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Women's Swimmers Continue to Compete at Olympic Trials

Aug. 13, 2000

Two Notre Dame women’s swimming team representatives at the 2000 U.S. Olympic Swimming Team Trials in Indianapolis, Ind., competed over the weekend. All-American senior Carrie Nixon (Ouray, Colo.) took 38th place (57.71) in the 100-meter freestyle preliminaries on Sunday, Aug. 13. Nixon still has one event left, the 50-meter freestyle on Aug. 15. She also competed in the 100-meter butterfly on Aug. 9, finishing 29th in 1:02.01.

Allison Lloyd (Fort Wayne, Ind.) swam her second event of the trials, the 200-meter butterfly preliminaries and finished 101st in 2:46.91. Lloyd also swam the 100-meter breaststroke Aug. 11, finishing 86th in 1:16.86.