Green Bay Defeats Valpo Women Friday
Justine Barnes finished fourth in the 100 butterfly. (Ray Acevedo)
Green Bay Defeats Valpo Women Friday
Friday, November 20, 2009

Valparaiso’s women’s swimming and diving team dropped a 121-75 meet to the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay on Friday evening in Green Bay, Wis.

Laura Rickey (Monmouth, Ill./Monmouth-Roseville H.S.) turned in a pair of fourth place finishes for the Crusaders on the evening.  The junior began with a time of 26.36 in the 50 freestyle before posting a mark of 56.46 seconds in 100 free.

Stephanie Ferschl (Schaumburg, Ill./Conant H.S.) was the fourth fastest individual in the 1000 free, touching the wall in 11:22.54 while Rachel Majercik (Schaumburg, Ill./Conant H.S.) earned the same position in the 200 individual medley with a time of 2:16.71.

Justine Barnes (Rochester Hills, Mich./Adams H.S.) placed fourth in the 100 butterfly finishing in 1:03.54 while Amy Andracki (Arlington Heights, Ill./Prospect H.S.) was the fourth fastest of the day in the 100 breaststroke with a mark of 1:12.03.

Valpo (0-5) will head to Milwaukee, Wis. on Saturday morning to face the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee in a 10 a.m. meet.