Swimming

Women Finish Fifth, Men Seventh at BMC Swimming Championships

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Catawba wrapped up the 2018 Bluegrass Mountain Conference Swimming Championships on Saturday at the Mecklenburg Aquatic Center. The women finished fifth among seven schools with 231 points and the men took seventh out of 11 schools with 477 points.

1650 Free
 Marcia-Mariel Erhart swam the seventh fastest time in school history with a 17:52.31 and placed sixth for the women. Robert McCue was 21st for the men in a time of 18:00.39

200 Back
Taylor Fair earned a win in the consolation final to finish ninth with a time of 2:07.75. It was the 14th best in school history. Gatlin Saylors and Matt Arnold swam the consolation final for the men. Saylors placed 15th with his time of 1:55.32 and Arnold was 16th in 1:57.00.

100 Free
Claire Featherstone notched the seventh best time in school history in her women’s consolation final swim. Her time of 53.36 was 13th. Lea Hartwig placed 19th (55.09) and Natalie Standard was 23rd (56.11).
Joao Barreto qualified for the men’s final. He had clocked the school’s ninth-place time at 45.60 in the prelim then had a 45.68 in the final to place seventh.

200 Breast
Kristina Rogge earned a consolation swim for the women. She finished 14th with a time of 2:30.16. Federico Borrego Higareda won the men’s consolation final. He posted a time of 2.02.17 in finishing ninth with the third best all-time swim.

200 Fly
 The women put three swimmers in the consolation final, Jess Daniel, Oryan Malul and Regan Nolan. Daniel swam the second fastest time in school history at 2:13.43 to finish 12th. Malul was 15th and her time of 2:15.01 was the 13th fastest on record, while Nolan took 16th with a time of 2:20.38. Emily Najar was 17th at 2:21.49.
 Michael King qualified for the men’s final and missed a school record by a tenth of second. He placed ninth with a time of 1:50.96. Arnold Blohme finished 24th in 1:58.72.

400 Free Relay
The meet closed with the relay and women’s team of Hartwig, Najar, Nolan and Featherstone placed sixth with a time of 3:30.89. It marked the 12th best time in school history. The men’s team were disqualified on their relay.

The Royal Open is scheduled for next Friday and Saturday in Charlotte at Queens’ Levine Center.

FINAL STANDINGS
Women – 1. Queens 1010, 2. Wingate 756, 3. Carson-Newman 493, 4. SCAD 350, 5. CATAWBA 231, 6. Lenoir-Rhyne 200, 7. Mars Hill 173.
Men – 1. Queens 1619.5, 2. Wingate 1335.5, 3. Limestone 863, 4. Carson-Newman 862, 5. SCAD 640.5, 6. Mars Hill 498, 7. CATAWBA 477, 8. Lenoir-Rhyne 446, 9. Barton 344.5, 10. King 229, 11. Salem 100

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October 2

Volleyball @ Wingate 0-3

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October 3

Soccer (W) vs. WINGATE 2-1

Soccer (M) vs. WINGATE 1-5

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October 5

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 92-170

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

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October 6

Volleyball @ Newberry 3-2

Football vs. ALBANY STATE 21-35

Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 3-0

Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 6-1

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October 7

Tennis (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 3-4

Tennis (W) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7-0

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October 8

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of SALISBURY)

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October 9

Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of SALISBURY) 10th of 18

Tennis (W) vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST, ppd. 5 p.m.

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

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October 10

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill 1-0

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October 12

Cross Country Royals Challenge M-15th;W-19th

Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 1) 

Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3

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October 13

Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 2) 1st of 5

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 0-3

Football @ Wingate 25-35

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October 14

Soccer (M) vs. COKER 1-2

Soccer (W) vs. COKER 5-0

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October 15

Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

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October 16

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 9th of 14

Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 9th of 14

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 2-3

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October 17

Soccer (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4

Soccer (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4

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October 19

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-3

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October 20

Football vs. TUSCULUM 55-37

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 3-0

Soccer (W) vs. ANDERSON 3-0

Soccer (M) vs. ANDERSON 0-2

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October 22

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC)

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October 23

Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC)

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October 24

Soccer (W) vs. CHOWAN 2 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 7:30 p.m.

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October 25

Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.

Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.

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October 26

Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 7 p.m.

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October 27

Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) noon

Football vs. LIMESTONE 1:30 p.m.

Volleyball @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 7:30 p.m.

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October 30

Soccer (W) SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Basketball (M) @ Wichita St. (Exhib.)

Volleyball vs. COKER 6:30 p.m.

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