Swimming and Diving Takes 5th Overall at the ECAC Winter Championship

New school record in the 100 yard freestyle for Lauren Somers.
New school record in the 100 yard freestyle for Lauren Somers.

Women's swimming and diving concluded the ECAC Winter Championship at the Nassau County Aquatic Center. The team placed 5thoverall scoring 787.5 total points. Junior Lauren Somers took 3rd in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 51.70, earning a new school record.  

The team returns to action on January 26th versus Monmouth University. 

Stokes

  • First-year Aleksandra Dauz and junior Kimberly Hylan both deliver season bests in the 200-yard backstroke.
  • Senior Jessica Poole swam a 2:31.28 earning the Pioneers 3 points in the 200 breaststroke.
  • Nicole Tingley placed 7thin the 200-yard butterfly with a time of 2:07.04.

100 Yard Freestyle

  • Somers brought back bronze and a new team record in the 100 freestyle (51.70). 
  • Sophomore Emily Peter accumulated 13 points with a time of 53.63. 

 400 Freestyle Relay

  • Tingley, Margaret Flaherty, Peter, and Somers closed out the championship with a 5thplace finish in the 400 freestyle relay. The relay topped their season best with a time of 3:34.78.