Olsgaard breaks diving record, Harris wins two events against NWU

Naomi Olsgaard
Naomi Olsgaard

INDIANOLA, Iowa -- Naomi Olsgaard broke her own school diving record and freshman Alyssa Harris won a pair of events to lead the Simpson women's swimming and diving team at the season-opening dual with Nebraska Wesleyan on Saturday.

The Prairie Wolves won the dual 119-76.


  • Olsgaard earned a score of 177.10 in the 1-meter diving (six attempts), breaking her record of 170.40.
  • Harris enjoyed a great collegiate debut, winning the 100 butterfly and the 200 IM. She touched the wall in 1:06.77 in the 100 butterfly and finished the 200 IM in 2:25.73.


"I was very pleased with the results today. Our swimmers swam very hard and had some excellent first meet results. This meet does show us that we have a long way to go in our training, but I believe we're up for the challenge."


Alyssa Harris — 100 butterfly, 1:06.77
Alyssa Harris — 200 IM, 2:25.73
Naomi Olsgaard — 1-meter dive, 177.10 (SR)


50 freestyle
Brenna Yeutsy, 2nd, 27.00 | Korie Torres, 5th, 30.47 | Jordan Yawn, 7th, 43.79

100 butterfly
Alyssa Harris, 1st, 1:06.77 | Katie Cardoza, 3rd, 1:10.50

100 backstroke
Cheyenne Wiederholt, 2nd, 1:10.19, | Katie Cardoza, 3rd, 1:17.65

100 freestyle
Sarah Prendergast, 2nd, 1:01.08 | Korie Tores, 5th, 1:06.26 | Jordan Yawn, 7th, 1:35.83

100 breaststroke
Madison DePover, 4th, 1:20.73

200 medley relay
Katie Cardoza, Madison DePover, Kristina Smith, Korie Torres, 2nd, 2:14.72

200 freestyle
Sarah Prendergast, 2nd, 2:13.32 | Cheyenne Wiederholt, 4th, 2:18.80

200 IM
Alyssa Harris, 1st, 2:25.73 | Kristina Smith, 3rd, 2:58.74

200 freestyle medley
Sarah Prendergast, Cheyenne Wiederholt, Alyssa Harris, Brenna Yeutsy, 2nd, 1:53.66

1000 freestyle
Madison DePover, 2nd, 13:31.38

1-meter dive
Naomi Olsgaard, 1st, 177.10 (SR)


Nebraska Wesleyan University — 119
Simpson College — 76