DePauw Finishes Second at Phoenix Fall Classic

DePauw Finishes Second at Phoenix Fall Classic

Chicago, Ill. - DePauw wrapped up competition at the Phoenix Fall Classic with 519 points and finished second behind the host University of Chicago which totaled 925.5.

Shelby Whitt opened today's finals with a fourth-place finish in the 400-yard individual medley in 4:37.76, while Lydia Thibault was sixth in 4:42.55.

Kirsten Olson followed with a seventh-place showing in the 200 freestyle in 1:55.95 as did Olivia Neff in the 100 butterfly in 1:01.01.

Mary Woods was the top DePauw finisher in the 200 breaststroke after finishing third in 2:27.99, while Annie Graves was third in the 100 backstroke in 58.94 seconds and Thibault eighth in 1:01.20.

The Tigers recorded three of the top eight finishes in the 50 fee with Allison Lund and Neff tying for third in 24.64 and Ellen Riehle posting an eighth-place showing in 24.83.

DePauw's 400 free relay of Lund, Neff, Olson and Newlon was second in 3:33.06.

The Tigers return to action on January 1 at the St. Pete Classic in St. Petersburg, Fla.