North Texas Takes Second At Mean Green Relays
DENTON, Texas (10/3/07) ? The University of North Texas swimming team opened its regular season with a second place finish at the Mean Green Relays Wednesday afternoon.
The Mean Green finished the relay-only meet with 98 points. Southern
“I couldn’t be any more proud of our girls right now,” said
After finishing third in the 300 butterfly relay to open up the meet,
Leslie teamed with Morgan Morrow, Amanda Neal and Bonnie Garcia-Meitin to take second in the 200-yard freestyle relay. Their time of 1:38.44 was a second-and-a-half off the school record set last season at the Sun Belt Conference Championships in which that relay team finished third.
In the lead-leg of the 800-yard freestyle relay, Alicia Hale posted the third-fastest time in school history in the 200 yard free with a time of 1:53.38. Hale owns four of the top five times in Mean Green history.
“We’re all very excited on how we’ve started off the season, but we have set the expectation so high,” Dykstra said. “We’ve tasted success and now we want more.”
North Texas will be back in the pool Thursday, Oct. 11, at