Milwaukee Downs Valpo Women in Home Opener
Erin Owen placed third in the 100 freestyle. (Ray Acevedo)
Milwaukee Downs Valpo Women in Home Opener
Saturday, October 16, 2010

The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee spoiled Valparaiso’s women’s swim team’s home opener on Saturday afternoon, downing the Crusaders 120-77 at the Athletics-Recreation Center pool.

Natalie Jarrett (Lebanon, Ind./Western Boone H.S.) and Shaunna Dangremond (Tucson, Ariz./Sabino H.S.) turned in a second and third place performance respectively in the 100 backstroke.  Jarrett finished in 1:03.73 while Dangremond was just behind her in 1:04.09.

Andrea Bretl (Wauwatosa, Wis./Wauwatosa H.S.) posted a third place finish in the 1000 freestyle with her time of 11:32.33.    Erin Owen (Mazeppa, Minn./Zumbrota-Mazeppa H.S.) also turned in a third place effort, doing so in the 100 freestyle with a time of 1:03.63.

Amy Andracki (Arlington Heights, Ill./Prospect H.S.) added the third best time of the day in the 100 breaststroke with a mark of 1:11.02.

Valparaiso (1-3) will return to action on Friday afternoon as the Crusaders host Cleveland State in a 1 p.m. meet at the Athletics-Recreation Center pool.