Sept. 7, 2007
NOTRE DAME, Ind. – The women’s swimming and diving program competed in the Niles Triathlon Super Sprint last Saturday, one of the many community service projects the team participates in during the year. All proceeds from the triathlon go towards Riverfront Optimist projects to assist underprivileged children.
Competing along with the girls was assistant coach Joel White. White came in ninth overall and second in the male 25-29 age group. Coming in first for the Irish swimmers was senior Katie Hopkins (Ellicott City, MD/Notre Dame Prep) who finished 21st overall and first in the female 20-24 age group.
Also finishing well in the competition was senior diver Tara Hyer who finished second in the female 20-24 age group behind teammate Hopkins. Sophomore Megan Farrell finished first for the female 15-19 age group while freshman Kellyn Kuhlke finished second in the female 15-19 age group.
For complete results from the event, visit http://www.triniles.com/.