MEN’S SWIMMING WINS ALL 5 EVENTS ON DAY 1

MEN’S SWIMMING WINS ALL 5 EVENTS ON DAY 1

Gainesville, GA --- Men's Swimming is competing at the 6th Annual Brenau Invitational November 18-19, 2016 at the Francis Meadows Aquatic Center, in Gainesville, GA. On Friday evening the men came out very strong breaking 3 school records and winning all 5 events contested in the first session.

Head Coach, Allen Gilchrest commented; "Our guys swam fast tonight, in all 3 groups, in distance all 6 guys  had season best times and 3 were lifetime bests. In the sprints, Adrian broke the school record in the 50 free and made an NCAA nationals cut, the other 5 guys had season best times with 2 as lifetime bests; and in the stroke group all 5 guys had seasons best times with Robby going a lifetime best by 2 seconds and Camilo swimming his NCAA nationals cut for first place.
 
The men's A 800 free relay closed out the night, breaking the old school record by 6 seconds and Camilo leading off with an NCAA nationals cut in 140.30. The guys have worked very hard this semester and it is paying off big time."
 

200 Medley Relay

Aleksandrowicz, Mendoza, Illescas, Mendes 1:31.84            1st       school record              

Pendergraft, Reichenbach, Brown, Stigant      1:39.02            6th

Armes, Carrasquilla, Bonna, Williamson        1:44.48            11th

Foxworth, Perry, Rabern, Roberts                  1:49.99            15th

 

500 Free

Stanislas Raczynski     4:36.73            1st       NCAA national cut

Richard Williamson     4:48.87            3rd

Nathan Armes             4:59.82            11th

David Rabern              5:25.32            20th

Simon Roberts            5:27.32            21st

Dwayne Foxworth      6:10.39            26th

 

200 IM

Camilo Mendoza         1:51.08            1st       NCAA national cut

Robby Jones               2:00.52            12th

Andrew Reichenbach  2:03.88            16th

Cristhian Carrasquilla 2:05.11 18th

Simon Roberts            2:16.39            24th

 

50 Free

Adrian Aleksandrowicz          20.47   1st       school record, NCAA cut

Rafael Mendes            21.25   4th

Jarred Stigant                          21.87   7th

Matt Bonna                             22.63   16th

Hayden Pendergraft                23.31   24th

Julian Perry                             23.89   33rd

Dwayne Foxworth                  25.68   44th

 

800 Free Relay

Mendoza, Raczynski, Williamson, Illescas     6:51.89            1st       school record, NCAA national cut

Stigant, Reichenbach, Armes, Mendes            7:19.68            7th

Session 2 starts at 10am on Saturday. GO LIONS!
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