Jacks split in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS, MO. - For the second day in a row, the South Dakota State swimming team split a dual vs. the Univiersity of St. Louis, this time with the Jackrabbit women (6-6) coming out on top 121-103 and the men (3-3) losing 130-94.
Andrea Budahl won a pair of event for the second time in as many days with a 400 IM of 4 minutes, 45.19 seconds and a first place finish of 5:14.07 in the 500 freestyle.
A trio of fellow freshman also had a winning day starting with Emma Gaulke-Janowski in the 1000 freestyle in 10:48.38. In the 100 backstroke, Kaylin Caron edged out teammates Lisa Newberger and Kali Temperley to take the event in 1:01.88. Rounding out the underclassman was Stephanie Young clocking in at 1:08.21 to place first in the 100 breaststroke.
Senior Alexandra Hoffman won her 48th career event with a 100 freestyle time of 54.12 seconds.
Chris Schreier paced the men with another pair of wins coming in the 400 IM (4:10.51) and in the 100 butterfly (51.31 sec.) to push his first year win total to 17.
In the men's 100 backstroke, freshman Phil Albu captured first with a finish of 54.20 seconds.
Kyle Ochsner had his 16th career victory come in the 200 freestyle in 1:46.33
The men and women return to action on Friday, Jan. 21 when they travel to Vermillion to take on Summit League and in state rival the University of South Dakota starting at 6 p.m.