The Central Connecticut swimming and diving team traveled to LIU Post for its second meet in as many days on Saturday. The Blue Devils dropped a 110-89 decision and will be back in action again at home on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 27-28, in a home meet with the University of New Hampshire.
The Blue Devils began the meet with a second place finish in the 200 yard medley relay. Junior Kaitlyn Troy, senior Maddy Garber, sophomore Alexis Fredricks and senior Lauren Czulewicz swam a time of 1:48.40.
Junior Aidan Devers posted a first place finish in the 1,000 yard freestyle with a time of 10:32.02. She was followed by sophomore Grace Regan who finished second in 10:42.74.
Fredricks finished third in the 200 yard freestyle in 1:57.80, while sophomore Erika Maercklein was fourth in 1:58.36. Sophomore Valentina Gomez finished fifth in 2:00.31 for the Blue Devils. In the 50 freestyle Czulewicz finished third in a time of 25.28.
Garber was second in the 200 yard individual medley in a time of 2:13.09. Sophomore Keelin Kendall was third in 2:15.56.
Czulewicz was third in the 100 freestyle with a time of 54.70. Maercklein was fourth in 55.47 and Kendall was sixth in 57.95.
Troy finished third in the 100 yard backstroke with a time of 1:00.63.
Devers posted her second win of the day with a first place finish in the 500 yard freestyle in a time of 5:11.83. Gomez was second in 5:13.01. Garber finished second in the 100 yard breaststroke with a time of 1:04.95 while Regan was third in 1:09.68 and Kendall was fourth in 1:09.93.