Last Saturday, Uni alum Michelle Mehnert (class of '08) won the USAT Collegiate National Championship in Tempe, Arizona. The USAT Collegiate National Championship is the unofficial college championship for triathlons, since triathlons are not an official NCAA sport.
The swimming duo of Mehnert and Boyce are back from Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., with brand new tans and an experience to remember. Though senior Michelle Mehnert and sophomore Lisa Boyce did not achieve all they hoped to at the Y-Nationals, they did turn in a number of excellent performances. Read on to find out the results of this prestigious swim meet.
From Tuesday through Friday next week, Uni senior Michelle Mehnert and sophomore Lisa Boyce will compete in the prestigious YMCA National Short Course Swimming and Diving Championships in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. Both Mehnert and Boyce are looking forward to swimming fast and having fun in the sun. Read on to find out about their goals and hopes for this important swim meet.
When senior Michelle Mehnert finished third overall at the Class 1A girls cross country state meet on Saturday, she did more than set a school record for highest finish by a Uni runner in the IHSA finals. She also won a challenge with coach Doug Mynatt: If she placed in the top five, he would allow her to shave his head. Today he pays up.