Bonnies Defeat Niagara, 141-98, To Conclude Dual Meet Season

Bonnies Defeat Niagara, 141-98, To Conclude Dual Meet Season

LEWISTON, N.Y. – The St. Bonaventure women's swimming and diving team finished up the dual meet season Friday afternoon at Niagara and the Bonnies are heading into championship season on a high note after defeating the Purple Eagles, 141-98. 

The Bonnies started the meet on the right foot by winning the 200-medley relay. The team of Zanre Oberholzer, Rachel Kimmel, Mia Cote and Ivana Janssen won the event with a time of 1:50.84.

The quartet of Hayley Tasselmyer, Allison Lenda, Marissa Carrig and Janssen also won the 200-freestyle relay, clocking in at 1:41.85.

Tasselmyer and Kimmel doubled up for the Brown and White in individual events Friday. Tasselmyer was the winner of the 200-freestyle (1:59.08) and the 500-freestyle (5:17.87). Kimmel earned wins in the 200-IM (2:10.17) and the 100-freestyle (54.94).

Also winning for the Bonnies were Elena Rohr, Emerson Graham and Oberholzer. Rohr took first in the 3-meter dive, posting a total score of 242.70. Graham won the 100-breaststroke in 1:09.47 and Oberholzer grabbed first in the 100-backstroke, clocking in at 59.19.

The Bonnies return to the pool Feb. 19 on the first day of the Atlantic 10 Championships at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

BONNIES RESULTS
200-Medley Relay
1. Zanre Oberholzer, Rachel Kimmel, Mia Cote, Ivana Janssen 1:50.84

­­1000-Freestyle
2. Maria Mangini 11:25.34
3. Allison Lenda 11:46.91

200-Freestyle
1. Hayley Tasselmyer 1:59.08
2. Claire Schaef 2:02.36
6. Marissa Carrig 2:07.09

50-Freestyle
4. Ivana Janssen 25.82
5. Elena Rohr 25.85
6. Erin Carmody 27.23

200-IM
1. Rachel Kimmel 2:10.17
2. Beth Thomas 2:14.89
4. Zanre Oberholzer 2:21.69

1-Meter Diving
2. Elena Rohr 222.22
3. Izzy Aguilera 209.47
5. Mary Wilson 152.70

100-Butterfly
2. Mia Cote 59.68
4. Emerson Graham 1:01.53
5. Claire Schaef 1:04.56

100-Freestyle
1. Rachel Kimmel 54.94
5. Mia Cote 58.88
6. Marissa Carrig 1:00.23

100-Backstroke
1. Zanre Oberholzer 59.19
2. Allison Lenda 1:00.76
5. Tayler Gnan 1:06.30

500-Freestyle
1. Hayley Tasselmyer 5:17.87
2. Maria Mangini 5:35.76
5. Tayler Gnan 5:44.82

3-Meter Diving
1. Elena Rohr 242.70
2. Izzy Aguilera 218.85
4. Mary Wilson 136.50

100-Breaststroke
1. Emerson Graham 1:09.47
2. Beth Thomas 1:11.45

200-Freestyle Relay
1. Hayley Tasselmyer, Allison Lenda, Marissa Carrig, Ivana Janssen 1:41.85

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