Swimming and Diving Teams Sweep Transy on the Road

Credit: Lyn Hutchinson
Credit: Lyn Hutchinson

LEXINGTON, Ky. - The Sewanee swimming and diving teams captured a Sunday sweep of Transylvania on the road.

INSIDE THE MEET
Women's Final Score: Sewanee 144.5, Transylvania 94.5
Men's Final Score: Sewanee 137, Transylvania 70
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MEN'S TOP PERFORMERS
-Carl Failing took home wins in the 50 freestyle (22.87) and the 100 backstroke (55.01).

-James Hoyt claimed victories in two events on Sunday, posting a 55.24-second finish in the 100 fly and 5:00.60 in the 500 free.

-Hayden Everett finished with the top spot on Sunday in the 1,000 freestyle with a 10:43.62 time. Additionally, he swam to a second place time of 1:02.00 in the 100 backstroke.

-Daniel Shrader won the 100 freestyle with a 51.23-second performance and third in the 200 free with a 2:02.18 time.

-Chris Lotz won the 100 breaststroke with a 1:06.85 mark. Later, the senior finished with a personal-best time of 1:02.40 in the 100 individual medley. The Claremont, Calif. Native improved his personal-best in the event by 0.41 seconds.

-Jed Henrichsen scored 185.10 points in the one-meter dive and 160.05 points in the three-meter dive.

-The quartet of Failing, Lotz, Wiley Reddick and Anthony Carbone won the 200 medley relay with a 1:41.12 mark.

-In the 200 freestyle relay, Everett, Hoyt, Sharder and Owen Pearson earned a 1:33.18 mark to win the event.

WOMEN'S TOP PERFORMERS
-Kate Mabry won two events on Sunday, as the sophomore claimed victories in the 50 freestyle (25.82) and the 100 butterfly (1:03.32). The Nashville, Tenn. native won three events over the two dual meets.

-Gabby Acker secured two more victories to conclude the weekend with three wins in two dual meets. The sophomore claimed wins in the 100 back (1:03.81) and the 100 breaststroke (1:10.95).

-Kate del Balzo took home the victory in the 1,000 freestyle with a 11:49.44 time. The Johns Creek Ga. native finished second in the 100 butterfly (1:04.42).

-Paisley Simmons won both diving events on Sunday. On the one-meter, the junior scored 238.95 points. Later in the three-meter, she posted 218.70 points.

-In the 200 medley relay, the team of Isabell Loy, Acker, Mabry and Anna Hawkins Dulaney won the event with a 1:57.12 time.

UP NEXT
Sewanee concludes the fall schedule this weekend with the Igloo Invitational, beginning on Friday from the Fowler Center Natatorium.

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