#16 Coast Guard Wins Four Team Meet

Joe Rodriguez
Joe Rodriguez

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Joe Rodriguez won both the 50 and 100 freestyle and was part of two winning relays as Coast Guard, ranked 16th nationally, won a four team meet at Wesleyan.

The Bears won with 525 points, Conn. College was second with 334 points followed by Fairfield with 292 and Wesleyan with 147 points.
Rodriguez won the 50 freestyle in 21.06 and the 100 freestyle with a time of 47.63 while the 200 medley relay of Patrick Jackson, Chasse Sodemann, Tyler Dominick and Rodriguez won with a time of 1:35.13 and the 400 freestyle relay of John Feller, John Pompay, Dominick and Rodriguez won in 3:11.05.

Marshall Seguin won both the 1-meter diving event with 252.15 points as well as the 3-meter board (220.75) for Coast Guard in the win.

Also for the Bears, Taylor Rowe won the 1,000 freestyle in 9:49.49, Devin McClure won the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:43.33, Chasse Sodemann won the 100 breaststroke in 59 seconds flat, Zachary Baker won the 200 backstroke (1:55.36) and Eric Fuhs won the 200 breaststroke in 2:09.51.

The Bears are back in action tomorrow at the Husky Invitational at UConn at 1:00 where all the athletes who did not qualify for the NEWMAC Championships will compete.

The NEWMAC Championships will be held Feb. 21-24 at WPI.