Georgetown Swimming & Diving Defeats Providence in Final Meet Before BIG EAST Championships
Feb. 9, 2014
PISCATAWAY, N.J. - The Georgetown University men's and women's swimming and diving team defeated Providence College, while the women fell to Rutgers on Saturday afternoon at the Rutgers Aquatic Center. It was the final regular season meet before the Hoyas begin preparation for the BIG EAST Championships, beginning on February 19.
The Hoyas men defeated Providence, 173-92, while the women outscored the Friars 176.5-101.5. The women fell to Rutgers 182-89. Michael Ng earned a pair of victories in the 100 and 200 butterfly, while Emma Cammann earned a second place finish in the 100 yard backstroke and a third place finish in the 200 yard backstroke.
Casey Bandman earned a second place finish in the women's 200 yard freestyle, finishing in 1:57.12. Cammann also scored with a second place finish in the 100 yard backstroke in 1:00.91. Cammann and Bandman finished third and fourth, respectively in the 200 yard backstroke, as Cammann finished in 2:12.70.
In the 100 yard butterfly, Erica Fabbri finished in 59.14, good for a second place finish. She also earn a second place finish for the Hoyas in the 200 yard butterfly, with a time of 2:12.91, while teammate Jillian Carter taking third place in 2:13.08. Emily Hall scored for GU in the 200 yard IM with a time of 2:18.15 and a third place finish. The women would also earn a win in the 200 yard freestyle relay with a time of 1:40.97.
On the men's side Martin Vanin won the 50 yard freestyle in 22.24, with teammate Matthew Mandel finishing second in 22.25. David Chung would win the 100 yard freestyle in 48.14, as Vanin captured third place for the Hoyas. The Hoyas continued to score big, as Cal Rohde won the 200 yard freestyle in 1:44.88, with Chung taking fourth place.
Christian Kilgore won the 100 yard breaststroke in 1:00.57, before Evan Grey earned victory in the 200 yard breaststroke in 2:17.19. Kilgore would also earn a second place finish in the 200 yard IM, with a time of 2:01.49.
Michael Ng won the 100 yard butterfly in 52.20, while Chung continued his strong day, taking second place in 52.27. Ng would come back and win the 200 yard butterfly in 2:00.12, while Grey finished in third.
The men's side also won both the 200 yard freestyle relay and the 200 yard medley relay in its final meet before the BIG EAST Championships.