Greensboro, N.C. --- The Vixen Swimming team picked up two victories on Friday evening, defeating Greensboro College and Ferrum College in a meet at the Reynolds Pool in Greensboro, N.C. SBC topped the Pride 53-42 and finshed ahead of the Panthers 70-25.
Sweet Briar swimmers won several events on the night. The 200y Medley Relay team of Ronni Schoenherr (Hudson, Wisc./Hudson), Marian Huber (Newport News, Va./Menchville), Vida McCahey (Novato, Calif./Novato) and Dani Humphrey (Vienna, Va./James Madison) started off the meet by cruising to victory in 2:04.29. First year Lydia Fleck (Poquoson, Va./Poquoson) touched first in two events for the Vixens. Fleck took first place in both the 500y and 1000y Freestyle races. In addition, McCahey won the 200y Butterfly and Huber bested the competition in the 200y Breaststroke.
Sweet Briar leaves from Greensboro on Saturday morning to head to Florida for their annual training trip. The Vixens will spend a week in sun, working hard and having fun.
Head Coach Jason Gallaher noted, "I was very pleased with our racing at this meet. We had several season best times. The team has responded well to our current training. This meet also provided a great opportunity for us to see what final things we need to concentrate on during our training trip that will start this weekend in Florida. I'm looking forward to getting down there to start our training."