Spartan Men's Swimming Opens the Campaign with Tri-Meet Split

Morgan Schreiber photo courtesy of Scott Guise
Morgan Schreiber photo courtesy of Scott Guise

YORK, PA – The York College men's swim squad opened their season with a tri-meet split against Franklin & Marshall and Messiah on Saturday afternoon in York.

The Spartans defeated Messiah 156-104 but the Diplomats edged the Spartans 151-109.  



York (Pa.) 1-1

Franklin & Marshall: 2-0

Messiah: 0-2


Spartan First Place Finishers

Kaelan Dowdall – 1000 Freestyle (10:29.40)


Spartan Second Place Finishers

Morgan Schreiber – 100 Backstroke (54.58), 50 Backstroke (25.69)

Jesse Tate – 100 Butterfly (52.93), 50 Butterfly (24.09)

Glaucio Silva – 50 Breaststroke (28.42)


Spartan Third Place Finishers

Jesse Tate – 200 Freestyle (1:47.26)

Tyler Maggio – 100 Breaststroke (1:03.00), 50 Breaststroke (28.50)

Kaelan Dowdall – 100 Butterfly (53.73), 500 Freestyle (5:00.35)

Trevor Brinton – 50 Freestyle (22.59)

Jacob McConnell – 100 Freestyle (49.88)


Spartan Relays

200 Medley Relay

Morgan Schreiber, Tyler Maggio, Jesse Tate, Trevor Brinton – 2nd (1:39.11)

200 Free Relay

Kaelan Dowdall, Mitchell LaBenski, Glaucio Silva, Trevor Brinton – 3rd (1:29.73)



Freshman Kaelan Dowdall had a fantastic collegiate debut with a win in the 1000 freestyle and a pair of third place finishes in the 100 butterfly and the 500 freestyle … Dowdall was the only event winner for the Spartans … senior Morgan Schreiber earned a pair of second place finishes … sophomore Jesse Tate eanred a pair of seconds and a third place finish for York.  


Up Next:

The Spartans head out on the road to close out the month of October as they head to Salisbury to face the Sea Gulls in a Capital Athletic Conference contest. The meet is slated for a 1:00 pm start in Maryland.