Feb. 17, 2007
Boston, Mass. - The Loyola College men's and women's swimming and diving teams are in seventh and ninth place after 28 events at the ECAC Championships. The women hold seventh after two days while the men are ninth with one day of competition remaining in Boston, Mass.
Senior Ryan Reeser was the Greyhounds top performer of day with his runner-up finish in the 200-yard freestyle final. Reeser swam a 1:42.83 in the event, less than one second back of Harvard's Mike Bowen. Freshman Brad Reeser was a consolation finalist in 1:44.20.
Other consolation finalists for the men included Ernest Verrico, who picked up valuable points with a ninth place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:00.06), and Doug Alban, who took 16th in the 100-yard backstroke.
On the women's side, freshman Melissa White took seventh in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 1:00.41 in the championship final. Senior Laura Hanlon finished 11th in the 200-yard IM, while three Greyhounds were consolation finalists in the 200-yard freestyle.
The final 13 events of the ECAC Championships will take place on Sunday afternoon.
Women - Team Scores Place School Points ===================================================================1 MARIST COLLEGE SWIMMING/DIVING MAR 449.52 RIDER UNIVERSITY RIDER 333.53 HARVARD UNIVERSITY HARV 3124 TOWSON UNIVERSITY TU 278.55 UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT UVM 2746 UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA UPENN 1677 LOYOLA COLLEGE LOY 142.58 COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SWIMMING COL 1399 UNIVERSITY OF MAINE MAINE 13610 YALE UNIVERSITY YALE 12211 FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY FU 9612 BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY BING 8813 BOSTON UNIVERSITY BU 3314 NIAGARA UNIVERSITY NI 2315 UNIVERSITY OF NEW HAMPSHIRE UNH 2016 MANHATTAN COLLEGE MAN 10
Men - Team ScoresPlace School Points ===================================================================1 HARVARD UNIVERSITY HARV 3472 MARIST COLLEGE SWIMMING/DIVING MAR 2893 COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY SWIMMING COL 2774 JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY JHOP 2745 RIDER UNIVERSITY RIDER 2556 YALE UNIVERSITY YALE 2517 BINGHAMTON UNIVERSITY BING 2368 UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA UPENN 1689 LOYOLA COLLEGE LOY 10510 IONA COLLEGE IONA 9611 SAINT PETER'S COLLEGE SPC 6612 BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY BUSDT 5813 NIAGARA UNIVERSITY NI 5514 PENN STATE BEHREND PSB 2315 BOSTON UNIVERSITY BU 2016 FAIRFIELD UNIVERSITY FU 1817 UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS UMASS 1718 UNIVERSITY OF MAINE MAINE 9