Knox Leads Bears to Split
NORTON, MASS.--(11/12/11)--Senior Johnson Knox won two individual events and was a part of two winning relay teams as Coast Guard beat Wheaton 255-71, but were edged by NYU 149-147 at Wheaton College.
Knox won both the 100 breaststroke (1:01.12) and the 50 freestyle (22.04) while the Bears 200 medley relay team of Christian Brindamour, Derrian Duryea, Preston Strobel and Knox won with a time of 1:38.09 and the 400 freestyle relay team of Brian McGuiness, Knox, Duryea and Dan Beshoar won in 3:12.93.
Also posting wins for the Bears were Marco Tinari in the 1,000 freestyle with a time of 9:58.23, Brindamour in the 100 backstroke (54.98). Kevin Smit won the 200 butterfly (1:58.93) while McGuiness won the 100 freestyle (48.92).
Duryea was second in both the 100 breaststroke (1:01.46) and the 200 breaststroke (2:13.31), McGuiness was second in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:47.85.
Tim Early was second in the 200 butterfly (2:00.44), Brindamour took second in the 50 freestyle (22.25), Tinari was second in the 500 freestyle (4:48.70), Stroebel was second in the 100 butterfly (54.03) while Smit was second in the 200 IM with a time of 2:00.62.