Swimming Opens Season at CSCAA Open Water Championship

Swimming Opens Season at CSCAA Open Water Championship

LAWRENCE, KS – The Emmanuel men's swim team sent two swimmers to the third annual College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Open Water Championship at Lone Star Lake Saturday morning. The race included swimmers from NCAA Div. I, II, & III including Kansas, Texas AM, Missouri, TCU, Rice, Rutgers and George Washington, among others.

Senior Captain Stanislas Raczynski led the EC men with a 15th place finish, out of 62 swimmers in the 5K race, with a time of 1:01.24. His time was the second fastest among Division II swimmers in the race. Placing 35th overall, and fifth among DII swimmers, was freshman Ander Arruabarrena Mayor with a time of 1:04.09. GO LIONS!

EC swimming is back in action on Saturday, October 6 with a home invite meet that includes 6 other teams. The meet is scheduled for an 11:00 am start. 

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