Men's And Women's Swimming Wraps Up Home And Dual Meet Schedule With Sweep Of St. Peter's

Men's And Women's Swimming Wraps Up Home And Dual Meet Schedule With Sweep Of St. Peter's

Bridgeport, Conn.-The University of Bridgeport men's and women's swimming teams closed out their 2011-12 home and dual meet schedule on Saturday afternoon with many top-notch performances in a dual meet sweep of the Saint Peter's College Peacocks setting nine Short Course Meter School and Pool Records plus the teams turned in a total of 15 NCAA "B" Qualifying Times.  The Bridgeport men defeated the Peacocks, 109-76, and the UB women topped Saint Peter's, 112-74.  The UB men went a perfect 8-0 in their dual meets this year, and the women posted a 5-4 dual meet mark.

The following is a list of Saturday's nine School/Pool Records

Men's 200-meter Medley Relay (Oscar Pereiro, Ruben Gimenez, Ilkka Hanhineva, Krzysztof Wilk)– 1:41.69-First Place

Men's 50-meter Freestyle – Pereiro – 23.03- First Place

Men's 200-meter Freestyle – Wilk – 1:53.42- First Place

Men's 400-meter Freestyle – Vladislav Paskas – 4:03.75

Men's 800-meter Freestyle – Davide Sitti – 8:29.77 (intermediate split of 1550-meter Free)

Men's 1500-meter Freestyle – Sitti - 16:05.56- First Place

Women's 1500-meter Freestyle – Maria Trubitsyna – 17:26.76- First Place

Men's 100-meter Butterfly – Hanhineva – 55.43- First Place

Men's 400-meter Individual Medley – Igor Vulesevic - 4:38.44- First Place

15 NCAA "B" Qualifying Times– All nine of the above swims were NCAA "B" Standards. 

Six Additional NCAA "B" Time:

Men's 50-meter Freestyle – Gimenez – 23.15

Men's 100-meter Freestyle – Wilk – 52.31- First Place

Men's 400-meter Freestyle – Sitti – 4:04.78

Women's 100-meter Backstroke – Alina Sotnikova – 1:05.70- First Place

Men's 100-meter Backstroke – Matheus Lima – 57.76

Men's 100-meter Breaststroke – Vyacheslav Fattakhov – 1:04.20

The Purple Knights return to the pool on Friday, February 17 at the Metropolitan Conference Championships hosted Rutgers University in Piscataway, N.J.