Pioneer Men Win Herkimer Title, Women 4th
The Alfred State College men's swimming team won their second straight invitational at Herkimer CCC on Saturday. The women's team finished 4th out of six teams.
Braden Kozlowski (N. Tonawanda) led the way for the Pioneers by winning both the 1650 free (19:19.45) and the 500 free (5:17.30). Ethan Wright (Clyde Savannah) won the 200 fly (2:24.18) and was 2nd in the 200 free (1:56.54), Jake Giglio (Hornell) was 2nd in the 50 free (23.37) and 3rd in the 100 free (54.41), Kalem Chambliss (Alfred Almond) was 2nd in the 200 fly (2:39.40), and Tim Guarino (Cornwall) was 2nd in the 200 breast (2:32.65)
Wright, Chambliss, Giglio, and Kozlowski teamed up to win the 400 free relay (3:33.23) while Kozlowski, Guarino, Wright, and Giglio finished 2nd in the 400 medley relay (4:06.50).
On the women's side, Rebecca Haskins (Shaker) won the 1 m diving competition with 171.35 points. Ashley Andrus (Cuba Rushford) was 3rd in the 50 free (28.57), Cristina Corkey (Almond) was 3rd in the 400 IM(5:46.58), Erin Baum (Dryden) was 3rd in the 200 fly (3:06.94).
The Pioneer men scored 244 to down 2nd place Herkimer by 38 points. The ladies scored 159 and trailed 3rd place Jamestown just by four and 2nd place Erie by eight.
ASC returns action on December 4th when they travel to SUNY Delhi.