Jackets Open Up UGA Invite in Athens

Advertisement

BEGIN ARTICLE PREVIEW:

November 18, 2020 DAY ONE RESULTSTHE FLATS. – Georgia Tech swimming & diving opened up the UGA Invitational today in Athens at Gabrielsen Natatorium. The Yellow Jacket men are in second-place at 308 points, while the Georgia Tech women end the first day in third at 186 points.“I am very proud of the way we competed today,” said Toni M. and Richard L. Bergmark Swimming & Diving head coach Courtney Shealy Hart. “We had quite a few lifetime best and top season times.”Tech’s men set a new school record and earned an NCAA ‘A’ qualifying time in the 400 Medley Relay as they took first with a time of 3:05.89. Juniors Kyle Barone & Darren Lim, along with seniors Caio Pumputis & Christian Ferraro, topped the previous record of 3:06.87 set in 2018 by Pumputis, Ferraro, Lim and Tech alum Rodrigo Correia. “It was great to finish off tonight with the men’s 400 medley relay school record and NCAA qualifying time,” Shealy Hart added. “We are looking forward to a great meet tomorrow.”True freshman Anna Bradescu and senior Paige Gohr secured NCAA Zone qualifying scores in the 3m Diving competition scoring 307.3 and 286.4 points, respectively. “I do not necessarily think that there were one or two vital dives that contributed …

END ARTICLE PREVIEW

READ MORE FROM SOURCE ARTICLE