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Marymount dominates the pool in sweep of Gallaudet

Marymount dominates the pool in sweep of Gallaudet

WASHINGTON – The Gallaudet University men's and women's swimming and diving teams both drop a non-conference meet against Marymount (Va.) University at home Friday night. The men's team fell 115-96 as the women's team fell 120-84. The Saints won the first 16 men's and women's events to clinch the match.

Despite the loss Bison swimmers continue to improve on personal best times as more personal records were set in the Field House pool.

On the women's side, junior Brianna Stroud-Williams (Tucker, Ga.) won the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 6:58.91. Senior Katie Giles (Gaithersburg, Md.) won the 100 breaststroke (1:18.81) and the 100 IM (1:17.66). Her teammate Anna Pangracova (Litomerice, Czech Republic) finished second in the 100 IM with a time of 1:18.56 and she also lowered her personal best time in the 200 freestyle (2:34.86). Junior Paige Foreman (Albuquerque, N.M,) and sophomore Morgane Vincent (Chatenay-Malabry, France) finished first and second in the 100 backstroke with times of 1:26.41 and 1:39.36, respectively. The 200 freestyle relay team of Stroud-Williams, Foreman, Pangracova and Molly Verseput (Upland, Calif.) picked-up nine team points for the Bison.

On the men's side, junior Abdiel Davila-Cruz (Orlando,Fla.) won the 100 backstroke with a time of 1:08.28 while sophomore David Bruno (Patchogue, N.Y.) was behind him with a new personal record time of 1:40.77. Bruno was second to finish the 50 butterfly with a new personal record time of 48.97 seconds as fellow sophomore Seth Washington (Frederick, Md.) won with a time of 36.32 seconds. Sophomore Miguel Angel Gutierrez (Lima, Peru) won the 500 freestyle with a time of 8:20.20. In the 100-yard IM, sophomore Xuan Lin (Fulton, Ill.) won the event with a time of 1:27.03 and was second to finish the 100 breaststroke (1:25.45). Matthijs Wubbolts (Groningen, Netherlands) won the 100 breaststroke as he touched the wall at 1:11.96.

GU's men's and women's swimming and diving teams are back in action Saturday at Goucher College at 1 p.m.

Gallaudet Personal Records

Men's Team            
Event   Name   New Time   Old Time
50 backstroke   David Bruno   44.29   51.00
50 breaststroke   Seth Washington
  36.96   38.52
50 freestyle
  Abdiel Davila-Cruz
  25.05   26.23
100 backstroke
  David Bruno   1:40.77   1:47.09
Women's Team            
Event   Name   New Time   Old Time
50 backstroke   Chelsea Newberry   1:04.84   1:05.14
50 freestyle   Brianna Stroud-Williams   32.03   32.35
50 freestyle   Faye Frez-Albrecht
  44.33   45.02
50 freestyle   Shuxu Tian   45.92   48.74
100 backstroke   Morgane Vincent   1:39.36   1:44.17
100 freestyle   Faye Frez-Albrecht   1:35.51   1:42.29
100 freestyle   Shuxu Tian   1:48.91   1:55.41
100 freestyle   Chelsea Newberry   1:53.48   1:57.93
200 freestyle   Anna Pangracova   2:34.86   2:36.13
200 freestyle   Morgane Vincent   3:04.52   3:41.54