SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Freshman Sarah Passilla won a pair of events and placed second in another, but the Bears lost to both Springfield and the University of Rhode Island in the season opener.
Passilla won the 100 freestyle with a time of 54.37, the 200 IM (2:13.56) and took second in the 100 backstroke in 1:01.81.
Also for the Bears, junior Kristen Young won the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:58.25 and placed second in the 100 butterfly (1:00.40) while junior Samantha Kenis placed second in the 200 backstroke with a time of 2:15.08.
The Bears are back in action on Friday night at Wheaton at 6:00.