The St. Mary’s College men’s and women’s swim teams swept both ends of a double dual meet with Gallaudet and Hood on Friday evening. The men defeated Gallaudet, 161-39, and Hood, 103-99, while the women defeated Gallaudet, 164-37, and Hood, 131-74.
The men (3-1) won just four of the 11 events on the evening, but used their depth and placed second in six of the events and third in one event to earn their victories. Freshman Jake Coolidge (Gilette, WY/Campbell County) set a new pool record in the 100 backstroke for the Seahawks, finishing in :57.59.
The women (3-2) dominated the evening by winning seven of the events and placing second in the other four. Freshman Eleanor Koerner (North Potomac, MD/T.S. Wootton) set a new pool record for the 100 freestyle in the opening leg of the 400 freestyle relay with a :56.14 split. The 400 freestyle relay team also set a new pool record by finishing with a time of 3:52.00.
St. Mary’s (MD) 161 (2-1)
St. Mary’s (MD) 103 (3-1)
St. Mary’s (MD) 164 (2-2)
St. Mary’s (MD) 131 (3-2)