Siegler Sets Record on Sunday at Logger Invite

Siegler Sets Record on Sunday at Logger Invite

TACOMA, Wash. – Jamie Siegler set a meet record while winning the 100-yard breaststroke, highlighting Whitworth University's efforts on the final day of the Logger Invitational swimming meet on Sunday at the University of Puget Sound.

Siegler won the 100 breaststroke in 1:04.92, coming within five one-hundredths of a second of matching Whitworth's school record in the event.  Siegler also finished eighth in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 25.02.  She led the Pirates to a second place finish in the team standings.

The final women's team scores were: Concordia-Irvine 881, Whitworth 518, Whitman 473, Pacific Lutheran 456, Puget Sound 455, Lewis & Clark 341.5, College of Idaho 274.5, Southwestern Oregon CC 152.

Hannah Galbrath was the runner-up in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 57.67.  Eve Vetter (1:00.40) was fourth in the event. 

Vetter and Isabella Hackney finished seventh and eighth in the 400-yard individual medley.  Vetter's time was 4:46.26 and Hackney's time was 4:54.48. 

Cameron Lyon took fourth place in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a time of 18:21.00 while Marissa Gibson was eighth (18:37.92).

Whitworth finished second in the 400-yard medley relay with a time of 3:59.87.

The Pirate men went wire-to-wire to win their half of the meet.  The final scores were: Whitworth 691, Concordia-Irvine 608, College of Idaho 542, Puget Sound 401, Whitman 373, Pacific Lutheran 353, Southwestern Oregon CC 329, Lewis & Clark 240.

Byron Rossmiller won the 100 backstroke in 51.00, while Finn McClone finished sixth in the race with a time of 55.69.  McClone went on to take second place in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:43.05.

Ryan Grady finished second twice on Sunday.  He was the runner-up in the 1,650 freestyle in 16:09.71 and was second in the 400 I.M. in 4:06.93.  Rosmiller took seventh in the 400 I.M. in 4:18.50.

Owen Lempert sprinted to a third-place finish in the 50 freestyle (21.18), Jake Davies took fifth in the 100 breaststroke (1:00.30) and Eben Schumann was fifth in the 100-yard butterfly (52.15).

Whitworth closed the meet with a victory in the 400 medley relay with a time of 3:26.44.