Greyhounds sixth in Northeast-10 swim championship

February 8, 2010

NEW HAVEN, Conn. --- The Assumption College womens swim team led by freshman JEN RYAN (Weston, FL/Saint Thomas Aquinas), sophomore JILL CAPADANNO (Dracut, MA/Dracut) and freshman AMANDA GUY (Lakeville, MA/Apponequet) finished sixth in the Northeast-10 Conference championship this weekend hosted by Southern Connecticut State University.

Southern Connecticut won the conference title with 988.50 points followed by Saint Rose (732.50), Le Moyne (524.00), Bentley (483.00), Pace (387.00), Assumption (306.00), Saint Michael's (271) and Adelphi (164). The Greyhounds, in their second year at the intercollegiate level, scored 251 points last year while finishing seventh.

Ryan led the individual point totals for the Greyhounds with 59.5 points with three career bests and a team individual record performance in the 200 yard individual medley event (2:16.72). She also had career bests in the 400-yard individual medley (4:58.83) and the 200-yard butterfly (2:19.90).

Capadanno scored 54.0 points and tied her career bests in both the 100-yard buttefly (1:03.44) and the 200-yard butterfly (2:19.36). Guy set a pair of team records in the 200-yard freestyle (2:01.57) and the 500-yard freestyle (5:23.18) events and also swam a career-best in the 100-yard freestyle (57.86) event.

Guy, Capadanno, Ryan and senior SHANNON MURTAGH (Cranston, RI/Cranston) set the team mark in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:46.53). Guy, Bessette, Capadanno and Murtagh set a team record in the 200-yard medley relay (2:00.62).

The Greyhounds will conclude their season at the New England Intercollegiate Swimming and Diving Championships, February 19-21, at the Upper Vermont Athletic Club in White River Junction, VT.


FINAL TEAM STANDINGS

1, Southern Connecticut State (988.50); 2, Saint Rose (732.50);

3, Le Moyne (524.00); 4, Bentley (483.00); 5, Pace (387.00);

6, Assumption (306.00); 7, Saint Michael's (271.00); 8, Adelphi (164.00)


DANIELLE BESSETTE (22.5 points) (Fr., Cumberland, RI/Bishop Feehan): 50-yard freestyle prelim (28.05); 10, 100-yard breaststroke (1:15.00) (7 points) (CAREER BEST); 100-yard breaststroke prelim (1:15.24); 14, 200-yard freestyle relay (1:51.27) (1.5 points); 13, 400-yard medley relay (4:31.47) (2 points); 6, 200-yard medley relay (2:00.62) (6.5 points); 7, 400-yard freestyle relay final (3:59.99) (6 points)

JILL CAPADANNO (54.0 points) (So., Dracut, MA/Dracut): 14, 500-yard freestyle final (5:36.58) (3 points): 500-yard freestyle prelim (5:36.20); 8, 100-yard butterfly (1:03.75) (11 points); 100 yard butterfly prelim (1:03.44 (tied CAREER BEST); 6, 200 yard freestyle relay (1:46.53) (6.5 points); 5, 800-yard freestyle relay (8:24.81) (7 points); 7, 400-yard medley relay (4:20.71) (6 points); 6, 200 yard medley relay (2:00.62) (6.5 points); 5, 200-yard butterfly final (2:22.22) (14 points); 6, 200-yard butterfly prelim (2:19.36) (tied CAREER BEST)

CAROLINA CORREA (3.5 points) (Fr., Pawtucket, RI/Charles Shea): 50-yard freestyle prelim (28.54); 100-yard backstroke prelim (1:08.42) (CAREER BEST); 13, 400-yard medley relay (4:31.47) (2 points); 13, 200-yard medley relay (2:05.19) (2 points); 26, 200-yard backstroke prelim (2:32.60)

KENDELL DUNPHY (So., Wareham, MA/Wareham): 33, 500-yard freestyle prelim (6:08.60) (CAREER BEST); 200 yard freestyle prelim (2:20.23); 20, 1,650-yard freestyle (20:49.93) (CAREER BEST)

JILL FOLEY (5.0 points) (Jr., Northampton, MA/Northampton); 200-yard individual medley prelim (2:36.41) (CAREER BEST); 400-yard individual medley prelim (5:43.09); 12, 200-yard butterfly final (2:35.37) (5 points) (CAREER BEST); 11, 200-yard butterfly prelim (2:36.09)

