Yoon Wins Two Events At UConn Open

Kyungsoo Yoon won two events Saturday.
Kyungsoo Yoon won two events Saturday. UCONNHUSKIESDOTCOM

Feb. 16, 2013

Final Stats

STORRS, Conn. - Senior Kyungsoo Yoon (Toronto, Ont.) won the 100-yard breaststroke and the 200-yard freestyle on Saturday as the University of Connecticut men’s swimming team played host to the UConn Open.

The meet was a non-team scoring event. Other event winners for the Huskies were freshman Mike Lennon (Williston Park, N.Y.) in the 200-yard butterfly in 1:54.97; junior Chris Alvanos (Chester Springs, Pa.) in the 100-yard butterfly in 56.48 seconds; junior Sean Battle (Allison Park, Pa.) in the 100-yard butterfly in 52.73 seconds; freshman Dijuan Pigot (Miami, Fla.) in the 100-yard backstroke in 52.55 seconds; and sophomore Sawyer Franz (Pine, Colo.) in the 200 IM in 1:57.41.

Second place finishers were: senior Sean Cook (Doylestown, Pa.) in the 500-yard freestyle in 4:43.45; junior Keith Piper (Naperville, Ill.) in the 200-yard freestyle in 1:43.21.

UConn swimming and diving returns to action on February 27-March 2 when it travels to the BIG EAST Championship in Indianapolis, Ind.