STATESBORO, Ga. - Alessandra Troncoso won two events for the UNC Asheville women's swim team swam at Georgia Southern Saturday afternoon.


The Eagles improved to 6-2 on the season with the 146-100 victory over the Bulldogs. Asheville fell to 2-5 on the year in dual meets.


Georgia Southern won every event but the events that Troncoso won. She captured the 100 Breaststroke with a time of 1:06.55 and the 200 Breaststroke as she posted a time of 2:24.71.


Other highlights included a second-place finish by Ashley Ireland in the 50-yard Freestyle at 25.29.


"The team did a good job today after some long travel," commented Bulldog coach Elizabeth Lykins. "I was especially happy with Alessandra Troncoso's performances in the breaststroke events.


"All together the team earned six personal best times between Ashley Ireland, Amanda Larsen and Hallie Gillespie," added Lykins.