Hamline News

November 07, 2009

VIDEO: Punyko tallies two victories in Piper home meet

For post-meet reaction from head coach Frank Vaccaro and Punyko, as well as footage from the 200-yard freestyle relay, click here. 

Punyko won the 200-yard individual medley with a finish of 2:20.88. She then went on to win the 100-yard freestyle in 56.63.

She also anchored the 200-yard medley relay team with Sam Fisher (Sr., South St. Paul, Minn.), Angela Lesnak (Fy., Chisholm, Minn.), and Kryslyn Kalkbrenner (So., Eden Prairie, Minn.). They finished third in 2:06.49.

Fisher also had a third-place finish in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 2:19.23. Kalkbrenner was fourth in the 200-yard IM in 2:35.78.

The Pipers defeated Augsburg, 140-45, but fell to Saint Mary's, 121-95, and to St. Catherine, 165-57.

The Pipers will next swim at the Ted Mullin Hour of Power
event at Macalester on Tuesday, November 10, at 4:00 p.m. It is a non-scored memorial event. They return to competition on Friday, November 13, in a 4:00 p.m. meet at St. Catherine.