Dalrymple Breaks 1:00 Barrier As Sagehens Cruise Past Wheaton

Dalrymple Breaks 1:00 Barrier As Sagehens Cruise Past Wheaton

Claremont, Calif. - Freshman Kyle Dalrymple (pictured) won the 100-yard breaststroke in 59.81, becoming the fourth swimmer in school history to break a minute, as the Pomona-Pitzer Men's Swimming and Diving team earned a 184-110 win over Wheaton (Mass.) on Tuesday in a non-conference meet at Haldeman Pool.

Dalrymple added a win in the 50-yard breaststroke, finishing 1-2 with sophomore Ferrel Atkins, who set the school record in the 100-yard breaststroke at the SCIAC Championships last year.

Fellow freshman Daniel To also had a strong performance, winning three individual events, sweeping the 50-yard and 100-yard backstroke and added a win in the 50-yard butterfly. Freshman Danny Villars came back on the final freestyle leg to win the 100-yard IM, while freshman Timmy Hardman won the 50 free in 22.22

The Sagehens also received wins from  junior Chris Garnatz earned a win in the 100 free. Sophomore Andy Wright and freshman Tommy Turner were 1-2 in the 1000.  

Pomona-Pitzer will be back in action this weekend for a SCIAC tri-meet with Occidental and Caltech, beginning at 11 a.m. at Haldeman Pool.