Aztecs Swim Past Rebels
Sept. 29, 2012
LAS VEGAS (UNLVRebels.com) - The UNLV women's swimming and diving team began the 2012-13 season on Saturday with a dual meet at San Diego State, and came up short by a final score of 146-143.
Three Rebels all won individual events in the meet. Senior Hilary Ego claimed the 50 free in a time of 24.21, while teammates Rachel Dixon and Julia Fehervari both tied for second in 24.39. Carmen Robb posted a winning time of 56.26 in the 100 fly, and Mariah Skeen placed first on the 1-meter board with a score of 262.20. Skeen was also second on the 3-meter (264.97).
UNLV's 400 free relay squad of Robb, Ego, Fehervari and Dixon also posted a winning time of 3:29.68. Claiming second place swims on the day Jessica Heim in the 1000 free, Robb in the 100 back, Fehervari in the 100 free and Jessica Wong in the 200 back.
The Rebels will return to action on Saturday, Oct. 27, when they host Arizona and Denver at 2 pm in Buchanan Natatorium.