Erhart and Brus Swim to Wins on Opening Day of Quad Meet


HICKORY, N.C. -- Catawba picked up individual wins in the women's 500 free and the men's 200 back on the opening night of a two-day, two-town Quad Meet featuring Catawba, Wingate, Limestone and Lenoir-Rhyne.  Friday's action took place at the Shuford Physical Education Center Pool on the campus of Lenoir-Rhyne University.  The event moves to Limestone's Timkin Center on Saturday. 

Marcia-Mariel Erhart claimed the win for Catawba in the 500 free as she posted a time of 5:14.26.  Dominik Brus claimed a victory in the 200 back, touching in a time of 1:53.63.  Brus' time ranks 13th on the all-time list.

Erhart came back to swim the second fastest time in school history in the 200 fly.  Her time of 2:14.01 was a little over a second off the school mark and placed her fourth in the event.  Jess Daniel would finish seventh (2:23.87) in the 200 fly and Palmer Benson was eighth (2:26.08).  Benson was fourth in the 100 breast (1:12.06).

Nadine Brockmann swam to a fourth-place finish in the 100 free (55.25) and was fifth in the 500 free (5:20.81).  Amy Cujas placed sixth in the 200 IM (2:17.70) and Paula Garcia was ninth in the 200 back (2:15.95).

Ali Hegazi had a pair of top five swims for the Catawba men.  He was second in the 500 free (4:42.74) and fifth in the 100 free (48.65).  Jevgenij Gamper placed third in the 100 breast (59.08) and Rafal Baran was fourth in the 200 fly (1:59.67).  Brus finished sixth in the 200 IM (2:02.24).

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«January 2018»
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 8 p.m.

January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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Basketball (M) Team Photo