Mount Swimming & Diving Teams Wrap Up Opening Day of Franklin & Marshall Invitational

Mount Swimming & Diving Teams Wrap Up Opening Day of Franklin & Marshall Invitational

MEN'S DAY 1 RESULTS
WOMEN'S DAY 1 RESULTS

Lancaster, Pa. (November 16, 2018) – The Mount St. Mary's men's and women's swimming & diving teams wrapped up the first day of competition from the Franklin & Marshall Invitational on Friday night at the Kunkel Aquatic Center.

Mary Lombardi highlighted the night for the women's squad, taking home first place in the 1650 free with a time of 17:37.25. Haley Bodner was the Mount's next top finisher in the event, placing 15th in 20:02.56.

The Mount women's top relay finish came in the 400 medley relay. The team of Maddie McGraw, Elizabeth Fahrney, Valeria Villagran and Jordan Friedman combined for a time of 3:59.50 to take fourth place in the event.

In the 200 free relay, the team's top relay squad of Friedman, Villagran, Maggie deTar and McGraw placed eighth with a time of 1:40.18.

On the men's side, Nicholas Starvaggi swam to a fourth-place finish for the Mountaineers in the 1650 free, touching the wall in 17:12.58.

In the 400 medley relay, Ryan Griffiths, Will Twizell, Ryan Carroll and Peter Jones posted a third-place showing, clocking in at 3:29.54.

The squad of Brock Cudahy, Twizell, Peter Jones and John Wilson registered an eight-place finish in the 200 free relay with a time of 1:27.77.

The Mount men's and women's teams both sit in third place following the opening day of the invite.

Day two of the Franklin & Marshall Invitational takes place tomorrow (Nov. 17), with preliminary heats at 10 a.m. and finals heats at 6 p.m.