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UALR set new school records in the 50 free and 200 free relay on Thursday in day two of the Sun Belt Championships.
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UALR set new school records in the 50 free and 200 free relay on Thursday in day two of the Sun Belt Championships.
Courtesy: Paul Kelly
UALR set new school records in the 50 free and 200 free relay on Thursday in day two of the Sun Belt Championships.
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Trojans Set Two New School Records In Day Two At SBC Championships
UALR Sports Information
Release: 02/24/2012

ROCKWALL, Texas - Sophomore Kara Raney set a new school record in the 50 free and the foursome of Raney, senior Jenna Rutecki, freshman Lexie Keller and junior Amber Kelly set a new school mark in the 200 free relay in day two of the Sun Belt Championships at the Rockwall Aquatics Center. The Trojans currently sit in sixth place with a total of 97 points through two days.

Raney set UALR's first mark after clocking-in in the 50 free event in 23.82, bettering her own mark of 24.13 set at last year's conference championships. The sophomore placed ninth overall, with Denver's Rachel Burns taking first place in a time of 23.17.

UALR's second record came when Raney, Rutecki, Keller and Kelly placed fourth in the finals of the 200 free relay. The foursome touched in at 1:35.48 to top last year's record of 1:36.07.

Denver currently sits in fourth place overall with 275 points. The Pioneers are followed by WKU (256), North Texas (234), FIU (176), Florida Atlantic (152) and UALR.

Friday's preliminary action will kick off at 11 a.m. with the 400 individual medley. Finals begin at 6 p.m.

For updates, times, and meet results, visit the 2012 Swimming & Diving Championship Central page on www.sunbeltsports.org. Also follow updates from the Sun Belt Conference on Twitter: @The_Sun_Belt.

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