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Huskies Wrap Up Day Two Of Louisville Invitational

Lachezar Shumkov finished sixth in the 100-yard breaststroke on Saturday.
Nov. 23, 2014

Saturday's Results

The UConn men’s swimming and diving team finished the second set of races of the Louisville Invitational on Saturday, finishing the day in third place with a total score of 721. The Huskies will head into the final day of competition trailing Louisville (1601.5) and Western Kentucky (730).

Several Connecticut swimmers placed in the A-Finals of Saturday’s race, starting with senior Lachezar Shumkov (Sofia, Bulgaria), who finished sixth in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 55.73. In the 200-yard medley relay, Shumkov joined juniors Jeffrey Magin (Brookfield, Conn.) and Greg Baliko (Fanwood, N.J.) and senior Felix Samuels (London, England) to swim to a third-place finish (1:30.87) in the event.

Connecticut junior diver John Brice (Bala Cynwood, Pa.) saw another top-three finish this season on the boards, earning third place in the 3-meter final with a score of 350.55. Sophomore Spencer Beaulieu (Portland, Conn.) rounded out the top five with a final score of 296.80.

Baliko also produced a solid time in the 100-yard butterfly, earning eighth place after completing the race in 50.06. In the final event of the night (800-yard freestyle relay), the UConn team of Magin, freshman Kyle Kimura (Tampa, Fla.), sophomore Chris Girg (Burbach, Germany) and junior Mike Lennon (Williston Park, N.Y.) finished fifth with a time of 6:48.68.



UConn returns to action on Sunday for preliminary swims at 10 a.m. on the final day of the competition. The finals will take place later that day at 3:30 p.m.