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Liberty Downs Campbell 131.5-125.5 in CCSA Opener

October 11, 2019  Buies Creek, N.C.  RSS
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Brittany Weiss won three events tonight at Campbell.

Brittany Weiss won three events tonight at Campbell.

Liberty defeated longtime conference opponent Campbell 131.5-125.5 on Friday at Johnson Aquatic Center in the Lady Flames' CCSA opener.

The Lady Flames improved their record to 3-1 on the season, while the Camels fell to 2-3, with all five of their head-to-head matchups coming against CCSA teams so far this year.

Liberty Event Winners
• 200 medley relay – 1:46.27 (Brittany Weiss – 26.85; Hannah Baker – 30.39; Lindsey Cohee – 25.57; Colleen Donlin – 23.46)

• Jr. Arielle Arnett – 1000 freestyle (10:42.71)

• Fr. Eva Suggs – 200 freestyle (1:52.06)

• Sr. Brittany Weiss – 50 backstroke (26.87); 100 backstroke (58.00); 100 IM (59.37)*

• Sr. Hannah Baker – 50 breaststroke (31.18)

• So.Chloe Rippey - 100 breaststroke (1:08.07)

• So. Emma Hazel – 500 free (5:06.15)

*- swam fastest time, but competed as exhibition

Notable
• Liberty is 26-1 in its last 27 dual meets.

• The Lady Flames have won each of their last 15 dual meets against CCSA opponents, beginning Jan. 14, 2017 at UNC Asheville.

• Liberty won eight individual events and one relay, while the Camels posted four individual-event victories and one relay win.

• Brittany Weiss posted the fastest time tonight in the 50 back, 100 back and 100 IM.

• Liberty posted 1-2-3 finished in the 50 breaststroke (Hannah Baker, Jessica Schellenboom, Chloe Rippey) and the 500 freestyle (Emma Hazel, Emily Manly, Arielle Arnett).

• With Hazel's victory in the 500 free and Rippey's 100 breaststroke win, 12 different Lady Flames have recorded at least one individual-event victory this season.

Historically Speaking
• Liberty is now 14-2 all-time against Campbell, winning the last 14 meetings in a row.

• The Lady Flames have competed in North Carolina every year in program history and is 36-4 all-time in the Tar Heel State.  

Up Next
Liberty's divers will be competing tomorrow in Wilmington, N.C., taking on UNCW and Old Dominion at 11 a.m. at UNCW's Seahawk Natatorium.