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    Pacific Women's Swimming: Tigers Fall to Nevada, 150-106, in Last Dual Meet of Season

    Feb 6, 2010
    The women's swim team dropped a 150-106 contest to University of Nevada on Saturday, February 6. With the loss the Tigers fell to 4-9 on the season, while the Wolfpack improves to 6-5 in dual meets for the year.

    In the 1000 Free, freshman Jenna Chaplin (Nassau, Bahamas) finished at 11:06.42 to take second-place. Senior Devonie Migues (Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.) touched first in the 100 Back with a time of 57.28.

    Freshman Mallory McGowan (Colusa, Calif.) placed second in the 100 Breast, posting a time of 1:07.37. Sophomore Lia Santini (Bothell, Wash.) swam a time of 1:11.63 to take fourth in the event.

    Senior Melissa McGhee (Elk Grove, Calif.) touched at 2:07.91, only two-tenths behind Nevada's first place swimmer Gabby Giueb for second-place in the 200 Fly. Freshman Allie Vetterlein (Seattle, Wash.) took fourth, with freshman Megan Machynia (Valencia, Calif.) following with a fifth-place finish.

    Swimming a 55.31, sophomore Elena Walterman (Framingham, Mass.) registered a second-place finish for the Tigers. Freshman Becca Wyant (Redmond, Wash.) took third with a time of 58.25.

    McGhee recorded her second-place finish later in the day, with a time of 2:12.83 in the 200 Back. McGowan touched at 2:27.53 to finish third.

    Posting a first place finish for the Tiger in the 500 Free was KC Albiston (Salt Lake City, Utah) with a time of 5:14.68. Chaplin took third registering a time of 5:25.49.

    McGhee placed second in the 100 Fly with a time of 59.50. Machynia took third, touching at 1:02.10.

    Walterman posted another second-place finish in the 200 IM with a time of 2:15.41. Vetterlein swam a 2:16.88 to place third.

    The relay team joining Chaplin, McGowan, Albiston, and Migues combined for a time of 3:43.15 in the 400 Free to take second-place in the event.

    The Tigers head to Long Beach, Calif. on February 17 for the start of the Big West Championships.