Nov. 18, 2005
With 171 points, the Bulldogs sit in third place after the opening day of the Patriot Invite hosted by George Mason University in Virginia. Duke is currently in first place with 206 points, while UMBC is in second with 198 points.
Moira McCloskey took home a second place finish for the Bulldogs in the 200-yard individual medley (2:04.99). In the 50-yard freestyle, Alexis Mann and Meg Gill tied for fourth place thanks to a time of 24.26.
Yale's relay teams also did well on Friday. It's 400-yard medley relay `A' team of McCloskey, Marilee Kiernan, Blake Walsh and Mann finished third with a time of 3:55.49 and its `B' team of Brenna Davis, Katie French, Liz Berger and Gill came in sixth (3:57.95).
Day two of the event will begin tomorrow at 10 a.m.
Report by Mike Cosgrove, Yale Sports Publicity