MSWIM Finishes Fourth At Terrier Invitational
Nov. 20, 2011
AMHERST, Mass. - The UMass men's swim team finished fourth at the Terrier Invitational, picking up a total of 600 points. They finished behind Yale (800.5), Boston College (712) and Boston University (623.5). The Minutemen tallied two first-place finishes to go along with the 14 top-five over the last two days of the event. The women also finished fourth, tallying 368 total points.
The two first place finishes came in the 200 medley relay and the 100-yard backstroke. The 200 medley relay team of Colin Mulcahy, Timothy Gladyshev, Chris Inglis and Peter Sacco finished with a time of 1:33.35. Mulcahy would also take first in the 100 back touching the wall at a time of 50.23.
Hao Luong and Kyle Jennings came in behind Mulcahy in the 100 back. Luong finished second with a time of 51.24, and Jennings took fifth with a time of 51.66. Jennings (1:51.38) and Luong (1:51.74) would also take third and fourth, respectively, in the 200-yard backstroke.
Michael Glenn, Joey Sbordon and Inglis would all pick up two top-five finishes over the two final days of the Terrier. Glenn finished second in the 400 IM (4:02.66) and third in the 200 breast (2:04.36). Sbordon took third in the 1650 free (16:00.68) and fourth in the 400 IM (4:04.28). Inglis picked up second in the 1650 free (15:58.41) and fourth in the 200 free (1:41.78).
The other two top-five finishes for the Minutemen were in the 800 free relay, with the team of Sbordon, Troy Nichols, Ross Kahn and Inglis finishing with a time of 6:52.93, good for fourth in the event. The 400 free relay of Nichols, Inglis, Eric Zeimetz and Sacco finished in fifth with a time of 3:07.70.
The men will have the week off and head to Yale on Dec. 3. The meet against the Bulldogs is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.