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Collinson Paces Bonnies At Atlantic 10 Classic

Collinson Paces Bonnies At Atlantic 10 Classic

GENEVA, Ohio – Senior Hylton Collinson scored a first-place finish along with third place in another event to pace the St. Bonaventure University men's swimming and diving team at the Atlantic 10 Classic this weekend.

The Bonnies competed against Atlantic 10 opponents La Salle, George Mason and Saint Louis in a dual meet format. Bona was defeated by La Salle (241-110), George Mason (267.5-85.5) and Saint Louis (182-162).

Collinson captured first place in the 200-breaststroke, clocking in at 2:07.58. The senior from Johannesburg, South Africa also earned a third-place effort in the 100-breaststroke, ringing in at 58.33. Collinson helped grab a fourth-place finish in the 400-medley relay as well, right behind junior Tjaard Krusch.

The Brown and White were able to bring home a third-place finish in the 200-freestyle relay, led by junior Marcus Swartfager who touched the wall at 1:26.10. He was followed by teammates Joseph Malafronte, William Lowe, and Nick Burdo.

Sophomore Matthew Bielobradek was strong on the diving boards, taking home third in the 1-meter dive with a total score of 287.95. Bielobradek also took fourth in the 3-meter dive (241.55).

The Bonnies are back in action 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.

BONNIES RESULTS
200-Freestyle Relay
3. Marcus Swartfager, Joseph Malafronte, William Lowe, Nick Burdo 1:26.10
7. Alec Thomas, Nicholas Torre, Joseph Sepuca, Maciej Danilewski 1:28.28
12. Griffin Witte, Tomas Botero, Joshua Bannon, Seth Erdley 1:33.23

500-Freestyle
8. Elias Petri 4:51.36
9. Alec Thomas 4:53.35
12. Tomas Botero 4:55.17
18. Nicholas Torre 5:02.05

200-IM
7. Tjaard Krusch 1:56.62
10. Jason Green 1:58.68
11. Guido Balderrama 1:58.84
14. Jake Ruffolo 2:02.91

50-Freestyle
6. William Lowe 21.67
10. Nick Burdo 21.95
12. Joseph Malafronte 22.01
14. Marcus Swartfager 22.12

400-Medley Relay
4. Tjaard Krusch, Hylton Collinson, Guido Balderrama, Jake Ruffolo 3:27.04
9. Maciej Danilewski, Jason Green, Elias Petri, Marcus Swartfager 3:36.09
12. Griffin Witte, Joseph Sepuca, Nicholas Torre, William Lowe 3:42.08

200-Medley Relay
6. Tjaard Krusch, Hylton Collinson, Guido Balderrama, Nick Burdo 1:34.85
8. Maciej Danilewski, Joseph Sepuca, Jason Green, Marcus Swartfager 1:36.28

400-IM
5. Hylton Collinson 4:09.91
9. Maciej Danilewski 4:17.51
12. Nicholas Nakaya 4:22.17
14. Joshua Bannon 4:24.65

100-Butterfly
5. Guido Balderrama 51.67
10. Jason Green 52.66
11. Joseph Malafronte 52.86
16. Jake Ruffolo 55.26

200-Freestyle
9. Marcus Swartfager 1:46.51
11. Tomas Botero 1:46.84
13. Jake Ruffolo 1:48.60
15. Nick Burdo 1:48.81

100-Breaststroke
3. Hylton Collinson 58.33
13. Joseph Sepuca 1:02.08
14. Jason Green 1:02.41
15. Nicholas Nakaya 1:02.56

100-Backstroke
4. Tjaard Krusch 51.25
9. Maciej Danilewski 52.76
15. Griffin Witte 56.58
16. Nicholas Torre 56.71

1650-Freestyle
7. Tomas Botero 17:08.60
9. Alec Thomas 17:15.35

200-Backstroke
5. Maciej Danilewski 1:54.13
6. Tjaard Krusch 1:54.22
14. Griffin Witte 2:08.48
15. Seth Erdley 2:10.41

100-Freestyle
9. Nick Burdo 47.93
11. Marcus Swartfager 48.34
12. Jake Ruffolo 48.49
13. Joseph Malafronte 48.61

200-Breaststroke
1. Hylton Collinson 2:07.58
8. Jason Green 2:12.33
11. Nicholas Nakaya 2:16.85
13. Joseph Sepuca 2:18.60

200-Butterfly
7. Guido Balderrama 1:58.16
12. Elias Petri 2:04.85
13. Joseph Malafronte 2:05.47
15. Tomas Botero 2:06.58

400-Freestyle Relay
4. Jake Ruffolo, Joseph Malafronte, Tjaard Krusch, Nick Burdo 3:10.20
5. Guido Balderrama, Hylton Collinson, Alec Thomas, William Lowe 3:12.47
13. Elias Petri, Joshua Bannon, Tomas Botero, Griffin Witte 3:20.88

1-Meter Diving
3. Matthew Bielobradek 287.95
5. Austin Campbell 242.65

3-Meter Diving
4. Matthew Bielobradek 241.55
5. Austin Campbell 240.10

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