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Storm sit in seventh place after day one of Pioneer Classic

Storm sit in seventh place after day one of Pioneer Classic

GRINNELL, Iowa -- The women's swimming and diving team finished in seventh place out of 11 after day one of the Pioneer Classic on Friday, Dec. 1.

After 12 events, the Storm accumulated 70.5 points from three events - the 200 freestyle relay, 50 freestyle and 400 medley relay. Gustavus Adolphus currently sits at the lead with 523 points.

The team of Anna Carl, Mikala Williams-Yee, Kayla Cary and Sarah Prendergast of the 400 medley relay finished on top for Simpson, finishing seventh out of 19 teams with a time of 4:29.25.

Prendergast was the top finisher of the Storm individuals. Prendergast touched the wall at 27.18 in the 50 freestyle, tying Ripon's Cierra Boutelle in 20th place.

The 200 freestyle relay generated the remaining total points for the Storm. The team of Prendergast, Williams-Yee, Cassie Bergman and Brenna Yeusty finished in 13th place with a time 1:49.90.

The Pioneer Classic continues on Saturday starting at 10 a.m.

Meet Report - Day 1
200 freestyle relay — 13. Sarah Prendergast, MIkala Williams-Yee, Cassie Bergman, Brenna Yeutsy,
1:49.90; 20. Madison DePover, Carter Stacey, Addie Brewer, Megan Buitendorp,
1:55.51; 26. Camryn Leeser, Angela Eppens, Kristina Smith, Lauren Wilson, 2:08.99
500 freestyle — 22. Brenna Yeutsy, 5:50.61; 28. Carter Stacey, 5:58.23; 33. Cheyenne Wiederholt, 6:04.16;
42. Madison DePover, 6:19.77; 48. Angela Eppens, 7:02.19
200 IM — 29. Kristina Smith, 2:54.81
50 freestyle — t20. Sarah Prendergast, 27.18; 35. Cassie Bergman, 27.85; t38. Mikala Williams-Yee, 28.07
43. Kayla Cary, 28.18; 49. Addie Brewer, 28.47; 53. Megan Buitendorp, 28.97; 69. Angela
Eppens, 32.49; 72. Lauren Wilson, 33.98
400 medley relay — 7. Anna Carl, Mikala Williams-Yee, Kayla Cary, Sarah Prendergast, 4:29.25; 16. Brenna
Yeutsy, Camryn Leeser, Megan Buitendorp, Carter Stacey, 4:52.02

Team Standings
1. Gustavus Adolphus, 523
2. Grinnell, 310
3. Lawrence, 147
4. Ripon, 110.5
5. Nebraska Wesleyan, 99
6. Illinois, 85
7. Simpson, 70.5
8. Principia, 56
8. Knox, 56
10. Monmouth, 39
11. Washington University St. Louis, 20