Swimming Notches Five Wins in Meet With UNCW


SALISBURY, N.C. -- Visiting UNC Wilmington topped Catawba in men’s and women’s swimming action on Friday afternoon at Johnson Pool. The Seahawk women recorded a 172-81 victory , while the men claimed a win 164-91.

The Catawba men swam to three individual wins during the meet. Aly Helal took first in the 200 free with a time of 1:44.03, winning by a full second. Joao Barreto won a close race in the 50 free as he touched at 21.89 to win by a tenth of second. Federico Borrego Higareda was able to cruise to a victory in the 200 breast as his time of 2:09.57 was 10 seconds faster than teammate Lukas Helbing.

Borrego was edged by just under two tenths of a second in the 100 IM (53.61), while Barreto went second in the 100 fly (52.44). Lucas Rhodes posted a second in the 500 free (5:04.07).

For the women, Claire Featherstone took a win in the 100 back, posting a time of 1:01.11 to win by a second. Kristina Rogge claimed victory in the 100 breast by a little over a second. Rogge would place second in the 200 breast with a time of 2:33.09 and Lea Hartwig was second in the 500 free (5:31.34).

Natalie Standard took second in the 100 fly with a time of 1:02.72. Taylor Fair claimed second in the 100 IM with her time of 1:03.94. 
Catawba swims at Wingate on Saturday at 2 p.m.


Today's Events

Swimming @ Royal Open (Day 1),
Tennis (W) @ Mount Olive, 2:00
Tennis (M) @ Mount Olive, 2:00
Lacrosse (M) vs. CHOWAN, 3:00VideoStats
Baseball vs. COKER, 6:00Stats
Lacrosse (W) vs. ROLLINS, 7:00VideoStats


«December 2017»
December 1

Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)

December 2

Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th

Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic

Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60

Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103

December 9

Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58

Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87

December 11

Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52

December 12

Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 76-73

December 16

Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 63-46

Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 67-76

December 17

Swimming MEN vs. QUEENS 58-133

Swimming WOMEN vs. QUEENS 69-120

December 19

Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 77-85

Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 60-47

December 30

Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 58-88


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Basketball (W) Team Photo