Kelly O'Neill won the 100m and 200m backstroke in the loss.
Senior Allie Black met the NCAA Zone Qualifying Standards.
Day two of the BIG EAST Swimming Championships included the 500y freestyle, 50y freestyle, and the 200y IM.
Schlich, Mullany, DeGroff, and O'Neill combine to break the school record for the 800y Freestyle Relay.
Freshman John Fatigati broke the school record for the 200 IM in the loss.
As a Senior: Collected 26.25 points on the season ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 50y freestyle, 100y freestyle and the 100y backstroke.As a Junior: Scored 10.00 points ... Swam a personal-best 1:02.60 in the 100y backstroke at the Harold Anderson Invitational ... Earned a third-place finish in the 100m backstroke (1:14.54) in a win over Brandeis ... Did not compete during the second semester while studying abroad ... Currently has 197.25 career points. As a Sophomore: Scored 48.50 points...Swam the fifth-fastest 100y freestyle (56.16) and 100y backstroke (1:01.73) on the team as well as the fourth-fastest 50y backstroke (30.86)... Member of both the 200y freestyle relay (1:37.15) and 800y freestyle relay (7:42.40) teams which set school records at the BIG EAST Championships...Also qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 100y backstroke and the 100y freestyle...Currently has 164.25 career points... As a Freshman: Scored 118.50 points...Saw first action on October 15, 2010 against Lehigh...Swam the first leg for both the 200m (1:54.64) and 400m (4:12.52) free relay teams that posted the Friars' season-best times...Earned two individual and five relay first-place finishes...Qualified for and competed in the 800y free relay, 50y free, 200y free relay, 100y back, 100y free and 400y free relay at the BIG EAST Championships.
High School: Earned four varsity letters in swimming and three in softball...Captained the swim team during her senior year and the softball team during her junior and senior years...Earned All-Conference honors each year...Named to the All-Herald Team (2009, 2010) and team MVP (2010)...Earned High Honors during her junior and senior years...Named All-Academic Athlete (2008, 2009, 2010).
Personal: Born January 12, 1992...Daughter of Rick and Nancy DeGroff...Has two siblings, Ryan, a student at Plymouth State, and Olivia...Her mother was an All-American swimmer at Manhattanville...Marketing major.
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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
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Former Friar Tim Welsh ̵...
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Record Breaking Day in...
Lauren Zawacki and Patrick Brannigan both broke Providence College records in women's and men's 50-meter freestyle
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