BUFFALO, NY – Junior Elias Homerin picked up two first-place finishes for the St. Bonaventure men's swimming and diving team as they opened the 2011-12 season at the WNY Invitational Saturday afternoon in Buffalo, NY.
In the diving events that took place earlier in the morning, junior Mike Murphy placed fifth in the 1-meter event and sixth in the 3-meter dive with scores of 269.50 and 272.35, respectively. Junior Dominic Butts-Ealy finished in eighth-place in the 1-meter with a score of 244.90 and fourth-place in 3-meter where he had a combined score of 289.85.
The Bonnies will take a week off and then return to the pool Saturday, October 22 when they open the home portion of the season at the Reilly Center Pool against the University of Pittsburgh. Diving begins at 10 a.m. and the swimming events begin at noon.