Mean Green Grabs First Victory Of The Season Over Centenary, 122-70
DENTON (11/12/05)?The Mean Green captured its first dual meet victory of the season on Saturday, Nov. 12 when it hosted Centenary and SMU at the UNT Student Recreation Center in Denton.
The Mean Green gave a well-rounded performance in every event as many members of the team posted top finishing times.
Sophomore Bonnie Garcia-Meitin helped lead the Mean Green by capturing first place finishes in both of her individual events. She won the 200 Backstroke with the time 2:07.36 finishing 11 seconds in front of the competition. In the 200 Freestyle, Garcia-Meitin grabbed top place honors with the time 1:56.83. Garcia-Meitin, along with juniors Gwen Rourke and Ashley Walker, and freshman Alesha Oleson, were members of the 200 Medley relay finishing first with the fifth fastest time in school history at 1:52.51.
Rourke also contributed to the Mean Green victory in her individual events. She captured first in the 200 Breaststroke at 2:28.25, and third in the 200 Freestyle with 2:3.67.
Junior Devon Dlouhy had the meet of her career at
Sophomore Christina Hammervold, who transferred to North Texas from
The Mean Green is back in action Thursday, Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. as it hosts metroplex rival TCU at the