January 17, 2009

Bailey wins twice in Pipers' return to pool

Kryslyn Kalkbrenner (Fy., Eden Prairie, Minn.), Bailey, Renee Punyko (Jr., Duluth, Minn.) and Erinn Moriarty (Jr., Cottage Grove, Minn.) started off the meet for the Pipers by placing third in the 400-yard medley relay with a time of 4:32.00.

Bailey then went on to win the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 25.86 and the 100-yard breaststroke in 1:12.59.

St. Thomas won the meet with 590 points, while the host Cardinals were second with 331 points, the Pipers were third at 223, and Augsburg was fourth with 176 points.

The Pipers will swim again next Saturday, January 24, at St. Catherine. Diving will begin at 8:30 a.m., swimming events will start at 1:00 p.m.