Owl Women Dunk Colby-Sawyer 173-88
KEENE, N.H. 11/1/08 - Keene State men's and women's swim teams posted dual meet victories over Colby-Sawyer College at Spaulding Gym Pool on Saturday.
The KSC men (2-0) remained undefeated with a 159-91 victory while the Owl women (1-1) prevailed 173-88 to post their first win of the season.
Both Owl teams won all 16 events in their respective meets.
On the women's side, junior Kristine Trutor (Holden, Mass.) won three races for the Owls. She topped the field in the 50 back (28.88), the 100 back (1:02.74), and the 100 IM (1:05.91).
Junior Alea Paddock (Newbury, N.H.) won the 100 breast (1:12.18) and the 200 free (2:05.34), freshman Jillian Whitaker (Gilford, N.H.) won the 50 breast (33.38) and the 100 free (58.01), freshman Maureen O'Leary (Nashua, N.H.) won the 50 fly (28.50) and the 100 fly (1:02.98), junior Jackie Foster (Bedford, N.H.) won the 50 free (25.99) and the 500 free (5:28.11), and sophomore diver Rachael Battis (Beacon Falls, Conn.) won the one-meter (165.60 points) and three-meter (149.30 points) events.
Sophomores Connor Pennoyer (Norwalk, Conn.), Karl Balinski (Waterford, Conn.) and freshman Colin Daly (Cromwell, Conn.) were triple-winners for the Owl men. Pennoyer won the 50 fly (24.93), 100 fly (54.43), and the 100 IM (58.68). Balinski posted wins in the 50 free (23.31), 100 free (51.62), and the 200 free (1:52.01). Daly prevailed in the 50 back (27.65), the 100 back (57.65), and the 200 IM (2:10.04).
Sophomore DJ Collis (Laconia, N.H.) won the 50 breast (31.14) and the 100 breast (1:08.08) and sophomore Tim Thornton (Fairfield, Conn.) won both one-meter (207 points) and three-meter (203 points0 diving events.
The Keene State men swim at Boston College on Sunday (12 p.m.).