March 15, 2008

McCabe Places 20th in 200 Back

OXFORD, OH - Franklin & Marshall junior Brittany McCabe wrapped up her third trip to the NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving National Championships with a 20th place finish in the 200-yard backstroke Saturday evening. McCabe posted a 2:08.51 in the last of her three events at the 2008 national meet.

Brittany Sasser of Amherst won the event with a time of 1:56.33, establishing a new NCAA record in the race. Sasser pulled the same pair of feats in the 100-yard backstroke last night. McCabe placed 13th in the 100 last night to earn her fourth All-America certificate. She placed 38th in the 50-yard freestyle on Thursday evening.