Swimming and Diving Participates in Sonny Werblin Invite

The Central Connecticut swimming and diving team competed in the Sonny Werblin Invitational at the Rutgers University Aquatic Center on Friday and Saturday. The Blue Devils will next be hosting the Annual Alumni Pentathalon on Saturday October 18 before heading to the University of Maine to take on the host Black Bears and Northeastern in a three team meet.

Many CCSU swimmers came away from the Sonny Werblin Invite with top 10 finishes. Junior Erin Crowley swam to two fifth places in the 50 and 200 freestyle, with times of 24.85 and 1:58.07, respectively. Crowley also finished sixth in the 500 free, timing in at 5:11.81. Freshman Alex Czaplicki recorded three top ten finishes as well. She finished seventh in the 200 IM, with a time of 2:12.39, eighth in the 100 backstroke, with 1:01.25, and ninth in the 100 butterfly, with 1:00.91. Freshman Kristen Malski came away from the weekend with two finishes in the top six. She placed third in the 100 breaststroke with a time of

Two of the Central Relay Teams finished in fifth place at the meet. The 200 free relay, made up of Crowley, Czaplicki, Alyssa Carlucci and Megan McGorry finished in 1:41.57. In the 200 medley relay, Crowley, Czaplicki, McGorry and Malski recorded a time of 1:53.72.