Men’s Swimming Downed by Washington & Lee

Photo Credit: Gus Mohlhenrich
Photo Credit: Gus Mohlhenrich

LEXINGTON, Va. - The St. Mary's College of Maryland men's swimming team (1-7) traveled to Washington & Lee University to take on the Generals (5-1) on Saturday (Jan. 4) afternoon. The Seahawks fell to the Generals by a final score of 159-70.

St. Mary's College - 70, Washington & Lee - 159

How It Happened

  • The Seahawks captured their first and only victory of the meet when Peter Orban swam a time of 54.28 in the 100 Yard Backstroke.

  • Other notable finishes for the Seahawks included: Ryan Akhavan (2nd - 400 Yard IM, 3rd - 200 Yard Butterfly, 2nd - 100 Yard Butterfly), Matthew Wilson (2nd - 100 Yard Freestyle), Michael Zappia (3rd - 100 Yard Freestyle), Orban (2nd - 200 Yard Backstroke), Jacob Rosenzweig-Stein (2nd - 200 Yard Breaststroke, 2nd - 200 Yard IM), Andrew March (3rd - 200 Yard Breaststroke, 3rd - 200 Yard IM), Jack Kennedy (2nd - 500 Yard Freestyle), and Nate Donoghue (3rd - 100 Yard Butterfly).

  • The quartet of Orban, Anri Cifuentes Robinson, Kennedy, and Donoghue tallied a second place finish in the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay with a time of 1:33.22.

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Jan. 18 vs. Frostburg St. & Southern Virginia | 1:00 p.m. | The Aquatics Center at the MPOBARC

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