Hanson a winner for Vikings at Lake Forest

Hanson a winner for Vikings at Lake Forest

LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Lawrence University's Alena Hanson picked up an event victory on Saturday at the Lake Forest College Triangular.

Hanson swam to victory in the 200-meter individual medley in 2:18.16 to lead the Vikings. Lawrence's Elise Riggle grabbed second in the 800 freestyle in 10:05.19.

Other top-three finishers for the Vikings were Paige Witter, who grabbed third in the 100 butterfly in 1:09.88, and Danielle Millin, who was third in the 100 backstroke in 1:12.81.

Lake Forest posted a 121-92 win over Lawrence, and UW-Whitewater topped the Vikings 172-57.

On the men's side, Whitewater downed Lawrence 191-20, and Lake Forest topped Lawrence 174-23.

The top finisher for the Lawrence men was Travis Charlow, who was fifth in the 100 freestyle in 59.49 seconds. The 200 medley relay team of Charlow, Max Stahl, Christian Bell and Tom Goldberg was fifth in 2:01.73.