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Preview: Women’s swimming and diving at Last Chance Meet

CLARIFICATION: A preview in the Feb. 22 edition of Eagle News incorrectly stated the location and the dates of the event below. The story below contains the correct information.

Coming off of its eighth consecutive CCSA championship, four individuals from the FGCU women’s swim team will travel to Gainesville to compete in the Last Chance Meet from Feb. 24 to 26 at the Stephen C. O’Connel Center Natatorium.

With the NCAA Diving Qualifications taking place March 6 to 8 and the NCAA Championships taking place from March 15, Katie Latham, Doris Eichorn, Fanny Teijonsalo and Evita Leter

will have a chance to improve or qualify their swimming times or diving standards for the 2017 NCAA Championships.

Latham and Teijonsalo, who earned qualification for the NCAA Championships as members of FGCU’s 200 free relay team, will compete in the 50 free and the 500 free.

Eichorn will also look to qualify in the 50 free and the 100 back, while Leter will swim in the 100 breast.

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