Men's Swimming

Swimming wraps up first ever meet Saturday in Bristol

Swimming wraps up first ever meet Saturday in Bristol

BRISTOL, Va. – The Lees-McRae College swimming teams wrapped up their first-ever meet Saturday morning in Bristol, Virginia. Overall, the Bobcats won five different events with three of those wins coming from the men's team and the other two from the women's squad.

The lone collective win for the Bobcats Saturday came from the 400 yard medley relay team. The quartet of John David McCray, Javier Sanchez, Arsham Mirzaei and Bailey Lupo paced the field with a time of 3:44.27.

In addition to their stellar result in the medley relay, the duo of Mirzaei and Lupo also won individual titles as well. Mirzaei won the 100 yard freestyle event with a time of 49.00. Lupo, meanwhile, won the 50 yard freestyle title with a mark of 22.93.

The women's team was led by Jennifer Paul on Saturday. The freshman from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina won both the 500 yard freestyle and the 200 yard freestyle with times of 5:38.16 and 2:05.32, respectively.

For the rest of Saturday's results click HERE.

The Bobcats will be back in action on October 20 when they compete against Mars Hill. Start time for that contest is set for 2 p.m.

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