The men’s team takes first place, while Katie Fallon sets three school records.
The Friars defeat the Bulldogs to earn first BIG EAST victory, 151-111.
Men’s and women’s teams both placed second overall and NECI.
The women's team defeats Iona, while the men's team were defeated.
Ninety-seven Friar student-athletes earned their varsity jackets.
As a sophomore: Collected 130.50 points on the season … Swam the second-fastest 200y backstroke (2:05.34), fourth-fastest 200y butterfly (2:08.19), and fifth-fastest 100y backstroke (59.40) all-time … Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 500y freestyle, 200y backstroke, 200y butterfly and as part of the 800y freestyle relay … Competed in the BIG EAST finals in the 200y backstroke (2:05.36), finishing 11th and in the 200y butterfly (2:08.19), finishing 11th … Recipient of the David Hardy Coach’s Award … Currently ranked 24th with 426.50 total points. As a Freshman: Collected 296 points ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 500y freestyle, 100y backstroke, 200y backstroke, 100y butterfly, 200y butterfly, 200y IM and as part of the 200y medley relay and the 400y medley relay ... In the BIG EAST finals, earned ninth-place in the 500y freestyle (5:03.68), 13th place in the 100y butterfly (59.01) and 10th place in the 200y butterfly ... Swam the fastest 100y butterfly, 200y butterfly, and 500y freestyle on the team for the season ... Awarded the O'Neill Family Award, which honors the most valuable male and female freshman athletes.
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 in Chemistry and Education.
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