Women's Swimming Sweeps Wilkes, LVC

Photo by Chris Knight
Photo by Chris Knight

(Annville, Pa.) – The Dickinson women's swim team earned a pair of wins on Sunday, posting some dominant performances against Wilkes University and host Lebanon Valley College. The Red Devils topped Wilkes 111-57 and the hosts, 110-85.

Sophomore Molly Sternick (Greensburg, Pa./Hempfield) was a triple-winner, claiming the 50 freestyle and the 100 backstroke, and joined the 200 medley relay.

Sophomore Demetria Ruhl (Wilmington, Del./Wilmington Friends) won the 200 freestyle and 100 butterfly, and swam well in exhibition in the 400 free relay.

Devon Korhammer (Easton, Pa./Moravian Academy) led-off the medley relay and placed second in the 100 backstroke. She joined Samantha Holden (Garrett Park, Md./Walter Johnson) on both the medley and free relay, while Holden added a second place finished in the 200 individual medley.

First-year Madison Littlepage (Aldie, Va./John Champe) went one-two in the 400 and 200 freestyle events. Classmate Hannah Griffith (Lansdale, Pa./William Penn Charter) swam with the medley relay and touched the wall third in the 50 freestyle. She had a great showing in exhibition in the 100 breaststroke as well.

Shannon Bonner (Schnecksville, Pa./Parkland) won the 100 free and placed second in the 800 freestyle, and also anchored the free relay.  Lindsay Robinson (Holland, Pa./Council Rock South) won the 200 individual medley and swam exhibition on the 100 breaststroke. First-year Kate Erfle (Carlisle, Pa./Carlisle) added silver in the 200 free.

The Red Devils swim back-to-back next weekend, hosting Bryn Mawr College on Friday night at 6:00 pm and the University of Scranton at 1:00 pm on Saturday.