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 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