Pfeiffer Women's Swimming Heads to SunCoast Championships

Pfeiffer Women's Swimming Heads to SunCoast Championships

Pfeiffer Women's Swimming Heads to SunCoast Championships

Misenheimer, N.C. (Feb. 7, 2019 –
The Pfeiffer University women's swimming team will head to compete in the 2019 SunCoast Swimming Conference Championships.

Competition begins Thursday, Feb. 7 and runs through Saturday, Feb. 9 at the Rosen YMCA Aquatic Center in Orlando, Fla.

The Falcons' Tiffany Bartholomew (Raleigh, N.C.) enters the meet after posting a season-best time of 25.88 in the 50-yard freestyle against Columbia College back on Jan. 19.  She will kickoff her championship meet in the preliminaries on Thursday.  She will also take part in the 200-yard medley relay and the 800 freestyle relay.

Gina Myers (Yadkinville, N.C.) looks to make a mark, also in the 200-yard medley relay and the 500-yard freestyle. Her top time in the 500 came on Nov. 3rd, when she posted a 6:04.13.

Natalia Gutierrrez, from nearby St. Cloud, Fla., will also race in the 50-yard freestyle, 200-yard medley relay and the 800-freestyle relay.  Gutierrez clocked a time of 28.35 at the Mariott Fall Frenzy in Charlotte for her best time of the season.

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Thursday, Feb. 7 Schedule
500-yard Freestyle - Prelims
200-yard Individual Medley - Prelims
50-yard Freestyle - Prelims

Thursday Evening Session
200-yard Medley Relay – Finals
500-yard Freestyle – Finals
200-yard Individual Medley – Finals
50-yard Freestyle – Finals
800-yard Freestyle Relay - Finals

Friday, Feb. 8 Schedule
400-yard Individual Medley – Prelims
100-yard Butterfly – Prelims
200-yard Freestyle – Prelims
100-yard Breaststroke – Prelims
100-yard Backstroke – Prelims

Friday Evening Session

200-yard Freestyle Relay – Finals
400-yard Individual Medley – Finals
100-yard Butterfly – Finals
200-yard Freestyle – Finals
100-yard Breaststroke – Finals
100-yard Backstroke – Finals

Saturday, Feb. 9 Schedule
200-yard Backstroke – Prelims
100-yard Freestyle – Prelims
200-yard Breaststroke – Prelims
200-yard Butterfly – Prelims
1650-yard Freestyle (all but last heat)

Saturday Evening Session
1650-yard Freestyle – Finals
200-yard Backstroke  - Finals
100-yard Freestyle – Finals
200-yard Breaststroke – Finals
200-yard Butterfly- Finals
400-yard Freestyle – Finals