Men defeat Marymount, both squads fall to UMW

Men defeat Marymount, both squads fall to UMW

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The Salisbury University men's and women's swimming teams competed in their second and final tri-meet of the season against Capital Athletic Conference opponents the University of Mary Washington and Marymount  (Va.) University. The men split the meet earning a win (150-52) against the Saints but fell to the Eagles, 135-69. The women had two losses on the day with scores of 146-55, to UMW, and 118-86, to Marymount.

The men (4-5, 3-2 CAC) saw two first-place finishes from junior Jesse Cunningham and another from senior Joe Wisda. Cunningham hit the wall first in the 200-yard IM with a time of 2:02.32. The North Potomac, Md., native also finished first in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:02.81). Wisda won the 100-yard freestyle in 49.81 seconds while touching the wall second in the 50-yard free. Sophomore James Gough took second in the 100-yard backstroke.

The Sea Gulls also captured second-place finishes in both the 200-yard medley relay and the 200-yard freestyle relay.

The women (3-6, 2-3 CAC) saw two second-place finishes from sophomore Danielle Dunn. Dunn captured second in both the 50-yard freestyle and 100-yard breaststroke.

Salisbury will next host St. Mary's (Md.) College in its last regular season meet on Saturday, Jan. 21. The conference meet is set for 1 p.m.

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