Bulldogs Sweep Dual Meet
Jan. 20, 2008
New Haven, CT - The Bulldogs topped Dartmouth 244 to 55 while defeating Penn 217 to 79 Saturday at home. Yale had a first place finisher in 14 of the 16 events in Saturday's dual meet.
Freshman Matt Lee took first place in the 1000-yard freestyle with a time of 9:33.16. Junior Dennen McCloskey finished in first place in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 53.61.
In the 100-yard breaststroke, Sweitzer won by 6 hundredths of a second with a time of 58.72. Pool took first place in the200-yard butterfly with a time of 1:51.77.
Righi finished in first place in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 20.55. Righi also grabbed first place in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 44.79.
In the 200-yard backstroke, Robinson took first place with a time of 1:52.40. Sophomore Craig Steen finished in first place in the 200-yard breaststroke with a time of 2:10.95.
Pool finished in first place in the 100 yard butterfly by topping his nearest competitor by over two seconds with a time of 49.87. In the 200-yard IM, freshman Lugar Choi had a first place finish with a time of 1:56.66.
The relay team of Pool, freshman Ege Gurdeniz, Robinson and Righi took first place in the 400-yard freestyle.
Senior Jeffrey Lichtenstein took first place in both the 1-meter and the 3-meter diving events.
Report Filed by Steven Horn '10, Yale Sports Publicity