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Swimming & Diving Teams Can't Overcome Bentley On Senior Night

Swimming & Diving Teams Can't Overcome Bentley On Senior Night

BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams fell to visiting Bentley University in a dual meet on Tuesday night at Morse Pool. The Beaver men, despite winning six of 13 events, were defeated, 150-81, while the Green and White suffered a 162-53 setback in the women's race.

The Babson men claimed one of the two relays and five individual events, led by three victories from senior An Truong (West Roxbury, Mass.). He touched the wall first with season-best times in the 500-yard freestyle (4:49.35) and the 200-yard individual medley (1:59.78), and also captured the 1000-yard freestyle in a time of 10:15.32.

Senior Austen Noh (San Jose, Calif.) recorded his best time of the year (1:01.80) to win the 100-yard breaststroke, while sophomore Mitchell Posk (Boynton Beach, Fla.) was victorious in the 50-yard freestyle. The duo also teamed with senior Andrew Wen (Boxborough, Mass.) and junior Kevin Shivers (Mercersburg, Pa.) to win the 200-yard medley relay.

Shivers finished third in the 100-yard backstroke, while Noh and Wen came in fourth in the 200-yard individual medley and the 100-yard butterfly, respectively. Senior Chris Roan (East Wareham, Mass.) registered fourth-place showings in both the 100- and 200-yard freestyle.

In the women's half of the meet, seniors Alexis Duseau (Conway, Mass.) and Becca Greenberg(Beverly, Mass.) celebrated their final home meet with a number of strong performances. Duseau came in third in the 50-yard freestyle and fifth in the 100-yard freestyle, while Greenberg finished third in the 100 free and fourth in the 200-yard freestyle.

Junior Madeline Dupre (Fiskdale, Mass.) was second in the 1000-yard freestyle and third in the 100-yard breaststroke, while sophomore Reilly Robbins (Centerville, Mass.) came in fourth in the 100-yard butterfly with her top time of the winter (1:10.66). First-year Maria Orive (Guatemala City, Guatemala) finished fourth in the 500-yard freestyle and fifth in the 200 free, and sophomoreFernanda Tilkian (Key Biscayne, Fla.) posted a fourth-place showing in the 100-yard backstroke.

Junior diver Paris Ekman (Fargo, N.D.) finished third on both the 1- and 3-meter boards, edging first-year teammate Tessa Amoroso (Rowley, Mass.), who came in fourth in both events.

Babson's men's and women's squads return to action on Thursday with a 6 p.m. meet at Bridgewater State.

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