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Penn State women’s swimming: Nittany Lions fall to Virginia, Texas

Penn State had five top-three finishes on Saturday to complete two days of competition in a 242-111 loss to No. 8 Texas and a 226-127 loss to No. 11 Virginia.

Carolyn Fittin won the 50-yard freestyle in 23.23 seconds, the Nittany Lions’ lone win, and added a third in the 100 butterfly and helped the 400 freestyle relay team place second along with Alyson Ackman, Megan Wujciak and Kaitlin Jones.

Ackman took second in the 200 freestyle and Megan Siverling was third in the 1,000 freestyle.

Penn State next hits the pool Dec. 5 at the Texas Invitational.