HAYLEY GROSSMAN (Fr., Barrington, RI/Barrington): 50-yard freestyle prelim (30.29); 200-yard freestyle prelim (2:22.91); 31, 100-yard freestyle prelim (1:06.41)

AMANDA GUY (49.0 points) (Fr., Lakeville, MA/Apponequet): 11, 500-yard freestyle final (5:24.51) (6 points); 500 yard freestyle prelim (5:23.18) (CAREER BEST) (TEAM RECORD); 8, 200-yard freestyle (2:04.26) (11 points) (CAREER BEST) (TEAM RECORD); 6, 200-yard freestyle relay (1:46.53) (6.5 points); 5, 800-yard freestyle relay (8:24.81) (7 points); 7, 400-yard medley relay (4:20.71) (6 points); 6, 200-yard medley relay (2:00.62) (6.5 points); 11, 100-yard freestyle final (57.86) (6 points) (CAREER BEST); 13, 100 yard freestyle prelim (58.11)

KATIE JANKOWSKI (10.0 points) (Fr., Walpole, MA/Walpole): 16, 200-yard individual medley final (2:27.26) (1 point) (CAREER BEST); 200-yard individual medley prelim (2:28.27); 16, 200-yard freestyle (2:09.62) (1 point); 200-yard freestyle prelim (2:07.90) (CAREER BEST); 14, 200-yard freestyle relay (1:51.27) (1.5 points); 12, 800-yard freestyle relay (8:46.97) (2.5 points); 13, 400-yard medley relay (4:31.47) (2 points); 13, 200-yard medley relay (2:05.19) (2 points); 19, 100-yard freestyle prelim (59.03)

KASEY LA LIBERTE (9.5 points) (Fr., Pawtucket, RI/Bishop Feehan): 50-yard freestyle prelim (28.74); 15, 100-yard breaststroke (1:18.98) (2 points); 100-yard breaststroke prelim (1:18.14) (CAREER BEST); 14, 200-yard freestyle relay (1:51.27) (1.5 points); 13, 200-yard medley relay (2:05.19) (2 points); 14, 200-yard breaststroke (2:55.45) (3 points) (CAREER BEST); 15, 200 yard breaststroke prelim (2:58.05); 15, 400-yard freestyle relay final (4:06.44) (1 point)

KERI LA MONTAGNE (7.0 points) (Fr., Manchester, NH/Trinity); 100-yard breaststroke prelim (1:22.11) (CAREER BEST); 14, 200-yard freestyle relay (1:51.27) (1.5 points); 12, 800 yard freestyle relay (8:46.97) (2.5 points); 15, 200-yard breaststroke (2:58.79) (2 points); 14, 200-yard breaststroke (2:56.96); 15, 400-yard freestyle relay final (4:06.44) (1 point)

LAURA MICCICHE (3.5 points) (Sr., Framingham, MA/Framingham): 28, 500-yard freestyle prelim (5:54.84) (CAREER BEST); 200-yard freestyle prelim (2:13.99) (CAREER BEST); 12, 800-yard freestyle relay (8:46.97) (2.5 points); 18, 1,650 yard freestyle (20:21.12) (CAREER BEST); 15, 400-yard freestyle relay final (4:06.44) (1 point)

SHANNON MURTAGH (22.0 points) (Sr., Cranston, RI/Cranston): 15, 50-yard freestyle (26.68) (2 points) (CAREER BEST); 50-yard freestyle prelim (27.04); 100-yard breaststroke prelim (1:20.84); 6, 200-yard freestyle relay (1:46.53) (6.5 points); 6, 200-yard medley relay (2:00.62) (6.5 points); 16, 100-yard freestyle final (59.95) (1 point); 16, 100-yard freestyle prelim (58.89) (CAREER BEST); 7, 400-yard freestyle relay final (3:59.99) (6 points)

KAITLIN OWEN (32.0 points) (Fr., Bridgewater, MA/Coyle Cassidy): 16, 500-yard freestyle final (5:38.04) (1 point): 500 yard freestyle prelim (5:36.69); 10, 400-yard individual medley (4:59.76) (7 points); 400-yard individual medley prelim (5:00.09); 5, 800-yard freestyle relay (8:24.81) (7 points); 7, 400-yard medley relay (4:20.71) (6 points); 12, 1,650-yard freestyle (19:33.10) (5 points); 7, 400-yard freestyle relay final (3:59.99) (6 points)

