Emily Kessler and Devon Cooper Each Win Events as Wesleyan Women's Swimming and Diving Places Third

Photo by Jonas Powell '18
Photo by Jonas Powell '18

The Wesleyan women's swimming and diving team had another excellent day in the pool as they captured two events behind Emily Kessler and Devon Cooper as the team finished in third overall in the CT Cup Event.

Emily Kessler won the 1-meter Diving event and Devon Cooper won the 3-meter event. Wesleyan swept the 1-meer diving event as Cooper placed second, and was followed by Erin Angell in third and Carly Feinman in fourth. 

The Wesleyan Women's 200 Medley Relay finished 2nd with a best time of the season (1:53.28)
Back:  Julia Dietz (29.47)
Breast: Luisa Chan (32.32)
Fly: Maela Whitcomb (26.34)
Free: Sophia Antonio (25.15)

Maela Whitcomb finished 2nd in the Women's 200 Back (2:13.75) and Charlotte Pitts finished 2nd in the Women's  50 Fly (27.47).

Women's Team Scores:

1st: Connecticut College (475 pts.)
2nd: U.S. Coast Guard (463 pts.)
3rd: Wesleyan University (253 pts.)
4th: Eastern CT State (128 pts.)
5th: Trinity College (84 pts.)
6th: Western CT State (40 pts.)