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Three School Records Broken After Day Two of Speedo Cup

Nov. 17, 2006

Malibu, Calif. - After the second day of competition at the Speedo Cup, Pepperdine broke three school records and stands in seventh place with 342 points. With one day remaining, the Waves look for their best finish at the competitive three-day meet in Long Beach, Calif.

In the 200 medley relay, Alison McLeod, Danielle Kimmel, Amy Nightingale and Haley Wilson swam to a fifth-place finish as they broke a 1999 record with a time of 1:46.68. Placing second in the 100 fly, McLeod broke her own record set last season, with a time of 55.26. The senior also placed third in the 100 back with a time of 56.62 and now owns Pepperdine's top three times in both the 100 back and the 100 fly.

Kimmel also broke her own record in the 100 breast which she set earlier in the season, placing fifth in a time of 1:05.31.

The 800 free relay team of Loriann Mark, Kady Skora, Brianna Blanchard and McLeod took seventh place swimming to a time of 7:49.23.

Mark also led the Waves in the 200 free placing 18th in a time of 1:55.26, while Haley Wilson wasn't far behind with a 20th finish in 1:56.34.

The Waves conclude action tomorrow with the 1650 free, 200 back, 100 free, 200 breast, 200 fly and 400 free relay.