Burts Wins the 1000 Free and 400 IM

Jan. 14, 2005

Final Stats

Geni Burts picked up two first place finishes in Friday's swim meet at Florida Atlantic University. The FAU sophomore led the team in a double-dual meet with the University of Puerto Rico and UNLV.

Burts won the 1000-yard freestyle in 10:19.23 and took top honors in the 400 IM in front of Shawna Griffith with a time of 4:27.83. Griffith led the charge in the 200 fly by touching the wall in 2:05.85.

Freshman Jessica Lampkin won the 100 free with a time of 53.17.

For the men, Ehren Onurlu won the 100 free in 47.65, while Matt Brody and Kenny Anderson both took second place in their respective events. Brody, a freshman from Plant City, FL, finished just .29 seconds behind UNLV's John Byers for second with a time of 1:45.67.

A junior captain, Kenny Anderson finished second in the 100 fly after touching the wall in 52.33 just ahead of Rich Marzonie with a time of 53.79.

The team will compete next Saturday and Sunday against Indian River Community College and the University of New Orleans.

Men UNLV 217.5-FAU 76.5
FAU 250-Puerto Rico 34
UNLV 257-Puerto Rico 18

Women UNLV 191-FAU 108
FAU 265-Puerto Rico 16
UNLV 272-Puerto Rico 10