Men’s Swimming Drops Saturday Meet at Catholic

Photo Credit: Bill Wood
Photo Credit: Bill Wood

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The St. Mary's College of Maryland men's swimming team (1-6) traveled to Catholic University to take on the Cardinals (4-1) on Saturday (Dec. 7) afternoon. The Seahawks fell to the Cardinals 168-89.

St. Mary's College - 89, Catholic - 168

How It Happened

  • Sebastian Ludwig captured the first victory for the Seahawks when he swam a time of 10:52.42 in the 1,000 Yard Freestyle.

  • Peter Orban won the 100 Yard Backstroke with a time of 54.32. Next, Ryan Akhavan recorded a first-place finish in the 200 Yard Butterfly with a time of 2:02.97. 

  • Orban earned another first-place finish when he won the 200 Yard Backstroke with a time of 1:59.78. 

  • Other notable Seahawk finishes included: Nate Donoghue (3rd - 200 Yard Freestyle, 2nd - 100 Yard Freestyle, 3rd - 100 Yard Butterfly), Andrew March (3rd - 1:07.35, 2nd - 200 Yard Breaststroke, 3rd - 200 Yard IM), Anri Cifuentes Robinson (3rd - 50 Yard Freestyle), Jack Kennedy (3rd - 100 Yard Freestyle), Jacob Rosenzweig-Stein (3rd - 200 Yard Breaststroke), Ludwig (2nd - 500 Yard Freestyle), and Akhavan (2nd - 100 Yard Butterfly).

Up Next for the Seahawks

  • Jan. 4 at Washington & Lee | 1:00 p.m.

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