Salisbury makes a splash in tri-meet at York
YORK, Pa. - The Salisbury University men's and women's swim teams competed in a tri-meet with York (Pa.) College and Goucher College on Friday night at York. The women's team fell to York, 106-98, and defeated Goucher, 134-68, which the men's team fell to Goucher and York, 129-73 and 112-92, respectively.
Ault was the first Sea Gull to win an event by finishing the 100-yard butterfly in 1:03.11. Merget followed in the 100-yard backstroke (1:06.92), while Schult won the 500-yard freestyle (5:37.99).
The team of Ault, Merget, Schult and sophomore Brittany Steele, started the strong day for Salisbury with a second-place finish in the team's first event of the day; they swam the 200-yard medley relay in 2:04.12.
Franklin led the team in the 50-yard freestyle with a second-place finish (22.49), and Zoli placed second in the 100-yard freestyle (49.57).
The Sea Gulls will be in action again after the new year, as they travel to McDaniel College on Saturday, Jan. 5; the meet is set for 1 p.m.