Mountain Hawks win five events at Drexel Relays
Posted: October 25, 2004
Philadelphia, PA – The Lehigh swimming and diving team opened up its 2004-05 schedule on Saturday as the Mountain Hawks took part in the Drexel Relays. The meet was not scored, but the Mountain Hawks finished first in five of 24 events.
The Lehigh men were victorious in four events while the women won one event. The meet consisted of 20 relay events and four diving events. The Mountain Hawks took first place in the Men’s 800 Yard Freestyle Relay, as senior Jess Dudley teamed with junior Sean Herman, sophomore Chris Caywood and freshman Jonathan Kearney posting a time of 7:03.88. In the 500 Yard Freestyle Relay, Dudley, Herman and Caywood teamed with freshman Eugene Johnston to take first place with a time of 4:17.04. Caywood joined senior Jason Koch and freshman Jonathan Kearney to win the 1500 Yard Freestyle Relay in 14:38.31. The men also brought home first place in the 400 yard relay.
The women brought home first place in the 1500 Yard Freestyle relay as well as a second place finish in the 500 Yard Free relay as junior Alyssa Zellner teamed with freshmen Anne Grossinger, Alexandra Valasek and Jeanette Braun.
The Mountain Hawks return to the pool on Saturday, October 30 when they host West Chester. The meet gets underway at from Jacobs Pool.