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Women's swimming and diving takes 2nd amidst top programs



The No. 8 IU women’s swimming and diving team took second in a two-day, double-dual meet with national powerhouses No. 7 Texas and No. 14 Michigan that ended Saturday afternoon. The Hoosiers defeated Michigan 232-157 but lost to Texas 211-178.

Junior Kate Zubkova led the Hoosiers (3-1) in scoring for the third straight meet, placing first in the 100- and 200-yard backstroke events.

Senior Christina Loukas swept the springboard diving events, taking first in both the one-meter and three-meter events. Junior Brittany Feldman placed third in each event.
Senior Sarah Stockwell won the 100-yard breastroke, beating out Texas’s Carlye Ellis by three-tenths of a second. Sophomore Amanda Smith won the 1650-yard freestyle and placed third in the 500-yard freestyle, while freshman Nikki White placed third in the 1650- and second in the 500-freestyle.

The Hoosiers return to action on Nov. 21-23 when they host the Hoosierland Invitational.

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