January 19, 2013
Swimming Sweeps VMI, Splits with Limestone
GAFFNEY, SC – The Catawba men's swimming team, ranked 20th in NCAA II, claimed wins over Limestone and VMI on Friday night at a meet at Limestone. The Catawba women topped VMI, but fell to the host Saints. The men edged Limestone 62-60, while topping VMI 104-18. The women claimed a 106-11 victory over VMI and lost 89-33 to Limestone.
Freshman Sebastian Holmberg (Akersberga, SWEDEN) won three individual events for the men. He won the 100 back (53.29), 200 back (1:56.65) and the 200 IM (1:55.52). He was also a member of the 200 medley relay winning team along with Jevgenij Gamper (Vilnius, LITHUANIA), Magnus Lundgren (Alvsjo, SWEDEN) and Theo Zatterstrom (Stockholm, SWEDEN).
Zatterstrom picked up a win in the 100 fly (53.11) and was second in the 200 free. The other individual win went to Andrew McCollilster (Rockwell, NC/Salisbury HS) in the 1000 free (10:02.85). He went second in the 500 free. Gamper had three second place swims, coming in the 100 breast, 200 breast and 200 IM. Lundgren was second in the 50 free and 100 free, while Finn Furstenwerth (Hamburg, GERMANY) was second in the 200 fly.
Katia Kruglov (Karmiel, ISRAEL) won a pair of events for the Catawba women. She was first in the 100 back (1:00.63) and 200 back (2:11.94). Janin Kassner (Geisen, GERMANY) had second place finishes in the 100 and 200 breast, while Filippa Wallin (Helsingborg, SWEDEN) was second in the 500 free and 200 IM.
Nadine Brockmann (Hamburg, GERMANY) placed second in the 200 free and Courtney Tunstall (Mount Airy, NC) was second in the 200 fly.
|No events are scheduled today|
Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70
Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85
Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117
Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95
Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142
Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88
Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101
Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52
Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71
Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90
Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89
Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL 80-56
Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68
Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73
Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)
Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173
Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.