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Milwaukee Upends Valpo Women in Dual Meet
Jaclyn Krause won two events for Valpo at Milwaukee.
Jaclyn Krause won two events for Valpo at Milwaukee.

Saturday, December 08, 2007

Box Score

            The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee defeated Valparaiso’s women’s swimming and diving team 170-114 on Saturday afternoon in a dual meet held in Milwaukee, Wis.

            Valpo earned victories in two of the 16 events on the day, including an individual win from Jaclyn Krause (Rochester, Mich./Notre Dame Prep H.S.) in the 50 freestyle.  The sophomore touched the wall in a time of 24.99 seconds.

            The Crusaders also earned a victory in the 200 freestyle relay, the day’s final event.  Rachel Majercik (Schaumburg, Ill./Conant H.S.), Becky Crabtree (Mason, Ohio/Mason H.S.), Kati Smethurst (Grand Ledge, Mich./Grand Ledge H.S.), and Krause finished in a time of 1:39.25, out-touching Milwaukee by .16 seconds.

            Elizabeth Thompson (Norman, Okla./Norman North H.S.) earned a runner-up finish for the Brown and Gold in the 200 butterfly with a time of 2:15.32.

            Valparaiso now has a month off before returning to the pool on January 11 against Michigan State at the Athletics-Recreation Center pool.  The first event begins at 5 p.m.