UMW Swimmers Sweep Gettysburg in Dual Meet

The University of Mary Washington men's and women's swimming teams defeated Gettysburg College on Saturday in a dual meet at Goolrick Natatorium. The men won by a score of 158-104, and the women won, 193-69.

The Eagles set the tone by finishing 1-2 in the opening 200 medley relays on both sides. Winners for the men included the 200 medley relay of Sean Mayer, Peter Slattery, Alex Anderson, and Nick Eckhoff at 1:35.90; Zach Eisig in the 1000 freestyle at 10:06.35; Eckhoff in the 200 free at 1:45.46; Slattery in the 100 yard breaststroke at 1:00.00 and the 200 breaststroke at 2:15.90; Mayer in the 200 fly at 2:03.13; Anderson in the 50 freestyle at 21.65 and the 100 freestyle at 47.39; Andrew Garofolo in the 500 freestyle at 4:55.39; and Matt Arnold in the 100 butterfly at 53.62.

Winners for the women included the 200 medley relay of Katie Fago, Hannah Hagy, Amber Kerico, and Stephanie Hallock at 1:50.62; Jessica Singer in the 200 freestyle at 1:58.44 and the 500 freestyle at 5:14.42; Lindsay Ancellotti in the 100 backstroke at 1:01.63 and the 200 backstroke at 2:13.73; Kerico in the 100 breaststroke at 1:08.49 and the 100 fly at 1:00.20; Abby Cox in the 200 fly at 2:15.68; Hallock in the 50 freestyle at 25.18 and the 100 freestyle at 54.90; Kristen Callahan in the 200 breaststroke at 2:32.94; Robin Brazier in the 200 IM at 2:15.00; and the 200 free relay of Meredith Thompson, Hagy, Singer, and Hallock at 1:41.92.

Both teams will be back in action on February 2 at Frostburg State University with Marymount University.