Granville, Ohio - Through the opening two days of the North Coast Athletic Conference Championships, DePauw is in third place with 371.5 points. Denison leads with 705 and Kenyon is second with 661.
On Wednesday, DePauw's 800-yard freestyle relay of Rachel Graves, Mary Woods, Ash Dapore and Ali Tallen earned all-conference distinction after placing third in 7:44.38. Katherine Douglas placed eighth on the 3-meter board with 299.30 points in the finals.
Sammie Waples placed 12th in the 50 free (23.97) with Allison Lund 14th (24.31), Dapore 17th (24.51) and Woods 18th (24.82). In the 500 free, Graves was 14th (5:14.27) followed by Maddie Dixon in 16th (5:19.17) and Riley Steffey 17th (5:23.41).
Also earning all-conference honors was the 200 free relay of Waples, Lund, Tallen and Woods in 1:35.73. The 400 medley relay of Lund, Bamatraf, Ruggles and Waples was fourth in 3:57.61.