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Men’s Swimming Wins Second-Straight

Saturday, February 05, 2011
Frostburg, Md. – Marymount University’s men’s swimming team won its second-straight meet with a 111-78 victory over Frostburg State on Saturday. The Saints won eight of the 11 events and improve to 3-7 overall and 2-4 in the Capital Athletic Conference.

Opening with a win in the 200 Medley Relay, the team of Ryan Kilmon, Greg Shumaker, Michael Yelmgren and Brian Tinsman posted a time of 1:59.74 to defeat the Bobcats by almost 20 seconds. The Saints then won the next two events as Everett Neiman won the 800 Freestyle in 9:45.88 and Thomas Baroz won the 200 Free in 2:09.52.

Yelmgren added another win for MU in the 200 IM with a time of 2:28.57 to edge teammate Christian Jacky by just under two seconds. Tinsman followed with a victory in the 100 Free in 56.30 while Yelmgren picked up his third win in the 100 Backstroke at 1:03.65.

Baroz earned another victory in the 400 Free in 4:43.77 to top Neiman by less than two seconds. Shumaker would then post the Saints’ final victory with a time of 1:15.60 in the 100 Breaststroke.

Marymount returns to action at the CAC Championships, hosted by St. Mary’s (Md.) February 19-20.