Hyde Sets Records in Day 1 at the NESCAC Championships

Hyde Sets Records in Day 1 at the NESCAC Championships

NESCAC CHAMPIONSHIP CENTRAL

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. - The Amherst College women's swimming & diving team is in second place with 512 points following day one action at the NESCAC Championships hosted by Middlebury College at the Middlebury Natatorium.

THE BASICS - TOP 5
1. Williams (713 points)
2. Amherst (512 points)
3. Bates (492.5 points)
4. Conneticut College (394 points)
5. Bowdin (393.5 points)

DAY ONE HIGHLIGHTS

  • Sarah Conklin '16 continued to excel at the NESCAC Championship in the 50-yard butterfly picking up another title in the event. Conklin powered to a pool record time of 24.71.
  • In the 200-yard individual medley, Emily Hyde '16 glided to a new NESCAC meet and Middlebury pool record of 2:00.60, narrowly missing the NCAA 'A' Cut mark of 2:00.51.
  • The 400-yard medley relay tandem of Stephanie Moriarty '18, Hannah Hummel '16, Zoe Pappas '19, and Conklin clocked a second place and NCAA 'B' Cut time of 3:44.49.
  • Moriarty added a third place finish in the 50-yard backstroke with a mark of 26.78. 

AMHERST DAY ONE RESULTS (Only listed if Top 8)

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

200-Yard Freestyle Relay

Destin Groff, Zoe Pappas, Katie Smith, Sarah Conklin 3rd (1:35.70) ^

50-Yard Breaststroke

Katie Smith 6th (30.04)
Victoria Chao
7th (30.24)

50-Yard Butterfly

Sarah Conklin 1st (24.71)

500-Yard Freestyle

Charlotte Chudy 7th (5:05.04)

50-Yard Backstroke

Stephanie Moriarty 3rd (26.78)
Destin Groff 5th (26.93)

200-Yard IM

Emily Hyde 1st (2:00.60) #%

1 MTR Diving

Jackie Palermo 6th (373.90)

400-Yard Medley

Stephanie Moriarty, Emily Hyde, Sarah Conklin, Zoe Pappas 2nd (3:44.49) ^

UP NEXT

  • The Purple & White return to the pool tomorrow, Feb. 13 with prelims beginning at 10 a.m. followed by finals at 5:50 p.m.