Prendergast, DePover lead Storm over St. Ambrose

Sarah Prendergast
Sarah Prendergast

INDIANOLA, Iowa — Sarah Prendergast and Madison DePover grabbed two wins each and Simpson's women swimming and diving team won eight events total to claim 120-94 win against St. Ambrose on Saturday at the Indianola YMCA.

Prendergast posted wins in the 50 and 100 freestyle, beating out St. Ambrose's Mallory Krpen in a close race by .19 seconds.

DePover represented the distance swimmers with two wins on the afternoon. DePover touched the wall in 13:07.27 in the 1000 freestyle and 6:20.75 in the 500 freestyle.

Carter Stacey followed DePover's win in the 500 freestyle, taking the silver .73 seconds behind and Katie Cardoza finished third with a time of 6:36.76 seconds.

Cassie Bergman, Kayla Cary, Megan Buitendorp and Mikala Williams-Yee took the gold in the 200 freestyle, 200 butterfly, 200 backstroke and 200 breaststroke, respectively.

Up Next
The Storm hosts Loras next Friday, Nov. 17 at 5:30 p.m. to end the three-straight home contests.

Meet Report
400 medley relay — 2. Megan Buitendorp, Mikala Williams-Yee, Kayla Cary, Sarah Prendergast, 4:31.53
1000 freestyle — 1. Madison DePover, 13:07.27; 2. Kristina Smith, 14:03.43
200 freestyle — 1. Cassie Bergman, 2:12.50; 3. Carter Stacey, 2:17.24
50 freestyle — 1. Sarah Prendergast, 26.98; 4. Mikala Williams-Yee, 28.31; 6. Angela Eppens, 31.48;
7. Lauren Wilson, 33.38
200 IM — 2. Megan Buitendorp, 2:42.01; 3. Katie Cardoza, 2:42.55
200 butterfly — 1. Kayla Cary, 2:30.76; 3. Kristina Smith, 3:12.55
100 freestyle — 1. Sarah Prendergast, 59.02; 2. Cassie Bergman, 59.91; 6. Camryn Leeser, 1:07.27;
7. Katie Cardoza, 1:08.27; 9. Angela Eppens, 1:12.71; 10. Lauren Wilson, 1:14.83
200 backstroke — 1. Megan Buitendorp, 2:27.45; 2. Anna Carl, 2:28.05
500 freestyle — 1. Madison DePover, 6:20.75; 2. Carter Stacey, 6:21.53; 3. Katie Cardoza, 6:36.76
200 breaststroke — 1. Mikala Williams-Yee, 2:48.83; 3. Camryn Leeser, 2:57.09; 6. Kristina Smith, 3:37.33
800 freestyle relay — 2. Cassie Bergman, Kayla Cary, Madison DePover, Carter Stacey, 9:17.73
1-meter diving — 3. Naomi Olsgaard, 157.15