Spartan Women Drop Three at Saturday Quad Meet

YORK, PA - The York College Women's Swimming squad had a tough day as they hosted St. Mary's College, Susquehanna University and Dickinson College in a quad meet on Saturday in York. The Green and White fell short against all three squads, falling to St. Mary's 132-73, Susquehanna 121-84, and against Dickinson 143.5-61.50. The Spartans fall to 2-5 overall and 2-2 in Capital Athletic Conference.

Despite the struggles of the team, a handful of the Spartan women placed second in their events.

In the first heat of the 1000-yard freestyle, senior Alison Beverly captured second place with a time of 11:57.96. 

In the 1000 freestyle, Michaela Guild grabbed silver with a time of 11:20.56, which improved from her previous time of 11:23.66. This was not her only placing of the day; she also earned second in the 200-yard freestyle clocking in at 2.04.22.

Anna Schuster locked in another second for York as she seized the runner up finish in the 100-yard freestyle touching the wall with a 56.93.

The Green and White also picked up a few third place positions, contributed by Schuster, Amanda Silcox, Kathy Murphy, the 400 yard medley team and the 200 yard freestyle relay team.

The Spartans return to action on November 20 when they travel to Glassboro, NJ for the Rowan Cup.

Written by Theresa Dark, Athletic Communications Practicum Student