Bears Finish 25th at NCAAs

Bears Finish 25th at NCAAs

Complete Results

INDIANAPOLIS - The Ursinus women's swimming team finished 25th at the NCAA Division III championship.

The Bears had five swimmers earn All-America certificates and set three Conference records.

Junior Clara Baker became the most decorated swimmer in program history with seven All-America honors. She placed 13th in the 100 butterfly in 56.09, while also participating on the 200 medley (1:44.33) and 400 medley relays (3:51.51) which finished 13th and 16th, respectively. 

Ursinus also earned All-America recognition in the 800 freestyle relay behind the efforts of freshman Sophie May, senior Sydney Gundersen, senior Meggie Leitz and junior Peyten Lyons, who captured 15th in 7:36.40.

Lyons was involved in all three All-America relays, while May and Gundersen earned two certificates and Leitz one.

The Bears wrapped up the championship by establishing a Centennial record in the 400 freestyle relay as Gundersen, Lyons, Baker and May touched the wall in 3:29.89 to finish 23rd overall.