Spartans Fall in Season Opener

Spartans Fall in Season Opener

FREDERICKSBURG, Va. – The York College women's swimming team began the 2012-13 season on the road this year squaring up against conference rival Mary Washington. The Green and White fell to the Eagles 210 to 52.

The top swimmer of the day was sophomore Lindsey Buglino (Wharton, N.J./Jefferson). Buglino finished the meet with three third place finishes. She swam the 50 yard freestyle in 26.08, the 200 yard IM in 2:26.42 and finished the 400 yard IM with a time of 5:09.97.

Jenny Hinkle (Olney, Md./Sherwood) also swam well with two third place finishes of her own. In the 1000 yard freestyle Hinkle recorded a time of 11:31.48. She received her second third place finish in the 500 yard freestyle swimming 5:44.43.

Other third place finishes included Meg Walker (New Castle, Del./Pencader Charter) in the 200 yard butterfly, Courtney Dacheux (Dover, Pa./Dover) in the 50 yard freestyle and Casenya Stone (Annandale, Va./The New School of Northern Virginia) in the 100 yard freestyle.

York also placed third in the 200 yard freestyle relay at the end of the night. The group made up of Dacheux, Hinkle, Sammy Greenwald (Germantown, Md./Northwest) and Katelyn Romm (Chester, Md./Kent Island) recorded a time of 1:50.71.

The Spartans return to action Saturday afternoon at the York College Natatorium to take on fellow CAC foe Marymount University at 2:00 pm.