at Babson Park, Mass.
BATES SWIMMING AND DIVING SWEEPS BABSON
BABSON PARK, Mass. -- The Bates College swimming and diving teams both improved to 3-1 with victories over Babson College here today. The women won decisively, 146-72, while the men earned a 135-107 decision.
The men produced three multiple winners. Sophomore diver Andrew Hastings (Weston, Mass.), in his first meet back from an injury, captured the one- and three-meter events, meeting the 3-meter qualifying standard for the NCAA standard. He will have to surpass the 270.00 point mark once more this season to return to the NCAA championships fo rthe second year in a row. Junior co-captain Mike Jensen (Bedford, N.H.) won a pair of sprint events, the 100- and 200-yard freestyle, while first-year David Bear (Winter Park, Fla.) won the distance events, the 500- and 1,000-yard freestyle.
For the women, there were two multi-event winners. First-year swimmer Jill Kopicki (Edison, N.J.) continued her impressive rookie campaign with wins in the 200 individual medley and the 500 free, while sophomore Katie Dugan (Millis, Mass.) won both diving events in just her fourth meet ever as a diver.
Winners Women 200 Medley Relay: Simmons, Kopicki, Ferrari, Murchie, Bates, 2:08.51 1000 Free: Maggie Parker, Bates, 12:28.57 200 Free: Megan Shelley, Bates, 2:10.38 50 Free: Gudrun Mirick, Bates, 26.23 200 IM: Jill Kopicki, Bates, 2:19.54 3M Diving: Katie Dugan, Bates, 166.70 100 Fly: Megan Ferrari, Bates, 1:04.34 100 Free: Lauren Mabardy, Babson, 1:11.49 100 Back: Megan Simmons, Bates, 1:05.94 500 Free: Jill Kopicki, Bates, 5:29.35 1M Diving: Katie Dugan, Bates, 182.00 100 Breast: Nicole Mendenhall, Babson, 1:47.80 200 Free Relay: Results not available Men 200 Medley Relay: Peabody, Murphy, Dube, Lopez, Babson, 1:42.63 1000 Free: David Bear, Bates, 10:20.75 200 Free: Mike Jensen, Bates, 1:49.22 50 Free: Ramon Lopez, Babson, 22.51 200 IM: Mike Boys, Babson, 2:01.99 1M Diving: Andrew Hastings, Bates, 244.05 100 Fly: Alex Dube, Babson, 55.07 100 Free: Mike Jensen, Bates, 49.44 100 Back: Andrew O'Donnell, Bates, 57.25 500 Free: David Bear, Bates, 4:56.09 3M Diving: Andrew Hastings, Bates, 287.95 100 Breast: Mike Murphy, Babson, 1:07.52 200 Free Relay: Boys, Carroll, Chute, Lopez, Babson, 1:30.46