WashU Swimming & Diving Falls at D2 Lindenwood

Photo by Danny Reise/WUSTL Photos
Photo by Danny Reise/WUSTL Photos

Edwardsville, Ill, Jan. 26, 2020– The Washington University in St. Louis men's and women's swimming and diving team suffered a dual meet loss in its final regular season Saturday at NCAA Division II Lindenwood University in Edwardsville, Ill.

The No. 9-ranked WashU women suffered a 150-87 loss to No. 7 Lindenwood, while the No. 7 men fell to No. 17 Lindenwood 148.5-82.5.

Senior Peyton Wilson claimed a pair of event titles in the 50-freestyle (20.99) and the 200-backstroke (1:51.99), and was part of the winning 400-medley relay team (3:24.71).

WOMEN – First-Place Finishes (2)
200 Breaststroke: Stephanie Li – 2:24.99
400 Freestyle Relay: Elle Pollitt, Mikayla Klein, Grace Carey, Mollie Seidner – 3:37.34 

MEN – First-Place Finishes (4)
50 Freestyle: Peyton Wilson – 20.99
200 Butterfly: Nathan Katz – 1:55.01
200 Backstroke: Peyton Wilson – 1:51.99
400 Medley Relay: Wilson, Simon Deshusses, James Hardy, Chase Van Patten – 3:24.71 

UP NEXT: WashU returns to action on Wednesday-Saturday, Feb. 12-15, at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships in Chicago.