Senior day marked the last home meet of the season for the Friars.
Twenty-one student-athletes were honored for their excellence in the classroom.
Sam Schlich and John Fatigati named Most Valuable Student-Athletes for the second consecutive season.
As a junior: Collected 26 points on the season ... Competed in ten meets for the Friars ... Finished 4th in the 100y butterfly in the meet against Seton Hall. As a Sophomore: Competed in eleven meets for the Friars ... Participated in the 200m freestyle relay that earned third place against Seton Hall. As a Freshman: Collected 7.50 points ... Earned a fifth-place finish in the 200y butterfly (2:31.75) versus Maine and four sixth-place finishes ... Swam a personal-best 2:16.70 in the 200y butterfly at the Husky Open ... Winner of The O'Neill Family Award.
High School: Earned two varsity letters in swimming while at Delbarton...Earned an All-County Honorable Mention in 2012...An AP Scholar with Distinction and Highest Honors recipient all four years.
Personal: Born October 18, 1993...Son of Paul and Katherine Benz...Has three brothers, Alex, who swam for and graduated from Yale, Michael and Gabriel and three sisters, Madeline, a junior at Brown and member of the gymnastics team, Monica and Julia...Finance major.
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Swimming and Diving Edged...
Katherine Fallon was dominant, taking first place in all three of her individual events to earn 27 points for the Friars
Men's Swimming Topped By...
Providence Men's Swimming and Diving drops first meet of the new year 135-66 at Villanova
Men take 2nd, Women take 4th...
Men dominate the 200-yard freestyle, taking first through sixth place to earn maximum points
Swimming And Diving Teams...
In the second home meet of the year, Providence College hosted the Iona College Gaels swimming and diving team at Taylor Natatorium in Providence, R.I. The...
Former Friar Tim Welsh ̵...
Welsh previously coached the men’s swim team at Notre Dame and has accepted a position in the Western Civilization Program at Providence College
Record Breaking Day in...
Lauren Zawacki and Patrick Brannigan both broke Providence College records in women's and men's 50-meter freestyle
Women's Swim Topped by Rhode...
Strong performances from Freshman, Lauren Zawacki and Abbie Bigham, not enough to lift Friars over URI
Friars Fall To Bryant...
Big performances from Maddie Snow and Connor Perron not enough to lift Providence past Bryant