Tara Kirk Picks Up Second Silver Medal At FINA World Championships
March 31, 2007
Melbourne, Australia - Former Stanford women's swimmer Tara Kirk picked up her second silver medal of the FINA World Championships on Saturday when she swam the breaststroke leg of the United States' silver medal winning 4x100 relay team. Kirk contributed a 1:06.37 leg to help teammates Natalie Coughlin, Rachel Komisarz and Lacey Nymeyer finish in a final time of 3:58.31. Australia won the event in 3:55.74.
Kirk is still scheduled to swim in the 50 meter breast on the final day of the meet on Sunday. For more coverage of the eight-day swimming portion of the event that runs through April 1, log on to usaswimming.org.