Rosa Gentile came within .13 of setting the North Texas record in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 56.20. She finished 16th in the event. Gentile previously set the record on Feb. 19, 2010. Her performance ranks as the third-best 100 yard backstroke time in school history, behind two of her other efforts.
North Texas finished the 200-yard medley relay with a time of 1:45.05, a school season-best. The 'A' relay of Stephanie Bernier, Rosita Bado, Rosa Gentile and Seabre Pope finished ninth.
Dawn Richerson led all North Texas swimmers with a team season-best 1:52.81 in the 200-yard freestyle.
Rosita Bado posted a Mean Green-season best time of 1:06.31 in the 100-yard breaststroke.
North Texas finishes the Texas Invite tomorrow, December 4th.