St. Mary's Men's Swimming Stumbles against Washington College

Nate Donoghue '21 - Photo Credit: Bill Wood
Nate Donoghue '21 - Photo Credit: Bill Wood

For Immediate Release · By Nairem Moran · nmoran@smcm.edu

St. Mary's City, Md. – The St. Mary's College of Maryland men's swim team hosted Washington College in a non-conference dual meet Friday night. St. Mary's (2-3) suffered a 116-56 setback at the hands of the Shoremen (2-4) as sophomore Nate Donoghue (Lanham, Md./Roosevelt) was the lone first-place finisher for the Seahawks.

St. Mary's 56, Washington College 116

How It Happened

  • Donoghue captured the 50 freestyle in 22.80, out-touching senior Reed Rhoads (Westminster, Md./Winters Mill) who finished in second in 22.89.
  • Juniors Peter Orban (Montgomery Village, Md./Watkins Mill) and Andrew March (Westminster, Md./Westminster), Donoghue, and Rhoads opened up the meet with a second-place finish in the 400 medley relay in 3:50.83.
  • Senior captain Colin Cassady (Phoenix, Md./Calvert Hall) placed second in the 200 freestyle in 1:51.54 while taking third in the 500 freestyle in 5:09.46.
  • March finished second in the 200 breaststroke in 2:29.09 while the foursome of Cassady, Rhoads, Donoghue, and junior Jacob Rosenzweig-Stein (Hyattsville, Md./Burke) went second in the 400 freestyle in 3:26.71.
  • Junior Ryan Akhavan (Annapolis, Md./Broadneck) recorded three third-place finishes in the 1000 freestyle (11:35.58), the 400 individual medley (4:49.20), and the 200 butterfly (2:10.94).

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Nov. 17 vs. McDaniel (0-3) – MPOBARC Aquatics Center – 1:00 p.m. 

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