Dickinson notches win over McDaniel

Jessica Fry © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Jessica Fry © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

Fry, Walega win twice to pace Green Terror in first action of 2010

CARLISLE, Pa. - A pair of Dickinson swimmers won twice to lead the team in a 124-54 victory over McDaniel in Centennial Conference (CC) women's swimming action on Saturday.

Jessica Fry (St. Mary's, Ga./Camden County) notched a pair of individual victories to pace the Green Terror (1-5, 0-4 CC), who won four events on the afternoon.

The Red Devils (4-2, 2-1 CC) won seven of the first nine events to move over .500 in conference competition.

After Betsy Mullally, Rachel Wolfe, Maky Sullivan and Jessica Hassinger notched a victory in the 200 medley relay with a time of 2:00.97, Fry recorded her first win of the afternoon, touching first in the 1,000 free (10:55.77). She later was victorious in the 200 IM with a time of 2:22.57.

Rachel Walega (Ambler, Pa./Wissahickon) added an individual win, touching first in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:10.21. She was also part of the 200 freestyle relay that capped the meet with a win in a time of 1:51.19.

Suzanne Stettinius (Parkton, Md./Hereford), Alyssa Romasco (Gilbertsville, Pa./Perkiomen) and Andrea Mills (Laurel, Md./Laurel) joined Walega on the relay team.

Sullivan also the 100 backstroke with a time of 1:05.22 while Hassinger won the 50 freestyle in a time of 25.58.

The Green Terror returns to action at home against Franklin & Marshall on Friday. Meet time is 6 p.m.

Dickinson 124, McDaniel 54

Event Winners: 200 Medley Relay - Dickinson A (Betsy Mullally, Rachel Wolfe, Maky Sullivan, Jessica Hassinger) 2:00.97; 1000 Freestyle - Jessica Fry (M) 10:55.77; 200 Freestyle - Anna Alburger (D) 2:08.58; 50 Freestyle - Hassinger (D) 25.58; 200 IM - Fry (M) 2:22.57; 100 Butterfly - Ali Imhoff (D) 1:05.37; 100 Freestyle - Kasia Szulborski (D) 58.14; 100 Backstroke - Sullivan (D) 1:05.22; 500 Freestyle - Ana Jakabcin (D) 5:47.96; 100 Breaststroke - Rachel Walega (M) 1:10.21; 200 Freestyle Relay - McDaniel A (Suzanne Stettinius, Andrea Mills, Alyssa Romasco, Walega) 1:51.19*.

* Dickinson swam event as exhibition.