F&M Finishes Third After Day One at Gettysburg

F&M Finishes Third After Day One at Gettysburg


GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's men's swimming team finished third out of six teams after day one of the Gettysburg Invite. With top finishes from Alec Wahl, Eric Dietrich-Peterson and the 200-yard Medley Relay team, the Diplomats totaled 238 points on the day while Gettysburg led with 404.5. 

Top Finishers (Individual) 

Alec Wahl

            200-yard Backstroke – Second – 1:57.61

Eric Dietrich-Peterson

            200-yard Butterfly – Second – 1:55.92 

Christopher Schiavone

            100-yard Freestyle – Third – 46.57

Chris Eckhardt

            200-yard Backstroke – Sixth – 2:00.42 

Eric Lang

            200-yard Breaststroke – Eighth – 2:14.52

Top Finishers (Relay) 

200-yard Medley (Wahl, Caffrey, Dietrich-Peterson, Schiavone) – First – 1:33.14 

400-yard Freestyle (Schiavone, Dietrich-Peterson, Wahl, Caffrey) – Third – 3:09.36

Up Next: F&M returns to action Saturday morning with preliminaries starting at 10:00 a.m. and the finals taking place at 5:00 p.m.