Men's Swimming and Diving Sits Third After Day One at Colgate

Men's Swimming and Diving Sits Third After Day One at Colgate

HAMILTON, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure men's swimming and diving team sits in third place after day one of the season-opening Justin Jennings Memorial Invitational at Colgate University.

UMass leads with 330.5 team points while Cleveland State is second at 216, St. Bonaventure third (163), Colgate fourth (116.5 and Le Moyne fifth (56).

The 200-yard freestyle relay team of David Shakhnazarov, Jordan Powers, Matt Taccard, and Nick Burdo finished second in the event with a time of 1:26.44. The team of Marcus Swartfager, Joe Malafronte, Logan Hellwig, and Tjaard Krusch also clocked in at 1:27.31, giving them fourth place.

In the 200-yard individual medley, Krusch would clock a time of 1:59.43, which would be good for fifth place. Ethan Carr had a ninth place finish in the 500-yard freestyle, ringing in at 4:55.43.

Taccard would have a sixth place finish for the Brown and White in the 50-yard freestyle, finishing with a time of 21.93.

St. Bonaventure will take to the pool again tomorrow starting at 9:00 a.m.

Bonnies Results
200-yard freestyle relay
2. David Shakhnazarov, Jordan Powers, Matt Taccard, Nick Burdo (1:26.44)
4. Marcus Swartfager, Joe Malafronte, Logan Hellwig, Tjaard Krusch (1:27.31)
11. Guido Balderrama, Jason Green, Jack Pietrucha, Seth Erdley (1:31.21)

500-yard freestyle
9. Ethan Carr (4:55.43)
15. Jack Pietrucha (4:59.38)
16. Ben Galinski (4:59.39)
17. Jordan Powers (5:00.28)
20. Matt Taccard (5:01.26)
21. Edward Donovan (5:02.13)
22. Jason Green (5:02.35)
24. Nick Burdo (5:04.35)
26. Marcus Swartfager (5:06.62)
28. Seth Erdley (5:09.09)

200-yard IM
5. Tjaard Krusch (1:59.82)
6. Ethan Carr (1:59.92)
11. David Shakhnazarov (2:00.71)
12. Guido Balderrama (2:01.43)
16. Joe Malafronte (2:03.24)
17. Edward Donovan (2:04.01)
18. Jason Green (2:04.21)
21. Logan Hellwig (2:07.28)
25. Seth Erdley (2:16.82)

50-yard freestyle
6. David Shakhnazarov (21.93)
6. Matt Taccard (21.93)
13. Logan Hellwig (22.26)
13. Joe Malafronte (22.26)
15. Marcus Swartfager (22.28)
16. Nick Burdo (22.29)
17. Tjaard Krusch (22.34)
18. Jordan Powers (22.39)
27. Guido Balderrama (22.75)
33. Jack Pietrucha (23.10)
42. Ben Galinski (23.56)

3-meter diving
6. Michael Bruno (223.20)

 

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