Four Records Set At Purple-Gold Meet



Oct. 3, 2009

GREENVILLE, N.C. - The East Carolina men's swimming team set four Purple-Gold meet records in its annual preseason meet this weekend.

The 200-yard medley relay team of Miles Maximini, Roman Sandler, Andrew Stoker and Jason Guzewich touched in a time of 1:35.79. Stoker also set a meet record as an individual with a time of 50.49 in the 100-yard butterfly.

Thiago Cavalcanti set a pair of meet records in the 500 (4:39.52) and 1000-yard freestyle (9:33.17).

"Overall we were pleased with the performance and effort put forth by the team today," Pirate coach Rick Kobe said. "We are very optimistic about the upcoming season and we look forward to opening it against North Carolina next week."

East Carolina opens the 2009-10 dual meet season at home Thursday, October 8, at 6 p.m. against UNC.