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Kiick records a second and third

Zach Kiick (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Zach Kiick (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

THE FACTS
Franklin & Marshall (6-3, 2-1 CC) 134.5, McDaniel (1-7, 0-5 CC) 36.5
What:
Centennial Conference (CC) men's swimming meet
When:
Friday, Jan. 25
Where: Lancaster, Pa.

THE SKINNY STORY
Franklin & Marshall won all 10 events en route to a 134.5-36.5 win over McDaniel.

THE LEADERS
Zach Kiick (Gettysburg, Pa./Gettysburg Area) led the Green Terror with a second-place finish in the 200 free (1:53.18) and third-place showing in the 100 free (50.87 seconds).

FOR THE FOES
• Chris Schiavone, Timothy Gould, Alec Wahl and Tom Graminski opened the night with a win in the 200 medley relay (1:38.38).
• Danny Sanders won the 200 free (1:50.43).
• Brendan Cline touched first in the 50 free (21.46) and 100 fly (52.79).
• Jack Sinton won the 400 IM (4:16.22).
• Gould added an individual win in the 100 free (48.17).
• Wahl added an individual win in the 100 back (53.72).
• James Connolly won the 500 free (5:04.59).
• Ryan Lawlor won the 100 breast (1:04.98).
• Wahl, Sanders, Schiavone and Chad Catania combined to finish the night with a win in the 200 free relay (1:28.10).

THE REST OF THE STORY
Grayson Blanchard (Germantown, Md./Seneca Valley) was second in the 100 fly (54.61) and third in the 200 free (1:55.00).
Paul Van Nevel (Boyds, Md./Poolesville) was second in the 400 IM (4:21.64).
Mitchell Clokey (Arnold, Md./Severna Park) placed second in the 500 free (5:45.11).
Sam Simacek (Flower Mound, Texas/Marcus) finished tied for second in the 100 breast (1:07.88).

THE INSIDE STORY
Zach Kiick's time of 50.87 seconds in the 100 free was a personal-best mark.
Sam Simacek's time of 1:07.88 in the 100 breaststroke was a personal-best mark.

NEXT UP
McDaniel returns to action at Elizabethtown on Saturday. Meet time is 1 p.m.