Women Win Swim Opener, Men Fall in Close One

The Alfred State College swim team dove into the 2010-11 season with a strong showing vs. Genesee CC.  The women defeated GCC 87-60 while the GCC men won 100-92.

Ashley Andrus (Cuba Rushford), Sabrina Dunning (Cuba Rushford), and Cristina Corkey (Almond) were double individual event winners.  Andrus won the 200 IM (2:36.92) and the 100 back (1:11.95), Dunning won the 200 free (2:27.84) and the 500 free (6:42.48), and Corkey won the 100 free (1:04.30) and the 100 breast (1:26.18).  The three also paired with Erin Baum (Dryden) to win the 200 free relay (2:01.15).

Baum also won the 1,000 freestyle (15:23.87) while Rebecca Haskins (Shaker) won the 1 meter diving competition (189 points).

On the men's side Braden Kozlowski (N. Tonawanda) and Jake Giglio (Hornell) were double-winners.  Kozlowski won the 200 free (1:55.27) and the 500 free (5:21.41) while Giglio won the 50 free (24.08) and the 100 free (1:11.95).  Ethan Wright (Clyde Savannah) and Tim Guarino (Cornwall) combined with Kozlowski and Giglio to win the 200 free relay in 1:37.64. 

Wright also won the 100 fly (57.87).

The blue & gold return to Genesee CC on Saturday for the GCC Invitational.  Action is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.