Men, Women Place 4th at Centre's Colonel Classic
DANVILLE, Ky. - The men's and women's swimming teams had nearly a month off between meets but got back in the pool on Friday and Saturday at Centre College for the annual Colonel Classic. The end results posted matching fourth place finishes for the two teams.
Host Centre took 1st on the women's side and Franklin College took first for the men.
Match highlights included Jake Bjork winning the 500, placing 2nd in the 200 free and 2nd in the 1650. Cody Barnes won the 50 free and placed 5th in the 100 breast. Tommy Otley placed 2nd in the 400 IM, 5th in the 100 breast, and tied for 1st in the 200 breast.
On the women's side, Kayley Valentien placed 3rd in the 500, 3rd in the 400 IM, and 3rd in the 200 breast.
The teams will get back into the Luce Center pool for their next competition as they play host to the University of the Cumberlands on Saturday, January 18th. The meet is slated for a 1 p.m. start.