TAMPA, Fla. – The Dartmouth College women’s swimming team finished first with 534 points at the University of Tampa Relay Carnival on Saturday. The Big Green finished first in eight of the ten events to claim the title.
The Kerr sisters and Emily Holt won the 3x100-Fly in 3:02.02, to give the Big Green their second victory of the carnival. Continuing the streak of first place finishes, Dartmouth won the 3x100-Breast in 3:32.10. The threesome of Heather Laedtke, Maddie Dunn and Koryn Ternes defeated Minnesota State Moorhead by three seconds.
In the 3x100-Back, The Big Green won their fourth race with Kendese Nangle, Valerie Orellana and Holt in 3:05.68. The ‘B’ squad finished in third with Natalia Vecerek, Rebecca Butler and Lindsay Tyler finishing in 3:09.01.
In the next event, Dartmouth finished in second behind Bowling Green, who finished second overall in the meet.
The Big Green bounced back in the 8x50, picking up a two second win over the Falcons. In the 3x166 yard SNARF relay, the Big Green trio of Kerr, Kerr and Samson won in 5:28.28.
The squad finished the competition with another win in the 400-Free in 3:38.26.
The Big Green will travel down to New Haven, Conn. for an Ivy League meet with Penn and host Yale next Saturday.