Dec. 9, 1997

Women's Swimming Heads to Ft. Lauderdale Relays

Upcoming Event: Saturday-Sunday, Dec. 20-21, at the Ft. Lauderdale Relays.

U. S. Open Info: Select members of the Michigan State women's swimming and diving team competed last weekend at the final United States-sanctioned swimming event of the year, the U. S. Open in Indianapolis, Ind.

Open Action Recap: In the preliminary of the 100 backstroke, Michigan State senior Jami Archambault finished 51st with a time of 1:09.45. On the final day of competition, senior co-captain Anne Illgen finished 32nd out of 70 competitors in the preliminary event of the 200 butterfly with a time of 2:21.88, and sophomore Catrin Lenfers completed the preliminary of the 200 breaststroke 43rd out of 59 with a time of 2:44.27.

Next Competition: The Spartans continue action, Dec. 20-21, at the Ft. Lauderdale Relays.