanna SO Old Dominion University NT 25.93 Event 12 Men 50 Yard Freestyle 4 Smith, Ian SO Old Dominion University NT 22.50 Event 13 Women 200 Yard IM 1 Mooney, Sarah SR Old Dominion University NT 2:13.03 Event 14 Men 200 Yard IM 3 Tschohl, Nate FR Old Dominion University NT 2:02.64 Event 15 Women 200 Yard Butterfly 2 Publow, Liane FR Old Dominion University NT 2:09.00 Event 16 Men 200 Yard Butterfly 2 Lundgren, Martin SO Old Dominion University NT 1:55.99 Event 17 Women 100 Yard Freestyle 3 Rankin, Shanna SO Old Dominion University NT 56.17 Event 18 Men 100 Yard Freestyle 3 Ashby, Ryan FR Old Dominion University NT 48.67 Event 19 Women 200 Yard Backstroke 3 Mooney, Sarah SR Old Dominion University NT 2:14.75 Event 20 Men 200 Yard Backstroke 1 Ferris, Mike JR Old Dominion University NT 1:56.03 Event 21 Women 500 Yard Freestyle 1 Blaine, Leslie JR Old Dominion University NT 5:14.66 Event 22 Men 500 Yard Freestyle 2 Kletz, Ryan SO Old Dominion University NT 4:51.06 Event 23 Women 200 Yard Breaststroke 1 Miller, Jessica JR Old Dominion University NT 2:25.46 Event 24 Men 200 Yard Breaststroke 2 Stoner, Ryan SO Old Dominion University NT 2:11.98 Event 25 Women 400 Yard Freestyle Relay 2 Old Dominion University A NT 3:51.59 1) Vanderbilt, Tori SR 2) Everson, Carinda JR 3) Gregory, Erika FR 4) Wolff, Meldody JR Event 26 Men 400 Yard Freestyle Relay 2 Old Dominion University A NT 3:15.37 1) Julich, Brian FR 2) Smith, Ian SO 3) Ashby, Ryan FR 4) McGraw, Paul JR