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Swim Team Dives Back into Action

Swim Team Dives Back into Action

The Alfred State swimming team traveled to Wells College open up the 2013 portion of their schedule.  The men fell 56-31 to the Express while the women were downed 81-3.

Mark Pendleton (Beacon) was a double winner by winning the 1650 free (20:15.63) and the 100 free (58.11).  Jake Drew (Victor) tied in the 100 backstroke (1:09.06) while Tyler Easterbook (Bath Haverling) was 2nd in the 200 free (2:08.52) and Josh McDowell (Wayland Cohocton) was 2nd in the 100 fly (1:04.74).

The 200 medley relay team of Drew, Pendleton, McDowell, and Easterbrook won in 1:56.56.  The quartet also finished 2nd in the 400 free relay (3:59.85).

Maggie McBurney (Syracuse/Jamesville Dewitt) was the lone female swimmer in the competition for Alfred.  She finsihed 3rd in the 200 free (2:44.35), 3rd in the 100 free (1:17.46), and 3rd in the 500 free (7:32.87).

The Pioneer return to Region III action on Saturday when they compete at the Monroe CC Invitational.  Action is slated to begin at 1 p.m.