ARLINGTON, Va. – The St. Mary’s College of Maryland women’s swimming team (1-0) topped the Marymount University Saints (2-2) on Saturday (Oct. 26) afternoon in their season opener. The Seahawks defeated the Saints 101-85.

St. Mary’s College – 101, Marymount – 85

How It Happened

  • St. Mary’s College captured the early lead by winning the first two events. The team ofRileigh Krell,Christina Bonass,Christina Trnkus, andBrenna Litynskirecorded the victory in the 200 Yard Medley Relay with a time of 1:56.94. Next, the Seahawks had the top two swimmers in the 1,000 Yard Freestyle asPaige Adelsbergerwon the event with a time of 11:24.87 and Elizabeth Johnson finished in second with a time of 12:04.75, respectively.
  • B. Litynskiedged the competition in the 50 Yard Freestyle with a time of 26.35 for a first-place finish. The Seahawks dominated the 100 Yard Butterfly with a first-place finish fromCarolyn Sutton(1:02.71), second-place finish fromTrnkus(1:05.02), and third-place finish from Krell (1:05.47).Suttonfollowed her performance by winning the 100 Yard Backstroke with a time of 1:04.09. Lastly, the Seahawks boasted the top two performers in the 500 Yard Freestyle asAdelsbergerfinished first with a time of 5:42.91.JohnsontrailedAdelsbergerwith a time of 5:59.91 for second place.

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Nov. 1 vs. Randolph-Macon | 5:00 p.m. | The Aquatics Center at the MPOBARC

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