Westminster Too Much For Women's Swimming and Diving

Westminster Too Much For Women's Swimming and Diving

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend women's swimming and diving fell 159-113 to Westminster in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon.

Score: Westminster 159, Behrend 113
Location: New Wilmington, Pa. | Westminster Natatorium

Key Moments:

* Marcella Puglia (Beaver Falls, PA/Blackhawk) led with three individual wins and a relay victory
* Abigail Witmer (Herndon, VA/Herndon) took a second off her time from last weekend in the 100 butterfly to finish first in the event.
* Puglia joined Jessica Wyckoff (Elma, NY/Iroquois), Paola Maldonado (San Juan, Puerto Rico) and Witmer for the final relay win (200 free) with a time of 1:47.65

First-Place Finishers:

* Puglia – 200 freestyle (2:04.24), 500 freestyle (5:37.97), 200 IM (2:23.69)
* Witmer – 100 butterfly (1:05.30)
* Flor Parra (Queretaro, Mexico/Tecnologico de Monterrey) - 1m diving (143.55)

Next Up

* The Lions return to action on Saturday against Chatham at 1 p.m. in the Junker Center Pool.

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