Women's Swimming Finishes in Eighth Place at ECAC Championships


Pittsburgh, Pa. - The University of Pennsylvania women's swim team finished in eighth place (out of 27 teams) this weekend at the ECAC Championships, with a total of 179 points. Leading the Quakers was senior Melissa Miller who finished fourth in the 50-yard freestyle event in a time of 24.46.

Miller was also a part of the Red and Blue relay team, whichhad an impressive sixth-place finish in the 800-yard freestyle relay. The team of Sydney Sher, Sarah Bargmann, Miller and Lauren Weinstein finished with a time of 7:52.96.

Senior Katie Coxe placed seventh in the 400-yard IM for the Quakers with a time of 4:39.96, while the Quakers also saw a seventh place finish in the 200-yard butterfly as senior Erin Tompkins finished with a time of 2:09.60.