Men's Swimming & Diving

38 NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES 19 INDIVIDUAL NCAA CHAMPIONS NATIONAL RANKING: T-11th

Men's Swimming & Diving Secures Second Overall at NESCAC Championships

Men's Swimming & Diving Secures Second Overall at NESCAC Championships

NESCAC CHAMPIONSHIP CENTRAL 

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. –  After the final day of the NESCAC Championships, the No. 11 Amherst College men's swimming & diving team secured second overall with 1,402 points.

THE BASICS – TOP 5  

1. Williams (1,671 points)
2. Amherst (1,402 points)
3. Tufts (1,391 points)
4. Connecticut College (1,331 points)
5. Bates (997.5 points) 

DAY THREE HIGHLIGHTS

  • First-year Sean Mebust glided to the NESCAC title in the 200-yard breaststroke with a NCAA 'B' Cut time of 2:00.36.
  • In the 1,650-yard freestyle, Eric Wong '20 clocked a NCAA 'B' Cut time of 16:03.59 that was good for fourth place.
  • Sam Spurrell '18 powered to a fifth place finish in the 200-yard butterfly with a NCAA 'B' Cut mark of 1:51.42.
  • Placing fifth in the 200-yard backstroke, Craig Smith '20 recorded a NCAA 'B' Cut time of 1:49.95. 
  • Rounding out the NESCAC Championships, Wong, Jack Koravos '20, Charles Seltzer '19, and Alex Dreisbach '17 finished fifth in the 400-yard freestyle relay with a time of 3:04.27. 

UP NEXT

  • Amherst returns to the pool Wednesday, March 15 in Greensboro, N.C. for the NCAA Division III Championships. 

AMHERST DAY ONE RESULTS (Only listed if Top 8)

* NCAA 'A' Cut
^ NCAA 'B' Cut
# Meet Record
% Pool Record
@ Amherst Record

1650 Freestyle

Eric Wong '20 - 4th (16.03.59) ^
Connor Haley '17 - 7th (16.17.13) 

200-Yard Backstroke

Craig Smith '20 - 5th (1:49.95) ^

100-Yard Freestyle

Jack Koravos '20 - 6th (45.89)
Alex Dreisbach '17 - 8th (46.66) 

200-Yard Breaststroke

Sean Mebust '20 - 1st (2:00.36) ^

200-Yard Butterfly

Sam Spurrell '18 - 5th (1:51.42) ^

400-Freestyle Relay

Jack Koravos '20, Eric Wong '20, Charles Seltzer '19, Alex Dreisbach '17 - 5th (3:04.27)