Sweet Briar, Va. --- The Sweet Briar swimming team defeated Ferrum College 70-25 at Swartz Gym Pool on Saturday afternoon. The Vixens also swam against King College and fell 63-32.
Sweet Briar received first place finishes from senior Dani Humphrey (Vienna, Va./James Madison) and junior Marian Huber (Newport News, Va./Menchville) in their final meet of the semester. Humphrey touched the wall in a time of 1:05.33 in the 100y Butterfly and Huber was victorious in the 100y Breaststroke, finishing in 1:16.30.
Vixen sophomore Ronni Schoenherr (Hudson, Wisc./Hudson) contributed points in every race that she raced. Schoenherr took home second place in the 50y and 100y Freestayle races. She also was a part of Sweet Briar's second place 200y Medley Relay team, along with Huber, Humphrey and Rosie Purvis (Montgomery City, Mo./Homeschooled).
Head Coach Jason Gallaher was pleased with his team's performance. "We swam well as a team today," noted Gallaher. "We were involved in some great races in the relays and we had several season best times."
Sweet Briar has completed competition for the Fall semester and will swim their next meet at Greensboro College on January 11, 2013 on the first leg of their trip to Florida for their annual Training Trip.