UMSL Tritons weekly rewind
UMSL held host Culver–Stockton to nine points in the second half and cruised to a 68-30 victory Saturday afternoon in Canton, Missouri. Tritons senior Jordan Fletcher picked up her first double-double of the season and the 11th of her career with 11 points and 11 rebounds, while fellow senior Shawnta Johnson led all scorers with 13 points. UMSL (5-3, 1-2 Great Lakes Valley Conference) is at Oakland City on Tuesday.
Men’s and Women’s Swimming
The Tritons are competing at the four-day Delta State Christmas Invite, which began on Saturday and ends on Tuesday. The Tritons combined to swim for seven season bests in time on the opening day of competition, and they had two NCAA Division II provisional qualifying performances on Day 2. Sophomore Merel Visser made her provisional qualifying time in the 500-yard freestyle while finishing 10th in the event, recording a time of 5 minutes, 5.67 seconds, while sophomore Gabo Jimenez made his provisional qualifying time in the 50-yard freestyle, placing sixth with a time of 20.64.
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