Spartans Swim Past Elizabethtown 110-90
YORK, PA - The York College women’s swim team captured their third victory of the season defeating Elizabethtown 110-90. The win increases the Spartan record to 3-1 (2-1 CAC) while the Blue Jays drop their second straight and now sit at 1-2.
On the evening, the Spartans garnered six individual wins in addition to one relay victory in the 200 medley. York also had six second place finishers in individual events. The final three races were held as exhibition.
Senior Laura McCray (Laurel, Md./Laurel) nabbed three individual victories taking the 200 IM, 100 butterfly, and 500 free. McCray earned her first win of the meet in the 200 IM touching the wall at 2:25.13 edging out teammate Molly Wasik’s (York, Pa./Spring Grove) 2:25.44. McCray timed a 1:06.67 in the 100 butterfly while Anne McElwee (Wilmington, Del./Concord) finished second at 1:08.73. In the 500 free, McCray timed in at 5:50.41 as teammate Kaitlin Crean (Fairfield, Conn./Fairfield Warde) grabbed the second spot at 5:51.01.
Crean earned her individual win posting a time of 11:53.85 in the 1000 free. Sophomore Alison Beverly (Andover, N.J./Newton) took second in the event touching in at 12:13.78.
The green and white picked up two other individual victories by way of Bridget Miller’s (Wilmington, Del./St. Mark's) wins in the 100 and 200 free. The junior recorded the 100 victory with a 58.37 time while earning the 200 win with a time of 2:08.41. In the 200 free, sophomore Allison Blaszky (Stony Brook, N.Y./Ward Melville) nabbed second place touching the wall at 2:09.37.
The 200 medley relay team of Wasik, Pamela Tobin (Estell Manor, N.J./Holy Spirit), McElwee, and Ashley Stanton (Columbia, Md./Hammond) earned the Spartans’ relay victory clocking in at 2:03.19.
Wasik also grabbed second in the 100 backstroke timing in at 1:07.54.
The Spartans hit the road this Friday traveling to Millersville for a non-conference match-up. The meet is set to begin at 6:00 pm.