ST. MARY’S CITY, Md. – The St. Mary’s College of Maryland women’s swimming team (3-7, 1-2 CAC) picked up a pair of victories on Saturday (Jan. 18) afternoon in The Aquatics Center at the MPOBARC. The Seahawks defeated Frostburg St. 117-68 and Southern Virginia 118-59.
St. Mary’s College – 117, Frostburg St. – 68 | St. Mary’s College – 118, Southern Virginia – 59
How It Happened
- The Seahawks had an incredible start to the meet, capturing first-place in the first nine events. First, the team ofRileigh Krell,Bailey Edgren,Becca Sonnenberg, andCarolyn Suttonwon the 200 Yard Medley Relay with a time of 1:58.46. Next,Elizabeth Johnsonwon the 1,000 Yard Freestyle by swimming a time of 11:44.56. In event five,Anna LaPointtallied a first-place finish in the 200 Yard Freestyle with a time of 2:08.47.
- St. Mary’s College continued their winning ways with a victory fromBrenna Litynskiin the 50 Yard Freestyle.Litynskiswam a time of 25.40 in the winning effort.Suttonkept the momentum rolling when she won the 200 Yard IM with a time of 2:23.26. Next,Krellearned a first-place finish in the 100 Yard Butterfly by swimming a time of 1:03.30.
- Litynkskiwon her second event of the afternoon in the 100 Yard Freestyle with a time of 56.80.Krellcaptured another Seahawk victory in the 100 Yard Backstroke with a time of 1:04.62.Johnsoncapped off the Seahawk winning streak by recording a first-place finish in the 500 Yard Freestyle with a time of 5:49.39.
- Other notable Seahawk finishes includedPaige Adelsberger(2nd – 1,000 Yard Freestyle),Lexi Efron(2nd – 200 Yard Freestyle),Christina Trnkus(2nd – 50 Yard Freestyle),Edgren(2nd – 200 Yard IM),Sonnenberg(2nd – 100 Yard Butterfly), andLeila McCloskey(3rd – 100 Yard Backstroke).
Up Next for the Seahawks
- Jan. 25 vs. Salisbury | 1:00 p.m. | The Aquatics Center at the MPOBARC | Capital Athletic Conference meet