Swimming & Diving Concludes Action At Patriot League Championship

Annie O'Shea

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. - Sophomore Annie O'Shea (Washington, D.C.) set a new school record in the 200 fly to lead the Holy Cross men's and women's swimming and diving team in the final day of competition at the Patriot League Championship. The women's team finished the three day event in eighth place with 155 points, while the men's team took eighth with 117. Navy took home the Patriot League title in both the men's and women's team competition.

O'Shea finished 16th in the 200 fly with a time of 2:11.04, but broke the Holy Cross school record in the semifinals with a time of 2:09.33. Senior Maggie Gousman (Fanwood, N.J.) placed 14th in the 200 breast with a time of 2:26.58.

The women's team wrapped up competition with a school record performance in the 400 free relay. The team of freshman Kristen Desrosiers (Gorham, Maine), junior Gael Carter (Tampa, Fla.), Gousman and senior Alisha Carrazza (Boonton Township, N.J.) placed seventh with a school record time of 3:35.80.       

The men's team wrapped up competition with an eighth place finish in the 400 free relay. The team of freshman Brian Lyons (Greenwich, Conn.), freshman John Vatalaro (Strongsville, Ohio), senior Brian Livingston (Auburn, Wash.) and senior Joseph McShane (Chatham, N.J.) finished with a time of 3:22.17.

The Holy Cross swimming and diving teams have concluded the 2009-2010 season.