TAMPA, Fla. – The University of Tampa women's swimming team opened its 2016-17 season with an impressive victory over Sunshine State Conference rival Florida Southern College.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
• UT claimed six first-place performances.
• The Spartans had two of three finishers in the top three in seven races.
• The 200 Backstroke resulted in a 1-2-3 sweep for Spartan swimmers.
• The Spartan women have now won two of the last three against Florida Southern, with last season's meeting resulting in a 131-131 tie.
• Senior Marisa Barton continued her success with a first-place finish in the 50 Free. She finished with a time of 24.45. Barton also won the 100 Free in 52.92.
The Spartans will host Keiser University on Wednesday, Nov. 2 at 6 p.m. with a live video webcast being made available through www.tampaspartans.com.
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