Garnet notches 56-38 victory over McDaniel
WESTMINSTER, Md. - Anne Miller won the first three events of the meet to pace Swarthmore in a 56-38 victory over McDaniel in the Centennial Conference (CC) women's swimming opener for both teams on Saturday.
The Garnet (1-1, 1-0 CC) won eight of the 11 events, including the first six, for its first win of the season.
Rachel Walega (Ambler, Pa./Wissahickon) led the Green Terror (1-2, 0-1 CC) with a pair of victories, touching first in the 100 freestyle (58.74) and 100 breaststroke (1:12.75).
Miller teamed with Hannah Gotwals, Stephanie Su and Rasalie Lawrence for a victory in the 200 medley relay (2:03.40) before winning the 1000 free (11:16.93) and 200 free (2:04.62).
Gotwals added a three-win day, recording individual wins in the 200 IM (2:25.24) and 100 backstroke (1:10.33).
Megan Giroux (Damascus, Md./Damascus), Andrea Mills (Laurel, Md./Laurel) and Alyssa Romasco (Gilbertsville, Pa./Perkiomen) and Caitlin Pozmanter (East Setauket, N.Y./Ward Melville) added a win in the 200 free relay with a combined time of 1:57.90.
The Green Terror returns to action at home against Gettysburg on Wednesday. Meet time is 7 p.m.
Swarthmore 56, McDaniel 38
Event Winners: 200 Medley Relay - Swarthmore A (Hannah Gotwals, Stephanie Su, Anne Miller, Rasalie Lawrence) 2:03.40; 1000 Freestyle - Miller (S) 11:16.93; 200 Freestyle - Miller (S) 2:04.62; 50 Freestyle - Naomi Glassman (S) 27.41; 200 IM - Gotwals (S) 2:25.24; 100 Butterfly - Casey Osborn (S) 1:01.27; 100 Freestyle - Rachel Walega (M) 58.74; 100 Backstroke - Gotwals (S) 1:10.33; 500 Freestyle - Allison Bishop (S) 5:44.37; 100 Breaststroke - Walega (M) 1:12.75; 200 Freestyle Relay - McDaniel A (Megan Giroux, Andrea Mills, Alyssa Romasco, Caitlin Pozmanter) 1:57.90*.
* Swarthmore swam event as exhibition.