CHRISTINA PHILLIPS (Sr., Holbrook, MA/Fontbonne Academy): 50-yard freestyle prelim (30.28) (CAREER BEST); 200-yard freestyle prelim (2:31.67); 33, 100-yard freestyle prelim (1:07.39)

COLLEEN QUINN (Sr., Alameda, CA/North Reading, MA): 50-yard freestyle prelim (31.78) (CAREER BEST); 200 yard freestyle prelim (2:28.55) (CAREER BEST); 19, 200-yard breaststroke prelim (3:19.16)

JENNIFER RYAN (59.5 points) (Fr., Weston, FL/Saint Thomas Aquinas): 7, 200-yard individual medley final (2:16.93) (12 points); 200-yard individual medley prelim (2:16.72) (CAREER BEST) (TEAM RECORD); 9, 400-yard individual medley (4:54.83) (9 points); 400-yard individual medley prelim (4:58.47) (CAREER BEST); 6, 200-yard freestyle relay (1:46.53) (6.5 points); 5, 800-yard freestyle relay (8:24.81) (7 points); 7, 400-yard medley relay (4:20.71) (6 points); 6, 200-yard butterfly final (2:23.28) (13 points); 6, 200-yard butterfly prelim (2:19.90) (CAREER BEST); 7, 400-yard freestyle relay final (3:59.99) (6 points)

CARLY SURETTE (Fr., Chelmsford, MA/Chelmsford): 50-yard freestyle prelim (30.18) (CAREER BEST); 200-yard freestyle prelim (2:23.73); 30, 100-yard freestyle prelim (1:06.34) (CAREER BEST)

JESSICA WOLTER (27.5 points) (Jr., Stonington, CT/Stonington): 15, 200-yard individual medley final (2:27.13) (2 points) (CAREER BEST); 200-yard individual medley prelim (2:28.28); 11, 100-yard butterfly (1:06.29) (6 points); 100-yard butterfly prelim (1:05.71) (CAREER BEST); 12, 800-yard freestyle relay (8:46.97) (2.5 points); 13, 400-yard medley relay (4:31.47) (2 points); 13, 200-yard medley relay (2:05.19) (2 points); 7, 200-yard butterfly final (2:28.23) (12 points); 6, 200-yard butterfly prelim (2:29.06); 15, 400-yard freestyle relay final (4:06.44) (1 point)


RELAY RESULTS

200-yard freestyle (32.0 points)

6, Amanda GUY, Jill CAPADANNO, Jen RYAN, Shannon MURTAGH, 1:46.53 (26 points) (TEAM RECORD)

14, Katie JANKOWSKI, Keriann LAMONTAGNE, Kasey LALIBERTE, Danielle BESSETTE, 1:51.27 (6 points)

400-yard freestyle (24 points)

7, Jen RYAN, Kaitlin OWEN, Shannon MURTAGH, Danielle BESSETTE, 3:59.99 (24 points)

15, Keriann LAMONTAGNE, Jess WOLTER, Kasey LALIBERTE, Laura MICCICHE, 4:06.44 (4 points)

800-yard freestyle (38.0 points)

5, Jen RYAN, Amanda GUY, Jill CAPADANNO, Kaitlin OWEN, 8:24.81 (28 points)

12, Katie JANKOWSKI, Jess WOLTER, Keriann LAMONTAGNE, Laura MICCICHE, 8:46.97 (10 points)

400-yard medley (30.0 points)

7, Kaitlin OWEN, Jen RYAN, Jill CAPADANNO, Amanda GUY, 4:20.71 (24 points);

14, Carolina CORREA, Danielle BESSETTE, Jess WOLTER, Katie JANKOWSKI, 4:31.47 (6 points)

200-yard medley (34.0 points)

6, Amanda GUY, Danielle BESSETTE, Jill CAPADANNO, Shannon MURTAGH, 2:00.62 (26 points) (TEAM RECORD)

13, Carolina CORREA, Kasey LALIBERTE, Jess WOLTER, Katie JANKOWSKI, 2:05.19 (8 points)