Trinity Swimmers Come Up Short Against Southwestern

Trinity Swimmers Come Up Short Against Southwestern

Georgetown, Texas - The Trinity men's and women's swim teams each came up on the short end Saturday in a meet with Southwestern (TX) University.



The Southwestern men prevailed 158-103, while the Pirates women's team won 138-111.

However, there were a number of Tiger winners, including Shamzi Alkaff who took the men's 50-yard freestyle in 21.50 seconds. Beau Tipton won the 100-yard butterfly in 53.94 seconds, and Daniel Sarman captured the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 1:55.09.

Jacob Hurrell-Zitelman showed his usual long-distance prowess by winning the 500 and 1,000-yard freestyle events. The 200-yard freestyle relay team of Alkaff, Sarman, Mick Kossl, and Cole Rezsofi finished as runner-up just .59 seconds behind the Southwestern quartet.

Mabel Fowler won the women's 200-yard individual medley in 2:13.13. Fowler also was a first-place finisher in the 100-yard backstroke.

Libby Goode emerged as the champ in the 500-yard freestyle, and Ashley Ward won the 200-yard backstroke. The team of Goode, Star Rosales, Meghan Magill, and Morgen Reyna took the top spot in the 200-yard freestyle relay.



The Tiger swimmers and divers head to Birmingham, Alabama, Saturday, January 26, for a meet with Birmingham-Southern (AL) College and Sewanee: University of the South (TN).