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Bonnies Travel To Ohio For Two-Day Atlantic 10 Classic

Bonnies Travel To Ohio For Two-Day Atlantic 10 Classic

Saturday, Nov. 2 – 11:00 a.m.
Sunday, Nov. 3 – 9:00 a.m.
Spire Institute – Geneva, Ohio

The St. Bonaventure University men's swimming and diving team travels to Geneva, Ohio this weekend for the 2019 Atlantic 10 Classic hosted by the Spire Institute. The meet begins on Saturday, featuring two separate sessions. The first session begins at 11:00 a.m. and the second starts at 6:00 p.m. The conclusion of the meet is scheduled to start at 9:00 a.m. Sunday morning. Also competing at the A-10 Classic is George Mason, La Salle and Saint Louis.

The Bonnies last competed Oct. 11-12 at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invitational at Colgate. Bona cruised to its first victory of the season, winning every event along the way. After two days of competition, St. Bonaventure emerged victorious over Le Moyne by a score of 258.00 to 59.00. The Brown and White also prevailed over the hosts 264.00-42.00.

Junior Tjaard Krusch led the Bonnies at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invite, bringing home four individual victories. Krusch led a pack of Bonnies in the 400-medley relay with his time of 3:31.50. He was followed by Hylton, Collinson, Guido Balderrama, and Nick Burdo. Krusch brought home first place in the 100-backstroke with a time of 51.10 as well. Krusch also finished first in the 200-backstroke with a time of 1:53.98, followed by teammates Maciej Danilewski, and Alec Thomas in second and third. Krusch also won the 200-IM, touching the wall in 1:57.59, ahead of Hylton Collinson and Jake Ruffolo.

The Bonnies are off until Saturday, Nov. 9 on the road at Cornell. The Bonnies will swim at Cornell while the diving team will head to Ithaca College for their events. The meet is scheduled to begin at 1:00 p.m.

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