W&L Men's Swimming Places First at ODAC Relays

W&L Men's Swimming Places First at ODAC Relays

LEXINGTON, Va. – The Washington and Lee men's swimming team finished with 502 points and claimed first out of nine teams on Saturday afternoon at the ODAC Relays held at the W&L Natatorium.

Highlights From the Meet

  • Randolph-Macon finished second with 225 tallies and Hampden-Sydney took third with 221 markers. Roanoke (129) and Greensboro (115) rounded out the Top 5.

  • The Generals took first in all 10 of the relay events in the meet, while also placing second in nine of the events.

  • First-year Patrick Sullivan (Pawleys Island, S.C. / Waccamaw) swam on five winning relay sqauds, which led the way for the Blue and White. Senior Tommy Thetford (Birmingham, Ala. / The Altamont) took part in four winning relays.

First-Place Finishes

- Sammy Logue, Noah Schammel, Jared Nickodem – 3x50-yard Fly Relay (1:12.09)
- Sullivan, Danny Lynch, Fitz Rawls – 3x50-yard Back Relay (1:14.34)
- Ethan Fischer, Jonathan Tucker, Ben Brown – 3x50-yard Breast Relay (1:23.61)
- Sullivan, Corey Connelly, Evan Kramer, Thetford – 400-yard Free Relay (3:14.02)
- Logue, Thetford, Sullivan, Brown – 500-yard Relay (4:14.84)
- Sullivan, Fischer, Schammel, Thetford – 200-yard Medley Relay (1:37.43)
- Patrick Lawrence, Austin Choi, Schammel, Wade Patterson – 100-yard Dolphin Kick (49.22)
- Sullivan, Logue, Evan Kramer, Thetford – 200-yard Free Relay (1:27.70)
- Lynch, Fischer, Nickodem – 3x100-yard IM Relay (2:46.28)
- Thomas Caldwell, Sam Childress, Bancks Holmes, Lawrence – 8x25-yard Free Relay (1:25.10)

Up Next

Washington and Lee returns to action on October 21 when it travels to Randolph-Macon for a 1:00 pm meet.

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