Friedmann won a pair of events and helped lead the Central
Connecticut women's swimming team to a third place finish at the
Husky Invitational at the University of Connecticut on Saturday.
Friedman won the 500 and 1,000 yard freestyle events to pace the
Blue Devils. They finished with a team score of 399. UConn won
the meet with a score of 831, followed by Fordham at 532 and then
the Blue Devils.
Friedmann continued her strong start to the 2010-11 season, winning two events to help pace the Blue Devils on Saturday. She posted a time of 5:00.65 in the 500 free to win by almost four seconds. She led the race from start to finish.
Later in the meet, she followed up her victory with a win in the 1,000 yard freestyle. Her time of 10:21.73 was almost eight seconds better than the second place finisher. Again she led from start to finish.
Junior Alex Czaplicki posted a pair of top-five finishes on the day. She was second in the 200 yard individual medley, with a time of 2:11.29. She also posted a fifth place finish in the 100 yard backstroke with a time of 59.60.
Freshman Helene Neuhaus also had two top-five finishes. She was second in the 100 yard freestyle, with a time of 53.60. She also placed fifth in the 50 yard freestyle at 25.33.
Sophomore Katie Lang finished second in the 400 yard individual medley with a time of 4:41.77. Junior Kristen Malski finished third in the 100 yard breaststroke at 1:09.39.
Freshman Kristina Gulia was third in the 200 yard breaststroke with a time of 2:29.03, while classmate Kasey Chilton finished fifth in the 1000 free with a time of 10:58.75.
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February 25, 2011 Swimming and Diving in Fifth Place After Day One of ECAC Championships
February 23, 2011 Swimming and Diving Receives Scholar All-America Team Honor
February 19, 2011 Swimming and Diving Takes Second at 2011 NEC Championships
February 17, 2011 Blue Devils Take the Lead on Day One of NEC Championships
February 1, 2011 Madison Vestergaard Named Northeast Conference Diver of the Week
January 29, 2011 Swimming and Diving Drops Wagner on Senior Day
January 18, 2011 Swimming and Diving Adds Karen Novak to Class of 2015
January 9, 2011 Swimming and Diving Falls to Vermont
November 23, 2010 Central Sweeps NEC Swimming and Diving Weekly Awards
November 21, 2010 Swimming and Diving Finishes Sixth at Rutgers' Frank Elm Invitational
November 17, 2010 Vestergaard Earns Fourth Consecutive NEC Diver of the Week Award
November 13, 2010 Swimming and Diving Tops Sacred Heart at Home
November 10, 2010 Start Time Changed for Saturday's Swimming and Diving Meet
November 9, 2010 Blue Devils Sweep Weekly NEC Swimming and Diving Awards
November 6, 2010 Swimming and Diving Falls to New Hampshire 190-110
November 5, 2010 Swimming Defeats Bryant 171-91
November 2, 2010 Vestergaard Earns Second NEC Diver of the Week Award
October 31, 2010 Swimming and Diving Defeats SCSU
October 26, 2010 Swimming and Diving Sweep Weekly NEC Awards
October 23, 2010 Madison Vestergaard Takes Second in the Three Meter Dive
October 19, 2010 Friedmann and Goldberger Earn NEC Swimming and Diving Honors
October 16, 2010 Swimming and Diving Tops Maine