Jan. 22, 2011
STORRS, Conn. - The University of Connecticut men's and women's swimming and diving teams each posted wins over Seton Hall on Saturday as the men won by a 176-120 count and the women were victorious by a 187-108 score. The men's team improves to 5-1 on the season while the women are 4-2.
The women's team was led by four double winners on the day. Sophomore Jordan Bowen (Lake Elmo, Minn.) won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:54.02 and the 500-yard freestyle in 5:03.65. Sophomore Kim Fleming (Mississauga, Ont.) won the 100-yard backstroke in 59.02 seconds and the 200-yard backstroke in 2:08.39.
Junior Erin DeVinney (Avondale, Ariz.) won the 200-yard butterfly in 2:06.62 and the 100-yard butterfly in 58.92 seconds. Sophomore Danielle Cecco (Hicksville, N.Y.) won both diving events with a 282.75 in the one-meter and a 273.38 in the three-meter.
For the men, there were three double-winners. Sophomore Karim Zayed (Montreal, Que.) won the 200-yard freestyle in 1:42.42. and the 500-yard freestyle in 4:44.60. Sophomore Joe Glowacki (Erie, Pa.) won the 100-yard butterfly in 52.18 seconds and the 200-yard butterfly in 1:55.09. Senior Adam Genuario won both diving events with a 245.40 in the one-meter and a 310.05 in the three-meter.
The Huskies return to action next Friday when it travels to Bucknell for a 1:00 p.m. meet. The Huskies then swim against Bucknell, American and Lafayette next Saturday for a noon meet.