Swimmers Shine on Day 3 of National Meet

LSU's Amber Carter
LSU's Amber Carter
Steve Franz
Brandon Berrio
Brandon Berrio
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IRVINE, Calif. – The three Lady Tigers who qualified for NCAA Championships this past season shined on day three of the Phillips 66 National Championships in Irvine, California.

Senior Amber Carter took first in the ‘B’ final of the 100 fly with a time of 59.58. It was the eighth fastest time overall.

Sophomore Kara Kopcso won the ‘C’ final of the 100 fly with a time of 59.92.

Junior Caley Oquist finished third in the ‘B’ final of the 50 back with a time of 29.26.

Kopcso also finished second in the ‘C’ final of the 200 fly during the first day of competition. The Mandeville, La. native posted a time of 2:11.06 for the ninth fastest time overall and a career best.

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Saturday, August 9
100 Breast- Colleen O'Neil and Silas Dejean
100 Back- Caley Oquist, Brandon Goldman and Logan Rysemus

Sunday, August 10
200 IM- Kara Kopcso, Caley Oquist, Sophie Weber and Brandon Goldman
50 Free- Amber Carter

 

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