Panthers Wrap Up Second Day Of Wooster Invite

Panthers Wrap Up Second Day Of Wooster Invite


WOOSTER, Ohio -- The University of Pittsburgh at Bradford swim teams wrapped up the second day of action in the three-day Wooster Invitational Friday.

The Pitt-Bradford men's team sits in ninth place of 10 teams with 84.5 points while the women are in 12th place of 12 teams.

"We are getting better with every session and I expect tomorrow to be the same way," Head Coach Doug Alban said. "Noah had a great day qualifying for finals and finishing in 12th."

Noah Frederick swam in the men's 100-breaststroke evening finals session after finishing 14th with a time of 1:01.64 in the morning's preliminaries, which was over two seconds shorter than his seed time.

In the finals, he finished tied for 12th with a time of 1:01.75.

The Pitt-Bradford men's squad of Caleb Hansen, Frederick, Devyn Condon and Chris Troll competed in the 200-medley relay and finished 15th with a time of 1:44.53.

Kayla Broad swam in the women's 100-butterfly prelim and timed in at 1:09.27.

Troll and Condon both swam in the men's 100-butterfly prelim and saw significant drops in their seed times, Troll finishing in 57.79 and Condon in 57.94.

Hansen narrowly missed qualifying for the men's 200-freestyle finals with a time of 1:53.03 in the preliminaries.

In the women's 100-breaststroke prelim, Alexia Garcia timed in at 1:17.98.

Troll also swam in the 100-breast prelim and timed in at 1:06.56.

In the women's 100-backstroke prelim, Broad came close to qualifying with a time of 1:07.67.

Devin Kerr swam in the men's 100-backstroke preliminary and finished in 2:11.32.

Action in the Wooster Invitational will wrap up Saturday with preliminaries at 10 a.m. and finals at 5 p.m.