Ashland Women Fall At Home To Panthers

Ashland Women Fall At Home To Panthers

Ashland University's women's swimming and diving team lost to Davenport on Saturday (Nov. 9).

The Eagles were outscored by the Panthers, 170-78.

Junior Jessica Zaper was the only Eagle swimmer to win an event on the day. Zaper won the 50-yard freestyle in 24.72.

A host of Ashland's swimmers finished in second place in their event. Junior Tara Stevens finished in second in the 1,000 free (10:50.72) and in the 500 free (5:17.62), sophomore Abigail Ellsworth was second in the 200 free (2:00.19), freshman Abby Locke (2:18.44) was second in the 200 individual medley, sophomore Morgan Gardner finished second in the 200 butterfly (2:25.00), freshman Sydney Kermath came in second in the 200 backstroke (2:11.80), and the 200 free relay team of Ellsworth, Delaney, Zaper and freshman Gabby Bess finished second (1:42.94).

In women's diving, freshman Madison Jarrett was second in the 3-meter dive for Ashland (218.55).

The Eagles will compete next at the Malone Invite on Nov. 16 at noon.