Day Three Prelims Done With Eight Second Swims at USA Long Course Championships

Pedro Oliveira

Pedro Oliveira

Dec. 3, 2011

The University of Louisville swim team placed four swimmers in the top ten with four others earning second swims after prelims in third day of competition 2011 AT&T Winter National Long Course Championships at the Georgia Tech Aquatics Center.

Sophomore Gisselle Kohoyda had the best prelim outing for the cards with a third place in the 200-meter breaststroke with a time of 2:27.31. For the men, Carlos Almeida had the fifth fastest time in the field with a 2:14.43. Kameron Chastain made the C-final with a time of 2:18.50 and 26th overall.

Pedro Oliveira turned in the fifth fastest time in the 200-meter butterfly with a time of 2:00.09. For the women in the 200-meter fly, Tanja Killiainen was 29th with a time of 2:17.09. Freshman Abigail Chin missed the C-final by 1/100ths of a second with a time of 2:17.13.

Pedro Oliveira was also top ten in the 200-meter backstroke qualifying in the top ten with a time of 2:01.21, good for seventh. For the women, Eszter Povazsay was 21st with a time of 2:19.71.



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