Saint Louis vs Missouri-St. Louis
- February 1, 2020
- St. Louis, Missouri
Courtesy: Saint Louis Athletics
ST. LOUIS – Saint Louis swimming and diving concluded the regular season with dual-meet victories over Missouri-St. Louis Saturday afternoon at Simon Recreation Center.
The Billikens prevailed 141-65 in the women’s meet and 116.5-97.5 in the men’s competition.
The Saint Louis seniors were honored prior to swimming their final meet at Simon Rec.
The SLU women won all 12 events, led by double winners Pola Luckiewicz and Katie Schmude. Luckiewicz touched first in the 50 free (24.57) and 100 free (53.90), while Schmude captured victories in the 100 back (59.43) and 100 breast (1:09.65).
Also winning for the Billiken women:
Lauren Payton, 1000 free (10:40.79)
Sophie Kishish, 200 free (1:57.13)
Tessa Horan, 200 IM (2:12.69)
Trinity Goertz, 1-meter diving (198.56)
Rylee Stone, 100 fly (59.71)
Sara Desing, 500 free (5:15.39)
200 medley relay (Emily Smith, Alexis Beine, Bri Hodgkins, Natalie Daniel) (1:48.58)
200 free relay (Daniel, Stone, Olivia Tate, Luckiewicz) (1:38.85)
For the men’s team, Collin O’Brien collected victories in the 200 IM (1:56.16) and 100 breast (57.44). O’Brien was joined by Keegan Paulson, Janssen Gamilla and Grant Streid for a win in the 200 medley relay (1:32.52).
Paulson and Jason Ruka won the 100 back (51.40) and 1-meter diving (112.70), respectively.
The Billikens compete in the Atlantic 10 Conference Championships Feb. 19-22 at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio.
Courtesy: Missouri-St. Louis Athletics
ST. LOUIS, MO. – The University of Missouri-St. Louis men’s and women’s swimming teams competed against Saint Louis U. on Saturday in its final tune-up before the GLVC Championships in two weeks.
The host Billikens defeated both the men (116.50-97.50) and the women (141-65).
The 2020 GLVC Championships will be held February 12-15 in Crawfordsville, Ind.