ROANOKE, Va. – The Gallaudet University men’s swimming team dropped its double dual meet Saturday on the road at Hollins University. The Bison lost 63-26 to Greensboro College and 76-18 to Hampden-Sydney College.
Freshman Tyler Bastian (Racine, Wis.) was the top swimmer for GU as he won the 100-yard freestyle and came in second in the 50 freestyle. In his first event, the 50 free, Bastian just missed first place by a tenth of a second as he touched the wall in 23.87 seconds. Hampden-Sydney’s Andy Snow won the event in 23.78 seconds. Bastian took first in the 100 free with a time of 52.76 seconds.
Junior Ramanth Shenoy (Dale City, Va.) had two third-place finishes in two different freestyle events. He finished the 500 free in six minutes and 40.49 seconds while he placed third in the 1,000 free in 13:46.71.
Hampden-Sydney defeated Greensboro, 62-33, in the other head-to-head scoring.
Gallaudet will next compete in a double dual meet at Goucher College in Towson, Md., against Arcadia and Gophers.