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UMBC Swimming and Diving Sweeps East Carolina
Meghan Sackett won two events and swam on the relay that captured the meet for the Retrievers.
Senior Agnes Stanislawska and junior Meghan Sackett paced the Retriever women with two wins apiece, as Stanislawska took the 200-IM (2:06.90) and the 200-back (2:05.39), and Sackett swept the distance events with times of 5:01.42 in the 500-free and 10:16.90 in the 1,000-free.
Other winners for the Retriever women included sophomore Daniele Surkovich in the 200-free (1:54.18), senior diver Ashley Houghton on the 3-meter board (252.00) and sophomore Tina Cantwell in the 200-breast (2:19.58). Sackett and Surkovich also teamed with junior Lindsey Engler and freshman Lindsay Sherman to win the 400-free relay in 3:33.57.
Sophomore Justin Bronson and senior Jeff Salgado were the only multiple winners on the menís side, as Bronson took the 100-free (47.05) and the 200-free (1:42.83), and Salgado swept the diving events with scores of 292.13 on the 1-meter board and 300.00 in the 3-meter competition.
Other winners for the Retriever men included sophomore Evan Roseberry in the 1,000-free (9:39.93), senior Tim Conway in the 50-free (21.61), freshman Rasmus Kutt in the 200-back (1:51.09) and senior Ryan Karrer in the 500-free (4:42.57). Bronson and Conway also teamed with junior Adam Eiben and senior Juan Ortiz to win the 400-free relay in 3:09.70.
The Retrievers return home on Saturday, Jan. 27, hosting Marist on Senior Day at 12 p.m.