Bears Win Season Opener

NEW PALTZ, N.Y.--(11/5/11)--Sophomore Marco Tinari, senior Johnson Knox and freshman Derrian Duryea each won two events leading Coast Guard to a 169-88 win over SUNY-New Paltz in the season opener.

Tinari won both the 500 freestyle (4:58.23) and the 1,000 freestyle (10:19.78). Knox captured the 50 freestyle (21.69) and the 100 freestyle (48.44) while Duryea won the 100 breaststroke (1:03.94) and the 200 breaststroke (2:19.03).

Also for the Bears, junior Kevin Smit won the 200 freestyle (1:48.46), Tfreshman im Early won the 200 butterfly (2:03.58) while freshman Ryan Buy captured the 100 butterfly in 55.97.