Salisbury splits CAC meet with Marymount; men win 115-88
Posted: Nov 10, 2012
SALISBURY, Md. – The Salisbury University men's and women's swimming teams split today's Capital Athletic Conference meet with Marymount (Va.) University. The men came out victorious, 115-88, while the women fell, 121-84.
The win for the men marks the sixth-straight victory over the Saints.
Sophomore Eric Gillies and junior James Gough followed with victories in the 800-meter freestyle (9:51.95) and 200-meter freestyle (2:07.32), respectively. Gough led the men with two first-place finishes, as he also won the 100-meter backstroke in 1:05.14.
Senior Sarah Ault led the women's team to its first win of the afternoon in the 100-meter butterfly (1:09.84).
Freshman Nikki Schult and sophomore Taylor Merget each had first-place finishes, as well. Merget finished the 100-meter backstroke in 1:13.92, and Schult won the 400-meter freestyle in 4:55.33.