Men’s Swimming Sweeps Weekend Tri-Meet

Photo Credit: Gus Mohlhenrich
Photo Credit: Gus Mohlhenrich

ST. MARY'S CITY, Md. - The St. Mary's College of Maryland men's swimming team (3-7, 1-2 CAC) swept their weekend tri-meet on Saturday (Jan. 18) afternoon in The Aquatics Center at the MPOBARC. The Seahawks defeated Frostburg St. 112-84 and Southern Virginia 106-86.

St. Mary's College - 112, Frostburg St. - 84 | St. Mary's College - 106, Southern Virginia - 86

How It Happened

  • St. Mary's College started the meet strong by taking first-place in the first two events. The quartet of Peter Orban, Andrew March, Anri Cifuentes Robinson, and Nate Donoghue won the 200 Yard Medley Relay with a time of 1:42.38. Next, Sebastian Ludwig recorded a first-place finish in the 1,000 Yard Freestyle with a time of 10:47.15.

  • In event 10, Ryan Akhavan tallied a first-place finish in the 200 Yard IM crossing the finish line with a time of 2:08.37. Akhavan kept his momentum rolling into the following event and won the 100 Yard Butterfly with a time of 55.65.

  • Orban continued his stellar season with a first-place finish in the 100 Yard Backstroke, swimming a time of 54.21. Next, Ludwig won his second event of the meet when he swam a time of 5:10.01 in the 500 Yard Freestyle.

  • Other notable finishes came from Jack Kennedy (3rd - 200 Yard Freestyle, 3rd - 100 Yard Backstroke), Cifuentes Robinson (3rd - 50 Yard Freestyle), Donoghue (2nd - 100 Yard Butterfly), Matthew Wilson (3rd - 100 Yard Freestyle), March (2nd - 100 Yard Breaststroke), and Jacob Rosenzweig-Stein (3rd - 100 Yard Breaststroke).

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Jan. 25 vs. Salisbury | 1:00 p.m. | The Aquatics Center at the MPOBARC | Capital Athletic Conference meet

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