The men’s team earned first place for the Friars; women take third.
The Friars placed first in 11 of 16 events in women swimming and diving.
The Friars take 5 of 14 events in loss to the Rams.
Three Friars set school records in meet against the Bulldogs.
Friars complete action at the BC New England Catholic Invitational.
As a Junior: Placed first in both the 200scm freestyle (2:12.1) and the 200scm backstroke (2:23.0) vs. Iona College on Oct. 10th…Was a member of the 400y medley relay that placed fourth with a time of 4:07.49 and placed tenth in the 100y butterfly (1:01.62) at the New England Catholic Invitational Oct. 17th…Placed fifth in the 200scm butterfly (2:29.07) and sixth in the 100m butterfly (1:09.41) vs. Seton Hall on Oct. 31st…Placed seventh in the 200y freestyle (2:03.64) vs. Butler University on Nov. 7th…Placed second in both the 400scm freestyle (4:37.2) and the 800scm freestyle (9:35.3) at U.S. Coast Guard Academy & Worcester Polytechnic Institute on Nov. 13th ... At the Harold Anderson Invitational on Nov. 20th, Smith placed fourth in both the 500y freestyle (5:09.15) and 100y backstroke (59.61), first in the 200y backstroke (2:04.87), and was a member of t two relays: the 200y medley relay that placed fourth with a time of 1:50.23 and the 400y freestyle relay that placed fifth with a time of 3:39.83…Placed third in the 200y butterfly (2:17.9) and was a member of the 200y freestyle relay that placed second with a time of 1:45.7 at the College of Holy Cross on Jan. 23rd… Was a member of the 400scm medley relay that placed second with a time of 4:31.1 and placed first in the 200scm backstroke (2:22.9) vs. Boston College on Jan. 29th…Was a member of the 200scm medley relay that placed second with a time of 2:05.97 vs. the University of Maine on Jan. 30th ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 200y freestyle, 100y backstroke, 200y backstroke, 100y butterfly, 200y butterfly, 800y freestyle relay and the 400y medley relay…Competed in the BIG EAST Finals on Feb 24th in the 200y backstroke, placing eleventh with a time of 2:03.3.
Before Providence: Five-year letter winner in swimming at Mount Alvernia High School ... Qualified for Massachusetts Sectional and State Championships for four years ... Team captain for three years ... Earned MVP award for four years ... New England Swimming Top Ten Finisher ... Recipient of Mary T. Riddell Scholarship ... National Honor Society member for her junior and senior year.
Personal: Born July 22, 1995 ... Daughter of Phillip and Anne Smith ... Has one sister, Molly, who swam at Bryant University and graduated in 2013 ... Majoring mathematics and is pursuing a business studies certificate.
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