The UPEI Panther Varsity Swim Team traveled to the always competitive Kemp Fry AUS Invitational Swim Meet held at the Dalplex pool at Dalhousie University. The first Heats and Final competition of the AUS season saw seven (7) of the eight (8) Panther swimmers qualify for always important "A" and "B" Finals in the evening. The quality of this meet was strengthened with the addition of McGill taking part. Both McGill and Dalhousie are constantly ranked in the top 10 in CIA Swimming.
Leading the way with three |"B" Finals (9-16) was 1st year Student Athlete Pieter Vanleeuwen and Matthew Smith with three Finals each followed by Karim El-Husseiny, Callie McAulay each with two and Team Captain Kelsey Bolivar, Rebekah Nitschmann and Stepanie Hatayama-Humphey each with one "B" Final. The Lady Panther's 4 X 100 Freestyle Relay finished 7th in the "A" Final.UPEI will host the AUS Championships Feb. 10-12th.