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    Women's Swimming And Diving Heads To Indy

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    The Huskies are in Indianapolis for the BIG EAST Championship.

    UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM
    The Huskies are in Indianapolis for the BIG EAST Championship.
    UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM

    Feb. 27, 2013

    INDIANAPOLIS - The University of Connecticut women’s swimming and diving team will participate in the BIG EAST Championship at the Indiana University Natatorium in Indianapolis on the campus of IUPUI from February 27 through March 2. The championships begin on Wednesday with relays and diving events while individual swimming events plus more diving takes place Thursday-Saturday.

    For complete coverage of the event, please go the BIG EAST Championship Central by CLICKING HERE.

    Taking part in the diving for the Huskies is senior Danielle Cecco (Hicksville, N.Y.) in the one-meter, three-meter and platform events and senior Nicole Borriello (Montgomery, N.Y.) in the one-meter and three-meter. Cecco is the defending BIG EAST Women’s Outstanding Diver as she was first in the one-meter and second in the three-meter events last year.

    Husky swimmers that have qualified for the event are: senior Jordan Bowen (Lake Elmo, Minn.) in the 100-yard butterfly, 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard backstroke; freshman Emily Boyko (Poughkeepsie, N.Y.) in the 500-yard freestyle bonus, 400-yard IM and 200-yard butterfly; freshman Rachel Burke (Wayne, Ill.) in the 200-yard IM, 200-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle; junior Catherine Chang (Savage, Minn.) in the 200-yard IM, 400-yard IM and 200-yard butterfly; freshman Caitlin Cole (Trumbull, Conn.) in the 500-yard freestyle, 200-yard freestyle and 1650-freestyle; senior Mary deMarrais (Bernardsville, N.J.) in the 500-yard freestyle, 400-yard IM and 1650-yard freestyle; senior Katie Dobler (Pittsford, N.Y.) in the 500-yard freestyle, 200-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle; senior Kimberly Fleming (Mississauga, Ont.) in the 200-yard IM, 50-yard freestyle bonus, 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard backstroke; sophomore Holly Gallagher (Haddon Township, N.J.) in the 500-yard freestyle, 100-yard butterfly and 200-yard butterfly.


     

     

    Also: freshman Alexis Henry (Old Saybrook, Conn.) in the 200-yard freestyle, 100-yard backstroke bonus and the 100-yard freestyle bonus, freshman Laura Hyland (Southport, England) in the 500-yard freestyle, 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard breaststroke; junior Kati Kyle (Lithia, Fla.) in the 200-yard IM bonus, 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard backstroke; freshman Kennedy Meier (Winnipeg, Man.) in the 500-yard freestyle, 100-yard backstroke and 200-yard backstroke; sophomore Katy Munzenmaier (Lake George, N.Y.) in the 200-yard IM, 400-yard IM and 100-yard freestyle; senior Isabelle Nat (Barrie, Ont.) in the 50-yard freestyle bonus, 200-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle; senior Kate O’Leary (Brookfield, Conn.) in the 500-yard freestyle, 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard breaststroke; sophomore Hannah Perna (Hillsborough, N.J.) in the 500-yard freestyle, 1650-yard freestyle and 200-yard butterfly; sophomore Chinyere Pigot (Miami, Fla.) in the 50-yard freestyle, 100-yard butterfly and 100-yard freestyle; freshman Laura Ruttan (Stittsville, Ont.) in the 400-yard IM, 100-yard breaststroke and 200-yard breaststroke; and sophomore Caryn Smith (Huntington, N.Y.) in the 50-yard freestyle bonus, 200-yard freestyle and 100-yard freestyle.