ST. MARY’S CITY, Md. – The St. Mary’s College of Maryland men’s swimming team (3-8, 1-3 CAC) hosted the Salisbury University Sea Gulls (6-3, 2-2 CAC) on Saturday (Jan. 25) afternoon in Capital Athletic Conference action. The Seahawks were edged by the Sea Gulls 97-96.

St. Mary’s College – 96, Salisbury – 97

How It Happened

  • Sebastian Ludwigwon the first event for the Seahawks in the 1,000 Yard Freestyle swimming a time of 10:37.66.Jack Kennedyfollowed in the next event by winning the 200 Yard Freestyle with a time of 1:50.51.
  • In event 16,Peter Orbancaptured a first-place finish in the 100 Yard Backstroke with a time of 53.06. Next,Ludwigrecorded his second victory of the afternoon when he won the 500 Yard Freestyle, swimming a time of 5:01.36. The Seahawks finished the meet strong by tallying a first-place finish in the 200 Yard Freestyle Relay. The team ofOrban,Ludwing,Anri Cifuentes Robinson, andNate Donoghueswam a time of 1:32.26 for the victory.
  • Other notable Seahawk finishes came fromMichael Zappia(3rd – 1,000 Yard Freestyle),Donoghue(2nd – 200 Yard Freestyle),Ryan Akhavan(2nd – 200 Yard IM, 2nd – 100 Yard Butterfly),Andrew March(3rd – 200 Yard IM, 3rd – 100 Yard Breaststroke),Cifuentes Robinson(3rd – 100 Yard Butterfly, 2nd – 100 Yard Breaststroke),Jacob Rosenzweig-Stein(3rd – 100 Yard Freestyle), andKennedy(2nd – 500 Yard Freestyle).

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Feb. 12-15 vs. CAC Championships | MPOBARC Arena

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