Women's Swimming & Diving Competes at Williams February Invite

Women's Swimming & Diving Competes at Williams February Invite

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. – Senior Hannah Hummel and Bridgitte Kwong '19 each won individual events to highlight Amherst College's showing at the women's swimming & diving February Invite held at Williams College Sunday afternoon.

THE BASICS

  • Location: Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts
  • Sunday's meet was an NCAA qualifying meet with no team scoring.

MEET HIGHLIGHTS

  • Hummel glided to a first place finish in the 200-yard breaststroke with an NCAA 'B' Cut time of 2:22.59. 
  • Kwong added an NCAA 'B' Cut time and a first place finish in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2:03.85.
  • Destin Groff '18 (52.48) and Zoe Pappas '19 (52.73) took second and third for the Purple & White in the 100-yard freestyle.
  • Geralyn Lam '18 clocked an NCAA 'B' Cut time of 2:05.84 in the 200-yard butterfly and powered to a second place finish in the event.
  • Senior Charlotte Chudy glided to a fifth place finish in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:56.20.

UP NEXT

  • The Purple & White return to the pool Wednesday, March 16 in Greensboro, N.C. for the NCAA Division III Championships.