Falcons Take First At Incarnate Word Invitational
Jan. 28, 2012 (Updated Jan. 30)
SAN ANTONIO, Texas- Air Force women's swimming put together another solid day of swimming at the Incarnate Word January Invitational Saturday at the Palo Alto College Aquatic Center. The Falcons took first place out of five teams.
Air Force scored 1,311 points to beat out Incarnate Word (971.5), Trinity University (576), Texas-Permian Basin (383.5) and Southwestern University (310).
The Falcons took first or second place in all but one event on the day. Air Force got first-place swims in seven events. Freshman Kim Davis and sophomore Samantha Laughlin led the way with a pair of wins each.
Davis won the 400 individual medley (4:32.27) and 200 breaststroke (2:24.50). Laughlin won both backstroke events, winning the 100 back (58.79) and 200 back (2:08.64).
The Falcons also had several second place swims on the day. Bleyl placed second in the 200 free (1:55.01), 100 back (1:00.31) and 200 back (2:09.68). Senior Katharine Ernst took second in the 100 fly (59.02) and Cesare also took second in the 100 free (53.40).
Air Force returns to action Feb. 4 at Colorado State.