The University of Alaska Fairbanks swimming team gained a few more points Saturday but lost 110-94 to Azusa Pacific University in the finale of the Pacific Collegiate Swimming Conference-opening series at the UAF Patty Center Poll.
The Nanooks got four individual victories and one relay win.
Rachel Beal won for the hosts in the 200-yard backstroke in 2 minutes, 14.23 seconds. Oda Bygdnes took first for UAF in the 100 butterfly in 58.59 seconds.
Kaia Norbye won the 50 freestyle in 24.41 seconds and Sydney Gulon touched the wall first to win the 100 free in 55.81.
Bygdnes, Gulon, Norbye and Kayla Suominen combined to win the 200 medley relay in 1:50.22.
Riley Smith swept the distance freestyle races for the Cougars, of Azusa, California. She placed first in the 200 in 2:00.85 and won in 5:23.75 in the 500 free.
The Cougars also got two wins from Amanda Anderson. She placed first in the 200 breaststroke in 2:30.09 and the 400 individual medley in 4:40.93.
Hannah Frye contributed a victory of 18:16.27 in the 1,650 freestyle to the Cougars’ success.
Azusa Pacific’s Sarah Eichhorn, Holly Williams, Anais Hacobian and Monet Favreau combined for a win of 3:21.93 in the 400 freestyle relay.
The Nanooks, who lost 114-91 Friday, compete against NCAA Division I Seattle University at 5 p.m. AKDT Nov. 15 and 10 a.m. AKDT Nov. 16 in Seattle.
UAF and Azusa Pacific are Division II programs.