Swimming and Diving Teams Sink Colby in Home Meet

Maeve O'Leary won the 100 and 200 breaststroke events against Colby
Maeve O'Leary won the 100 and 200 breaststroke events against Colby

BRUNSWICK, Maine – The Bowdoin men's and women's swim teams both earned victories in today's head to head meet against visiting Colby.

The women defeated the Mules by a score of 198-95, while the men compiled a 211-83 victory.

On the women's side Katherine Foley took the 1000 free (10:33.19) and 500 free (5:12.86).  Bridget Killian won the 200 yard free-style (1:55.44). Teri Faller took the 100 backstroke (1:01.00) and 200 backstroke (2:15.13). Maeve O'Leary won the 100 breaststroke (1:09.58) and 200 (2:32.88). The 50 yard freestyle went to Kaley Kokomoor (25.24) as well the 100 free (55.01). Lela Garner finished first in the 200 IM with a time of 2:14.38.

For the men, Linc Rhodes took the 1000 free-style (10:30.20). Peter Deardorff won the 200 free (1:45.41) while Basyl Stuyvesant took the 100 backstroke (52.75) and 200 backstroke (1:56.75). John Lagasse won the 100 yard breaststroke (59.73) while Chris Granata swam a 1:56.18 in the 200 butterfly. JR Chansakul won the 200 breaststroke (2:12.66), William Shi took the 50 free (21.84), and Kevin Koh with a 51.86 in the 100 yard butterfly.  Ryan Kulesza finished first in the 200 IM (1:58.09).

Bowdoin took home both relays on the men's and women's sides. The entry in the 200 freestyle relay of Killian, Garner, Foley, Kokomoor finished first on the women's side (1:41.18) and Rhodes, Googins, Koh, Shi finished first for the men (1:28.01).

Sage Mikami and Tom Kramer each took first in both the one and three-meter diving events. Mikami scored 218.10 points in the one-meter and 212.85 in the three-meter. Kramer totaled 272.54 points in the one-meter competition and totaled 277.05 in the three-meter dive.

Bowdoin will travel to Waterville next Saturday for the Maine Event at Colby College.