The men’s and women’s swim team opened their season with successful results at the University of Scranton’s tri-meet on Saturday, Oct. 20.
The men’s team opened their season with a 68-26 win over FDU-Florham and a 63-32 loss to Scranton.
The Cabrini men placed third in the 200-yard medley with a time of 1:50:31. Tim McCann and Sean Tallon placed third and fourth in the 1000-yard freestyle race with times of 11:57.51 and 12:02.34 respectively.
Keith Marr placed third in the men’s 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:56.60.
Cody Kunze and Scott Hunt placed third and fourth in the 50-yard freestyle with times of 26.70 and 26.90.
In the 200-yard individual medley, Evan Strickland won by over a second with a time of 2:08.76.
Christopher Ryan placed third in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1:04.39.
Marr and Hunt also finished second and third in the 100-yard freestyle.
The women’s team also opened their season with a split. They defeated FDU-Florham, 56-37, but fell to Scranton, 63-31.
Courtney Good posted her first career win in the 100-yard backstroke. She finished the race in 1:08.33.
Good also finished third in the 200-yard individual medley with a time of 2:28.46.
Elyse Phillips posted impressive results in the 500-yard freestyle and 1000-yard freestyle events. She placed second in the 500-yard with a time of 6:42.22 and third in the 1000-yard with a time of 13:37.21.
Jeanine Kohlbrecker finished second in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:26.79.
Kimberly Crowther and Alexis Drew both placed third in their races. Crowther finished the 100-yard freestyle in 1:09.10. Drew finished the 100-yard butterfly in 1:11.78.
Both of the women’s relay teams finished third in the their races. The 200-yard medley was finished in 2:13.40 and the 200-yard freestyle was finished in 2:03.95.
The Cavaliers are home for their next meet. In another tri-meet, the men’s and women’s team will host Hood College and Pitt-Bradford on Saturday, Oct. 27, at 1 p.m.