LEWISBURG, Pa. –
The Lafayette swimming and diving teams continued their season in a quad meet on Saturday against Navy and American at Bucknell University. The Leopard men eked out a 145-143 victory over American.
On the men's side, the Leopards were lead by four fourth-place finishes. The first was freshman Justin Lloyd
finishing fourth in the 1000-yard freestyle with a time of 9:53.65. Lloyd also took home fourth in the 500-yard freestyle, finishing in 4:47.01. Senior Kyle Doherty
finished fourth in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 21.58. The final fourth place was from sophomore Tanner McFarland
in the 100-yard butterfly, finishing in 53.16.
In the 200-yard freestyle, junior Bryce Currie
finished sixth (1:46.84) while freshman Michael Gorgan
captured a sixth-place spot in the 100 breast (1:00.20).
On the women's side, the foursome of Faye Melekos
, Tara Leininger
, Anne Marie Mozrall
and Emily Wilson
took home eighth place in the 200-yard medley relay, finishing in 1:53.87. Leininger also claimed eighth place in the 200-yard freestyle, finishing in 1:58.79, as well as Wilson finishing eighth in the 50-yard freestyle in a time of 24.85.
In the 1000-yard freestyle, junior Emily Benson
finished ninth with a time of 11:39.71.
Lafayette returns to action on Nov. 10th
as the Lafayette women travel to LIU Brooklyn for a dual meet.