@AU_SwimDive Competes at Bucknell Quad

AU's team huddles before a meet

LEWISBURG, Pa. – Senior Tori Haviland had a pair of top-five finishes, diver Fiona Caulfield had two seconds, and freshman Alex Brosvik posted three marks that were the Eagles' best of the season so far, highlighting American University's women's performances Saturday at a quadrangular swimming and diving meet at Bucknell.

On the men's side, Scott Callander earned first place in the 100-yard butterfly in 51.36 seconds to win by nearly a second. Callander, an Eagle junior, also had a fifth-place swim in the 200 fly.

The AU women defeated Lafayette, 209-85 in the event, scored as a series of dual meets. American's women lost to Bucknell and Navy, with the Eagle men dropping three decisions.

Caulfield had a pair of second-place finishes for the Eagles, followed just behind by freshman Anna Derrow.

Brosvik had the best individual finish for the AU women, placing second in the 50 freestyle. Her time of 24.55 moved her into 14th all-time at American. She also posted AU-best marks in the 100 breaststroke (1:10.26) and 200 breast (2:31.26).

Haviland was fifth in the 200 free (1:56.40) and fifth in the 200 fly (2:08.85), with both marks being AU's fastest this season. Alex Feys went 2:10.59 in the 200 fly, moving up one spot on AU's all-time list to 14th.

Abby Longstaff was seventh in the 100 back in 59.22, moving into 12th all-time, while Lily Koenig went 2:06.95 for sixth in the 200 back, the 12th-best mark ever at AU.

Sophomore Garrett Sooter had a third-place finish in the men's 400 IM, with his 4:21.24 being an AU best so far. Freshman Matt Bean posted the Eagles' top mark of the year in the 100 back, finishing sixth in 54.50.

American is off next weekend before participating in the Patriot Invitational at George Mason on Nov. 16, 17 and 18.