STANDISH, Maine – The Saint Joseph's College women's swim team defeated Elms College, 150-93, at the Harold Alfond Center Pool on Saturday afternoon. The men fell by a 116-32 score.
The women's team victory counts as a historic one for first-year Head Coach Jared Felker, as the dual meet triumph is the first of his collegiate coaching career.
THE RUNDOWN – WOMEN:
- Senior Lauren Halvorsen (South Portland, Maine) won the 1000-Free (13:00.59) and 500-Free (6:21.57) events
- Senior Lauren Prue (Glenburn, Maine) won the 100-Fly (1:17.08) and 200-Breast (2:59.70) events and placed third in the 100-IM (1:17.04)
- Sophomore Julia Rowlett (Saco, Maine) won the 200-Back (2:32.75) and was second in the 100-Fly (1:20.13)
- Freshman Emily Roy (Sidney, Maine) placed first in the 100-Back (1:10.96) and 50-Fly (32.79) and second in the 200-Back (2:36.03) and 200-Breast (2:59.75)
- Freshman Alexis Coiley (Fairfield, Maine) won the 200-Free (2:15.22) and was the runner-up in the 100-Breast (1:21.99)
- Sophomore Alicia Robinson (Gorham, Maine) placed second in the 100-Free (1:06.67) and third in the 1000-Free (14:44.45)
- Freshman Autumn Nostrom (Lyman, Maine) finished second in the 50-Free (29.34) and 100-IM (1:16.51)
- Junior Leia Berube (Brewer, Maine) was third in the 100-Back (1:19.90) and 50-Fly (40.51)
- Freshman Hailey Bouyea (Lewiston, Maine) finished third in the 100-Breast (1:34.03)
- Senior Erin Weir (North Andover, Mass.) was third in the 200-Free (2:31.70)
- Coiley, Rowlett, Robinson and Halvorsen won the 200-Free relay with a 2:00.15 time
- Roy, Prue, Rowlett and Robinson kicked off the day with a victory in the 400-Medley relay
- Bouyea, Nostrom, Weir and Berube finished second in the 200-Free relay (2:10.61)
THE RUNDOWN – MEN:
- Sophomore Stephen Quinlan (Andover, Mass.) won the 100-Fly (59.91) and posted a 2:38.61 time in the 200-Breast with a 1:04.53 effort in the 100-IM
- Freshman Austin Bear (Hanover, Maine) placed third in the 50-Free (33.46)
Saint Joseph's will compete with University of New England at Husson University in a double-dual meet next Saturday at 12:00 PM.
Saint Joseph's College is Maine's only Catholic liberal arts college, providing a supportive, personalized and career-focused education for more than 100 years. From its 474-acre campus on the shores of Sebago Lake, the College offers more than 40 undergraduate programs to a population of approximately 1,000 students. Saint Joseph's College Online provides certificates, undergraduate and advanced degrees for working adults through an online learning program. For more, visit www.sjcme.edu.