Oct. 26, 2012
NASHVILLE, Tenn. -
The Alabama women's swimming and diving team notched its second win of the season and first in Southeastern Conference competition, beating Vanderbilt 158-103 in Nashville.
The Crimson Tide (2-1, 1-1 SEC) won the 400 medley relay to open the meet and closed things out by winning the 200 freestyle relay, winning seven individual races in between.
Junior Stephanie Kinsey, freshman Morgan Presley, junior Kristel Vourna and freshman Justine Panian combined to win the 400 medley with a time of 3:48.61 while Vourna, Panian, Kinsey and freshman Michele Rielly took the 200 freestyle relay with a 1:35.47.
Senior Jenna Gallo won the 1,000 freestyle (10:18.87) and the 500 freestyle (5:05.90), while Vourna won both the 100 butterfly (55.51) and the 200 butterfly (2:04.39). Panian won the 50 freestyle with a time of 23.89 and Kinsey won the 100 backstroke after touching the wall with a 57.23. Junior Lauren Piper round out the Tide's winning ways by taking top honors in the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:08.70..
The Tide men and women are both back in action against LSU on Nov. 2nd in Baton Rouge.