Swimming Ends Regular Season Saturday
Thursday, January 15, 2009

SHREVEPORT – The regular season will come to a close this weekend for the Centenary men’s and women’s swimming teams. The Ladies and Gents will host Henderson State at 3 p.m. Friday with ‘Senior Day’ festivities starting prior to the meet. Then on Saturday both teams will travel Fort Worth for meet against TCU and San Diego State starting at 1 p.m.


Centenary is coming off of a team finish of third at the Tunica Invitational and were just 151 points behind second place Delta State. The Ladies finished second as a team, and were helped by seven first place finishers. The Gents, meanwhile, placed third behind Delta State and Missouri State, but they had 10 top five finishers.


Earlier this season the Gents defeated Henderson State by 234 points at the Trinity Western Shootout. The Ladies also had no problems defeating HSU, as they rolled over the Reddies by 260 points.


Following this weekends meets, Centenary will next see the pool on Feb. 19-21 at The Summit League Championship in Rochester, Mich.