Women's Swimming Falls to Delta State
Wednesday, January 17, 2007


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Meet Results


Leslie Clampitt won the 50 free
and 100 free against Delta State

SHREVEPORT, La. -- Delta State defeated the Centenary women’s swimming team, 146-116, in a dual meet at the Centenary Fitness Center Saturday. Freshman Maggie Vaughan and sophomore Leslie Clampitt were both part of three event wins against Delta State.

Clampitt, holding the Ladies record in both the 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle, accounted the 33 points in Saturday’s meet for Centenary.

Competing in two individual events and two relays against Delta State, Clampitt won the 50 free with a time of 25.19, touching the wall in the 100 free with a time of 56.05 for the win. She also was part of first-place finishing 400 free relay team, which set a new pool record at the Fitness Center with a time of 3:42.70. Clampitt swam an opening-leg time of 55.66, joined by sophomore Alana Gregory (Flower Mound, Texas), Natalie Nazzal (Kingwood, Texas) and Melanie Zimmerman (Round Rock, Texas).

Vaughan captured three individual event wins against the Lady Statesmen, winning the 200 free, 500 free and 1,000 free for her first three-win meet of her collegiate career.

Vaughan started her meet off with a win in the 1,000 free, registering a time of 10:38.68 for the win. In the 200 free, she won the event with a time of 1:58.37, finishing her meet with a time of 5:11.37 in the 500 free for the win.

Nazzal registered two second-place finishes in the 50 free (25.38) and 100 free (56.22), while freshman Leslie Wyatt (Greenwood Village, Colo.) took second in the 100 fly with a time of 1:00.39. Wyatt also had a third-place finish in the 100 breaststroke (1:11.00).

After not competing for over three weeks, the Ladies looked strong in their first meet of 2007, continuing to build towards the conference championships next month.

Centenary next competes against TCU at the Fitness Center Jan. 26. The meet against the Horned Frogs is the final meet for the Ladies prior to the Mid-Continent Conference Championships, held in Indianapolis, Feb. 15-17.