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Men’s Swimming Starts Season with School Record

Men’s Swimming Starts Season with School Record

FRANKLIN SPRINGS, G.A. --- October 3rd, 2015, The Emmanuel College lions opened the season with a Conference Carolina's Invitational home meet, welcoming Converse College, Limestone College and King University. The meet consisted of 13 events, including the 200 Medley Relay, 200 Free, 50 Back, 50 Brst, 100 Fly, 50 Free, 100 Free, 100 Back, 100 Brst, 500 Free, 50 Fly, 100 IM, and the 200 Free Relay.

Congratulations goes to EC swimmer, Camilo Mendoza who set a new school record in the 100 yard breaststroke (59.78).
 
For the EC men: Adrian Aleksandrowicz (So), Camilo Mendoza (So), Santiago Aguilar (Jr) and Andrew Reichenbach (So) started the day off with a time of 1:35.63 for first place in the 200 yard medley relay. Followed by a first place finish in the men's 100 fly by Santiago Aguilar (Jr) posting a time of 52.25. In the 200 free the Lions had finishes from Wyatt Nicholson (Sr), David Rabern (Jr), and Ben Evenson (Sr). In the 50 back Aleksandrowicz (So) out swam his opponents to win the race touching the wall with a time of 24.14, followed by Pendergraft (Jr) with a 4th place (27.87) and an 8th place finish by Zach Howe (Sr).
In the 50 breaststroke Mendoza (So) posted a time of 27.12 for 2nd, Reichenbach (So) who tied for 4th (27.98) and Zach Howe (Sr) finished in 6th. In the 100 fly, Aguilar (Jr) pulling out the first place finish with a time of 52.25, then Matthew Bonna and David Rabern continued with 4th and 5th place finishes. The 50 free saw Aleksandrowicz (So) barely out touched for first place, posting a time of 21.56, followed by Pendergraft (Jr) and Evenson (Sr).
Ending off the meet was a powerful first place finish in the 200 free relay from the EC men who finished 1st place by .01 seconds over the Limestone Saints; Bonna, Reichenbach, Mendoza, Aleksandrowicz posting a time of 1:26.99.
Next up, October 10 at EC, the EC lions compete against the Point University Skyhawks.     Meet starts at 1pm.

 

 

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