ORONO, Maine — This weekend was host to the 13th annual America East Swimming and Diving Championships, which took place at the Stanley Wallace Pool at the University of Maine in Orono. The three -day meet, beginning on Friday the 14th, resulted in a second place finish for the University of New Hampshire women's team that broke eight school and two conference records. New Hampshire won 10 of the 20 events and finished the weekend with a total 774.50 points, trailing the America East champions Northeastern University by only 47 points. The Wildcats were led by freshman Shannon Daly (Brightwaters, N.Y.), who was named Women's Outstanding Swimmer of the Year.
DURHAM, N.H. — The University of New Hampshire women's swimming and diving team not only defeated the Northeastern Huskies in the Jan. 19 meet to continue their undefeated season but also broke four records in the process. Melissa Lague (Salem, N.H.) broke two UNH and America East records when she won the 100 back in a time of 57.60 and the 200 back in 2:03.66. She also played second in the 200 individual medley.
DURHAM, N.H. - Kristen Nardozzi (St. Petersburg, Fla.) and Shannon Daly (Brightwaters, N.Y.) both won two individual events to propel the University of New Hampshire women's swimming & diving team to Friday evening's 179-57 victory against Central Connecticut State University at Swasey Pool.