F&M Breaks Five Pool Records at Arcadia

F&M Breaks Five Pool Records at Arcadia

Results 

GLENSIDE, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's men's swimming broke five pool records en route to a 165-97 win over Arcadia on Saturday afternoon. Both relay teams notched record-breaking swims, along with Alec Wahl in the 100-yard Backstroke, Thomas Graminski in the 100-yard Breaststroke, and Brendan Cline in the 100-yard Butterfly. 

Top Finishers (Individual)

Christopher Schiavone

            100-yard Freestyle – First – 48.68

            200-yard Freestyle – Second – 1:48.61 

Brendan Cline

            200-yard Freestyle – First – 1:48.40

            100-yard Butterfly – First – 53.17

Alec Wahl

             100-yard Backstroke – First – 54.34

            500-yard Freestyle – Second – 5:00.13

Ryan Lawlor

            200-yard Butterfly – First – 2:08.28

            200-yard Breaststroke – Third – 2:28.47

Timothy Gould

            200-yard Backstroke – First – 2:03.29

            100-yard Butterfly – Second – 55.67

Chad Catania

            100-yard Backstroke – Second – 59.29

            200-yard Backstroke – Second – 2:10.30 

Adam Moskus

            50-yard Freestyle – First – 22.12

            100-yard Freestyle – Second – 49.42 

Thomas Graminski

            100-yard Breaststroke – First – 1:01.24

            100-yard Butterfly – First – 54.92

            200-yard IM – First – 2:02.33 

Daniel Sanders

            100-yard Breaststroke – Third – 1:04.30

Jonathon Sinton

            1,000-yard Freestyle – Second – 10:31.82

James Winters-McCabe

            1,000-yard Freestyle – Third – 10:43.49 

Colby Kocon

            50-yard Freestyle – Third – 22.97 

Top Finishers (Relay)  

200-yard Medley Relay (Wahl, Gould, Cline, Schiavone) – First – 1:37.43 

400-yard Freestyle Relay (Wahl, Cline, Graminski, Schiavone) – First – 3:14.14 

Additional Notes: Tonight's victory kept the Diplomats unbeaten against the Knights with a 2-0 overall record.

Heading into the weekend, F&M was ranked 18th in the country in College Swimming's Power Rankings and had several swimmers with times in the top-50 across Division III:

Schiavone:

            50-yard Freestyle – 10th – 21.02

            100-yard Freestyle – 33rd – 47.29

Wahl:

            200-yard Backstroke – 32nd – 1:55.62 

400-yard Freestyle Relay (Moskus, Gould, Sanders, Schiavone) – 15th – 3:10.90

200-yard Medley Relay (Wahl, Graminski, Sanders, Schiavone) – 26th – 1:36.17 

Up Next: The Diplomats host their annual Invitational with the first of five sessions beginning Friday at 6:30 p.m