Benson, McGuire Lead Bears Past Clark

Emily Benson
Emily Benson

WORCESTER, Mass. -- Emily Benson and Josie McGuire each won a pair of individual events as Coast Guard beat Clark 157-69.

The Bears improved to 8-3 on the season and close out the regular season at Wesleyan with Fairfield and Conn. College on Friday night.

Emily Benson won the 100 freestyle (54.73) and the 1,000 freestyle (10:57.86) while McGuire won the 200 IM (2:18.19) and the 500 freestyle (5:20.47) to lead the Beas.

Also for Coast Guard, Sarah Passilla won the 200 freestyle (2:00.41), Jacqueline Maher won the 1-meter diving (155.26), Elena Calese won the 3-meter diving (184.73), Ashley Fuller won the 100 butterfly (1:01.36) and Sophia Furigay won the 100 backstroke (1:01.52) while the 200 medley relay team of Furigay, Alex Lombardi, Celia Marzinsky and Kristen Durham-Young won with a time of 1:56.65.