Dec. 8, 2008

Courtesy of Drury

Columbia, Mo.- The Drury women concluded action at the University of Missouri Invite with a third place finish while the DU men placed fifth here on Sunday evening. 

In women's action #20 Mizzou pulled away from the pack in the six team field with  a first place win and 1279 points ahead of second place Iowa with 927 with Drury third with 687 points.  Rounding out the standings are Southern Illinois 388, Arkansas 103 and Kansas 96.  Pacing the Panthers tonight was Janelle Slattery who took first in the 200 back (2:00.38).  DU freshman Erin Dolan placed third in the 1650 free.

In men's action #21 Mizzou captured the win with 921 points ahead of Iowa with 880.5.  Trailing the Tigers were Missouri State (672), Missouri S&T (514), Drury (393.5) and Southern Illinois (378).  Kyrill Fesenko was fifth in the 1650 free and Yi Wen Huang was fifth in the 200 fly.

Drury will host Missouri State University at DU's Breech Poll on January 22 at 6 p.m.