Drury holds off Incarnate Word
Bartholomew leads Panthers to victory at Drury Invite
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Drury captured the first annual Drury Invite in the field of three teams at Breech Pool.
Leading the way for the Panthers and winning multiple events were diver Laurel Bartholomew in the one meter with 420.25 points and in the three meter with 417 points and Katia Alyabyeva with victories in the 400 IM (4:32.50) and the 200 Breast (2:20.31).
Drury won the meet with 1,195 points, ahead of Incarnate Word which finished with 977 and Washington-St. Louis which finished with 714 won three relays on Saturday, taking the 200 Medley, the 400 Free and the 800 Free Relays.
The Panthers dominated the competition in the pool Saturday with a mass of swimmers who took home first-place finishes. Panther winners were Erin Dolan who won the 1000 Free (10:17.46) and placed second in the 400 IM (4:34.77). Jacquelyn Haines won the 100 Fly (58.94), Tinsley Andrews captured the 200 Free (1:55.01), Tiffany Bell took the 100 Back (59.79), Hillary Ottaviano won the 200 Fly (2:10.28), Molly Brown took the 200 Back (2:09.07) and Wai Tin Yu won the 100 Free (52.34).