Immediate Release: October 27, 2007
Contact: Anthony G. Naglieri (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Swimming & Diving swept by Boston University
N.Y. -- The Binghamton men's and women's swimming/diving squads
each dropped their respective dual meets against Boston University
at the Patricia A. Saunders Aquatic Center on Saturday afternoon.
The Bearcat men lost 123-120, while the women were defeated,
Bearcat men were led by first place finishers junior Brenno
Varanda (St. Petersburg, Fla.)
in the 200-IM (1:56.97) and the 200-breast (2:08.71), freshmen Jason
Chen (Livingston, N.J.) in the 200-fly (1:57.98), and Joe Rogan (Ithaca, N.Y.) in the 50-free
Binghamton's 400-Free and 400-Medley relay squads also recorded
victories in times of 3:16.54 and 3:31.27, respectively.
Britvan (Pleasantville, N.Y.) and Jason
Lapp (Linwood, N.Y.), as well as juniors Brian
Koralewski (Floral Park, N.Y.) and Ryan
Graham (Vestal, N.Y.)
each grabbed runner-up finishes.
Britvan in the 200-free (1:48.74), Lapp in the 50-free (22.65),
Koralewski in the 100-free (48.39), and Graham in the 1-meter
diving event (278.78).
Bearcat women were led by a pair of victories by the freshman
duo of Kelsey
Anderson (Penfield, N.Y.) and Lyndsi
Worthington (Leawood, Kan.).
Anderson notched a first place victory in the 1,000-free clocking
in at 11:04.70, while Worthington touched first in the 200-back
with a time of 2:11.57. Fellow freshman Brittany
Detlef (Rochester, N.Y.) earned
runner-up honors in the 200-fly (2:14.10).
"Overall, it was a nice day for us," said second-year
head coach Sean Clark. "We had a lot of impressive swims
in front of a nice home crowd. We are definitely on the right
track. We will keep working hard and are looking forward to seeing
what we can accomplish in the next few meets."
Bearcats host defending America East Champions UMBC on Saturday,
November 3 at 1 p.m.