Nov. 18, 2003
BALTIMORE, Md. -
The Providence College men's and women's swimming and diving teams competed against Loyola College (Md.) and Fairfield University on November 8, 2003 in Baltimore, Md. The Friar men fell to Loyola College, 79-32, and were defeated by Fairfield, 59-52. The Friar women fell to Loyola College, 79-34, and were defeated by Fairfield, 74-39.
On the men's side, senior Bryan Flynn was the overall winner in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 2:03.11. Freshman Brian Parker was the only PC swimmer other than Flynn to earn a top-finish against Loyola. Parker captured the 1,000-yard freestyle event in a time of 10:35.14. Senior Patrick Kavanagh finished first in two events against Fairfield with wins in the 200-yard freestyle (1:49.77) and the 200-yard butterfly (2:09.94). Sophomore Seth Brockman placed first against Fairfield in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 50.98.
In the relay events, Providence posted two first-place finishes on the day. Flynn, Patrick Franzen
, Jeff Vollero and Brockman teamed-up to win the 400-yard medley relay with a time of 3:46.65. Vollero, Matthew Raske
, Kavanagh and Nick Taylor
captured the 400-yard freestyle relay in a time of 3:23.14.
On the women's side, senior Bridget McKenna led the way with overall first place finishes in the 1,000-yard freestyle and the 500-yard freestyle relay. McKenna finished the events with times of 11:03.53 and 5:22.39, respectively. Freshman Katelyn Flynn won the 200-yard butterfly against Loyola College with a time of 2:13.21. Freshman Emily Corcoran paced the field against Fairfield with a time of 2:36.59 in the 200-yard breaststroke.
In the diving events, Jamie Modon-Cohen finished second overall in both the one-meter and three-meter competition. In the one-meter event, Modon-Cohen accumulated 171.97 points (second place). In the three-meter competition, Modon-Cohen recorded 186.62 points (second place).