Swimming And Diving Splits Dual Meet With UMBC
Jan. 19, 2008
BALTIMORE, Md. --- The East Carolina swimming and diving teams split a dual meet with UMBC Saturday afternoon at the UMBC Natatorium. The Lady Pirates improved to 7-0 with a 168-138 win, while the men's team dropped to 6-2 with a 179-119 defeat.
Amanda Duncan, Alli Miller and Rebecca Perry each posted a pair of individual wins for the women's team. Duncan took home first place in the 100 (57.39) and 200 butterfly (2:06.54). Miller swept the backstroke events, finishing first in the 100 (59.75) and 200 (2:08.22), while Perry won both of the sprint freestyle events. She posted a time of 23.87 in the 50 and 51.62 in the 100.
Christie Icenhower completed a sweep of the diving events with scores of 245.78 on the one-meter board and 252.98 on the three-meter board.
Jackie Jones posted a first place finish in the 200 IM with a time of 2:09.76.
The Lady Pirates also won the 200-yard medley relay and 400-yard freestyle relay.
Roman Sandler was one of four Pirates to record a first place finish on the men's side. Sandler finished the 200 IM with a time of 1:58.92.
Jason Guzewich captured first place in the 50 free with a time of 21.88, while Thiago Cavalcanti won the 100 free by eight seconds with time of 9:45.63.
Ryan Hunt claimed first place honors on the one-meter board with a total score 263.55.
ECU returns to competition on Saturday, Jan. 26, against Duke. The meet is scheduled for a 1 p.m. start at Minges Natatorium.