Vikings edged by Illinois Tech

Vikings edged by Illinois Tech

APPLETON, Wis. — The Illinois Tech swim team topped Lawrence University in a dual meet Saturday at Boldt Natatorium.

The Illinois Tech women downed Lawrence 120-96, and the Scarlet Hawks posted a 159-48 win over the men.

The Lawrence women won four individual events and captured one relay victory.

Elise Riggle took the 1,000-yard freestyle for the Vikings in 11:29.60. Paige Witter won the 100 butterfly in 1:03.04, and Danielle Millin raced to first in the 100 backstroke in 1:03.88. Emmi Zheng grabbed first in the 100 breaststroke in 1:11.41.

The 400 medley relay team of Millin, Witter, Zheng and Eryn Blagg swam to first in 4:13.40.

On the men's side, Liam Wulfman was the lone winner for the Vikings as he took first in the 100 backstroke in 57.97 seconds.