January 31, 2004

Bulldogs Fall to Princeton and Harvard at HYPs

Jan. 31, 2004

The men's swimming team lost to both Harvard and Princeton at HYPs, losing to the Crimson 245-106 and falling to Princeton 272-79. Princeton won the meet, beating both Harvard and Yale.

Top Yale performances included the 200 yard freestyle, where Andrew Foss and Quinn Fitzgerald finished second and third with times of 1:39.34 and 1:40.02, respectively. Foss also finished second in the 500-yard free, clocking a 4:30.26 time.

Alex Nash took third place in the 100-yard backstroke, swimming to a 50.21 time.

Jimmy Veazey and Jack Cooney both earned fourth place results, with Veazey's coming from a time of 1:49.12 in the 200-yard butterfly and Cooney's being from the 200-yard IM, where he swam a 1:52.62. Veazey also picked up a third place finish in the 100-yard free with a time of 45.20.

Kent Garber earned second place in the mile freestyle, clocking a time of 15:39.17, while John Atkinson finished third in the event in 15:48.67.

Complete Results