Feb. 28, 2013
INDIANAPOLIS - The University of Connecticut women's swimming and diving team opened competition on Wednesday at the 2013 BIG EAST Championship at the IUPUI Natatorium. The championship runs through Saturday.
UConn's 800-yard freestyle relay team finished in fifth place in a school-record time of 7:18.97. That group consisted of senior Katie Dobler (Pittsford, N.Y.), freshman Rachel Burke (Wayne, Ill.), senior Mary deMarrais (Bernardsville, N.J.) and senior Jordan Bowen (Lake Elmo, Minn).
Senior Danielle Cecco (Hicksville, N.Y.) was fourth in the three-meter diving with a score of 311.10 while senior Nicole Borriello (Montgomery, N.Y.) was 13th at 259.30. The Husky 200-yard medley relay team finished in seventh place in a time of 1:45.27.