Watters Breaks 200 Back Record; Lions Place Second at Blue Devil Invite

Watters Breaks 200 Back Record; Lions Place Second at Blue Devil Invite

FREDONIA, NY – The Penn State Behrend women's swimming and diving team completed their midseason meet with second-place finish Blue Devil Invitational hosted by Fredonia on Sunday.  

Score: Penn State Behrend 2nd out of six teams (1707.5)
Location: Fredonia, NY | Steele Hall Natatorium

Key Moments:

* The Lions were edged on the final day by Brockport, who won by a 12.5 point margin
* Behrend tallied 1707. 5 points over the three-day meet
* Camryn Watters (Greensburg, PA/Hempfield) broke her third record of the weekend, setting a new team record with a first-place finish in the 200 backstroke
* Watters clocked in with a time of 2:08.39 to reset teammate Emma Webster's (Bradford, PA/Bradford) record of 2:11.12
* Other top finishers include Isabel Sheridan (Allentown, PA/Parkland) in the 1650 free
* Sheridan placed second with a time of 19:07.80, while Aliya Webster (Bradford, PA/Bradford) came in third (19:08.05)
* Jadyn Danylko (Erie, PA/McDowell) placed second in the 200 butterfly (2:14.89) and Madelyn King (Uniontown, PA/Uniontown) was fourth in 2:20.05
* Watters, Danylko, Becca Krenzer (Grove City, PA/Grove City) and Marin O'Lone (Edinboro, PA/General McLane) made up the second-place 400 free relay
* The team clocked in at 3:42.70
* In the 200 backstroke, O'Lone had a time of 2:14.91 for third and E. Webster followed in fourth (2:15.62)
* Krenzer led the Lions in the 100 free, swimming 56.52 for fourth overall
* In diving, Lauren Stephens (Fairview, PA/Fairview) had a score of 348.05 for third place in the one-meter diving

Next Up

* Behrend returns to action on Saturday at Penn State Altoona. Meet begins at 1 p.m.