3/25: BASE at W&J (L, 7-4); 3/28: Track at WV Wesleyan (11 AM), LAX vs. Wilmington (1 PM), SOFT vs. Chatham (1 PM), BASE at St. Vincent (1 PM)

Women’s Swimming And Diving Win At Davis and Elkins/Men Fall

Nov. 16- ELKINS, W.Va.- The Bethany College women’s swimming and diving team squeaked out a 121-113 victory Davis and Elkins College on Saturday afternoon, while the Bethany College men’s swimming and diving team fell 202-50.

The win for the women improves their record to 6-1 on the season.

Junior Marina Baker (Winchester, Va./Sherando) paced the Bison with three victories on the afternoon, as she took first place in the 100 breast (1:15.68), 200 free (2:07.08) and the 200 breast (2:48.96).

Sophomore Alexi Pyles (Los Angeles, Calif./GHCHS) and freshman Christine Pray (Canton, Mich./Canton ) also had great swims for the Bison. Pyles won the the 100 fly (1:02.99) and took second in the 100 free (57.69) while Pray won the longest event of the meet, the 1,000 free (12:11.41) and took second in the 500 free (5:39.50).

Freshman Mariah Antennuci (Pittsburgh, Pa./Baldwin)  displayed a wide array of strokes as she took second in the 200 IM (2:56.39).

The 200 free relay (1:49.91) finished with the best time and was comprised of Pyles, Pray, sophomore Taylor Jacobs (King of Prussia, Pa./Upper Merion)  and Baker.

On the men’s side, freshman Jacob Collas (South Park, Pa./South Park) won the 100 breast (1:03.68) and took second in the 200 breast (2:23.15).

Freshman Danny Faix (Pittsburgh, Pa./Brentwood) had a solid meet for the Bison, as he took second in the 200 fly (2:25.41), 500 free (5:36.81) and third in the 1,000 free(11:54.50).

Bethany returns to the pool next Saturday (Nov. 23) when it travels to Gallaudet with the meet scheduled to get underway at 2:00 p.m.