Men 4th, Women 5th at Monroe Invite
The Alfred State men's swimming team finished 4th out of six teams at the Monroe CC Invitational. The women's team finished 5th.
Mark Pendleton (Beacon) led the Pioneers with a 2nd place finish in the 1650 free (19:42.78). He also finished 4th in the 200 breast (2:41.14) and 6th in the 100 breast (1:14.91). Jake Drew (Victor) was 4th in the 100 back (1:09.61), Josh McDowell (Wayland Cohocton) was 5th in the 50 free (24.96) and 6th in the 100 fly (1:05.96), and Tyler Easterbrook (Bath) was 5th in the 500 free (5:48.96).
The 400 medley relay team of Drew, Pendleton, McDowell, and Easterbrook finished 4th finishing in 4:23.76.
Maggie McBurney (Syracuse/Jamesville Dewitt), the lone Lady Pioneer in action, finished 5th in the 500 free (7:09.06), 6th in the 200 IM (3:06.11), and 8th in the 100 back (1:26.82).
The men's team scored 131 points on the day while the McBurney scored 24.
Alfred heads to Jamestown CC twice this next week. They swim vs. JCC in a WNYAC dual meet on Wednesday and then head back on Saturday for the Jayhawk Invitational.