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Blue Hens Continue Competition at CAA Championships

Courtesy: Delaware Athletics
Release: 02/23/2017
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• Day 2 Results

CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. -- The University of Delaware Blue Hens swimming and diving teams competed in the second day of the 2017 Colonial Athletic Association Championship on Thursday from the Christiansburg Aquatic Center.

The third day of the four-day event will get underway tomorrow afternoon at 12 p.m., with the finals scheduled for 6 p.m.

Tomorrow’s action features 12 swimming events, and the women’s 1 meter finals.

Day two highlights included Patrick Savidge (1:49.83) finishing fourth in the 200 yard IM and Annie Nunes (2:05.89) finishing 12th in the women’s 200 yard IM.

Other highlights included senior Cory Camp (4:30.84) finishing sixth in the 500 freestyle, freshman diver Aaron Nolan (187.75) finishing eighth in the 3 meter finals, Samuel Small (127.85) finishing 10th in the 3M finals and freshman Kevin Basch (4:31.80) placing 10th in the 500 yard freestyle.

The Delaware men are currently in fifth place, while the Delaware women are in seventh place.


Men’s Team Standings After Day 2: 1) William and Mary- 319.5; 2) Drexel- 252; 3) Towson- 212.5; 4)  UNCW- 166.5; 5) Delaware- 118.5. 

Delaware Finishers:
500 yard freestyle: 6th- Camp (4:30.84),  10th- Basch (4:31.80), 15th- Justin Mitchell (4:34.90).
200 yard IM: 4th- Savidge (1:49.83), 16th- Alex Hillsley (1:52.72)
50 yard freestyle: 13th-Tomás Elder (21.10), 16th- Andrew Woerth (21.14)
3 meter diving: 8th- Nolan (187.75), 10th- Small (127.85)
200 yard freestyle relay: 4th- Delaware (Hillsley, Asher Kiely, Woerth and Elder), (1:23.06)

Women’s Team Standings After Day 2. 1) James Madison- 273; 2) William and Mary- 251.5; 3) Towson 202.5; 4) Drexel-164; 5) Northeastern-162; 6) UNCW- 126; 7) Delaware- 59.

Delaware Finishers: 
500 yard free: 13th- Sarah Braatz (4:56.34)
200 yard IM: 12th- Nunes (2:05.89)
200 freestyle relay: 7th- Delaware (Melissa Manuelli, Jordan Sawyer, Braatz and Maddy Gillman), (1:35.51)

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