Air Force Women's Swimming & Diving Sweeps Tri-Dual at UNLV
Jan. 25, 2014
LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Air Force women’s swimming and diving defeated UNLV and Bakersfield in a tri-dual at UNLV Saturday afternoon. The Falcons (16-3) defeated UNLV 175-124 and CSUB 190-109.
The Falcons won nine of 16 events on the night. Air Force took control of the meet late, winning five of the last seven events to pull away. Senior Sam Laughlin, junior Kim Davis and freshman Genevieve Miller led the way with a pair of wins each.
Laughlin won the 100 yard backstroke (56.94) and 200 back (2:03.29). Davis won the 200 breast (2:20.95) and 400 medley (4:27.43) in addition to a second place finish in the 200 free (1:52.40). Miller won the 500 free (4:49.68) and 1650 free (17:10.55).
Freshman Kira Schlosberg won the 100 breast with a time of 1:05.38. The Falcons swept the diving competition as junior Lainie Long won the 1-meter springboard (228.25) and freshman Savanna Meadows the 3m (233.40).
Air Force’s top relay team was the 200 medley relay. The group of Laughlin, Schlosberg, senior Gabrielle Aranda and Davis took second with a time of 1:47.84.
The Falcons close out their regular season on Feb. 1 at Colorado State.