Linfield's Cutting, Whitworth's Siegler earn All-America Honorable Mention at Day Three of NCAA Championships

Linfield's Cutting, Whitworth's Siegler earn All-America Honorable Mention at Day Three of NCAA Championships

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Linfield’s Noah Cutting (Salem, Ore.) and Whitworth’s Jamie Siegler (Littleton, Colo.) earned All-America honorable mention honors after Friday's races at the 2019 NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships at Greensboro Aquatic Center in Greensboro, North Carolina.

 

MEN

Cutting finished 14th in the men’s 200-yard butterfly preliminaries to advance to the evening consolation finals. He placed 16th overall with a 1:50.11 to earn All-America honorable mention. This is Cutting’s second All-America honorable mention honor, earning it his freshman season as well.

Whitworth’s Eben Schumann (Mukilteo, Wash.) finished 17th in the men’s 100-yard backstroke preliminaries with a 49.63 mark. Teammate Ryan Grady took 31st in the men’s 100-yard breaststroke prelims with a time of 56:43.

Grady will race in the men’s 200-yard breaststroke, while Cutting will compete in the men’s 200-yard backstroke on Saturday. 

 

WOMEN

Whitworth’s Jamie Siegler placed 13th overall in the women’s 100-yard breaststroke to earn All-America honorable mention honors, touching the wall in 1:04.13 to beat her morning time by .07. Siegler advanced to the consolation finals after finishing 12thin the morning preliminaries with a 1:04.20.

Pacific Lutheran’s Kaycee Simpson (Graham, Wash.) placed 23rd in the 200-yard butterfly preliminaries with a 2:05.79 mark before racing to a 34th-place finish in the women’s 100-yard breaststroke. Simpson clocked a 1:07.79 time.

Linfield’s Vianka Hoyer (Coos Bay, Ore.) earned 33rd in the women’s 200-yard butterfly preliminaries. The freshman swam to a 2:11.41 finish. 

Siegler will compete in her final race, the women’s 200-yard breaststroke, on Saturday.

For live results of the event, click here.