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UIC Defeats Crusader Women Saturday
Alizabeth Taubert finished second for the Crusaders in the 500 free. (Ray Acevedo)
Alizabeth Taubert finished second for the Crusaders in the 500 free. (Ray Acevedo)

Saturday, January 22, 2011

Valparaiso returned home to the Athletics-Recreation Center pool on Saturday afternoon for its second meet in as many days, dropping a 122-73 decision to UIC.

The Flames won all 11 events on the afternoon to earn the win.

Alizabeth Taubert (Bloomington, Ill./University H.S.) posted Valpo’s best finish of the day, placing second in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:33.94.

Stephanie Ferschl (Mukwonago, Wis./Mukwonago H.S.) turned in a season’s best for the Brown and Gold in the 1000 freestyle, finishing third overall with a time of 11:21.66.

Katrina Peters (Crystal Lake, Ill./Central H.S.) also posted a season’s best in the 50 free while finishing third, turning in a time of 26.30 seconds.  Shaunna Dangremond (Tucson, Ariz./Sabino H.S.) added another season’s best mark for Valpo in the 100 butterfly, posting a mark of 1:02.26.

Andrea Bretl (Wauwatosa, Wis./West H.S.) improved in the 100 free by more than a second, posting a season’s quickest time of 58.76 seconds.  Natalie Jarrett (Lebanon, Ind./Western Boone H.S.) added her top mark of the year in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:09.76.

Valparaiso (1-9) will wrap up three days of completion for the weekend on Sunday afternoon, heading to Fishers, Ind. to battle five other schools.  Butler, Xavier, Hillsdale, Ball State, and IUPUI will all face the Crusaders beginning at 11 a.m. CST.

W Soccer Belmont Brown Field
Aug 22, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
W Soccer IUPUI Brown Field
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
W Soccer Valpo Phoenix, Ariz.
Aug 29, 9:00 p.m. Grand Canyon
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
W Soccer Valpo Flagstaff, Ariz.
Aug 31, 2:00 p.m. Northern Arizona
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
W Soccer Ball State Brown Field
Sep 5, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Sep 7, 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler