Men's Swimming and Diving Drops Close Dual vs. Canisius

Men's Swimming and Diving Drops Close Dual vs. Canisius

ST. BONAVENTURE, N.Y. – Freshman Tjaard Krusch won two events, but the St. Bonaventure University men's swimming and diving team fell short, 145-117, to Canisius on Saturday afternoon at the Reilly Center Pool.  

Krusch was the winner of the 100-backstroke (51.16) and 200-IM (1:56.91) to pace the Bonnies.

St. Bonaventure was able to capture multiple other victories on the day as well.

Sophomore David Shakhnazarov also captured victory in the 200-freestyle ringing in a time of 1:45.56. Maciej Danilewski finished first in the 500-freestyle swimming a time of 4:48.58.

Also winning individual events for the Bonnies were Matt Taccard in the 50-freestyle (21.37) and Jordan Powers in the 100-freestyle (47.46).

The 400-freestyle relay team of Shakhnazarov, Powers, Taccard and Marcus Swartfager placed first with a time of 3:10.51.

The Brown and White return to action on Dec. 1 in the Zippy Invitational at Akron University.

Bonnies Results
200-medley relay
2. Tjaard Krusch, Joseph Sepuca, Logan Hellwig, Matt Taccard 1:34.23
4. Guido Balderrama, Ethan Carr, Edward Donovan, Marcus Swartfager 1:39.56

1000-freestyle
3. Ben Galinski 10:14.97
4. Jason Green 10:19.06
6. Aidan Wilson 11:01.43

200-freestyle
1. David Shakhnazarov 1:45.56
3. John Pietrucha 1:46.35
4. Marcus Swartfager 1:48.19

100-backstroke
1. Tjaard Krusch 51.16
2. Maciej Danilewski 51.81
6. Seth Erdley 55.97

100-breaststroke
2. Joseph Malafronte 1:02.23
3. Joseph Sepuca 1:02.71

200-butterfly
2. Edward Donovan 1:54.98
3. Guido Balderrama 1:56.39
4. Ethan Carr 1:58.85

50-freestyle
1. Matt Taccard 21.37
2. Jordan Powers 21.44
6. David Shakhnazarov 21.71
7. Marcus Swartfager 21.82

3-meter dive
4. Michael Bruno 261.60

100-freestyle
1. Jordan Powers 47.46
2. David Shakhnazarov 47.94
5. Joseph Malafronte 49.13

200-backstroke
2. Tjaard Krusch 1:56.12
3. John Pietrucha 1:57.54
4. Matt Taccard 1:58.48

200-backstoke
2. Ethan Carr 2:15.76
4. Joseph Sepuca 2:20.73

500-freestyle
1. Maciej Danilewski 4:48.58
5. Ben Galinski 5:00.12
6. John Pietrucha 5:10.10

200-IM
1. Tjaard Krusch 1:56.91
2. Ethan Carr 1:58.23
4. Maciej Danilewski 2:00.51

100-butterfly
2. Joseph Malafronte 51.86
3. Guido Balderrama 52.46
4. Logan Hellwig 52.59

1-meter dive
4. Michael Bruno 237.60

400-freestyle relay
1. David Shakhnazarov, Jordan Powers, Matt Taccard, Marcus Swartfager 3:10.51
3. Joseph Malafronte, Logan Hellwig, Edward Donovan, Maciej Danilewski 3:14.96

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