Tigers Head into Final Day Fifth at SAA Championships

Tigers Head into Final Day Fifth at SAA Championships

SAA Championship Central

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Sewanee swimming and diving teams continue to maintain fifth place heading into the final day of the 2018 Southern Athletic Association Swimming & Diving Championships.

INSIDE THE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Sewanee Women's Swimming & Diving: Fifth of six teams, 276 points
Sewanee Men's Swimming & Diving: Fifth of six teams, 330 points
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MEN TOP PERFORMERS
-Lee Haber missed his season-best in the 400-yard individual medley by 0.41 seconds with a 4:09.42 time in the finals. He qualified with a 4:15.29 time in the prelims.

-Carl Failing earned a new season-best in the 100 butterfly finals, swimming to 51.72 seconds in the final.

-In the 100-yard backstroke, Failing won the prelims with a 51.35-second time, a new season-best for the freshman. In the final, he improved his season-best again with a second place time of 51.13 seconds.

-Andrew Freibert qualified for the 100 fly final with a 51.78-second time in the prelims. He swam 52.15 seconds in the final.

WOMEN TOP PERFORMERS
-In the 200-yard freestyle, Meghan Mulhern swam a 1:58.44 time in the consolation final to lead the category.

-Olivia Baker recorded a 1:08.92 time in the 100 breaststroke final.

UP NEXT
The final day of the 2018 SAA Swimming & Diving Championships takes place Saturday from Birmingham CrossPlex.

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