Men's Swimming in Second at Mid-Cons
Friday, February 16, 2007

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Meet Results - Mid-Con Day Two

Jamie Stults set a new school
record in the 400 IM

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Gents swimming team continue to stand in second place at the 2006-07 Mid-Continent Conference Championships after the second day, ending Friday with 404.50 points.

Held at IUPUI Natatorium, Centenary was led by four second place finishes in Friday’s meet. Sophomore Chase Lambert (Benton, Ark.) and freshman Jamie Stults (Allen, Texas) both earned second place in their respective events, while both Gent relay teams took home second place behind meet leaders Oakland University.

Lambert broke the Centenary record in the 200 free with a time of 1:41.33 Friday, breaking his own school record (1:43.34). Behind Lambert in the event and also scoring top eight times, junior Dustin Myers (Round Rock, Texas) finished seventh in the 200 free with a time of 1:45.20. Myers set a new personal record in Friday’s preliminaries with a time of 1:44.78.

Junior Ross Gilbert (Flower Mound, Texas) finished eighth in the 200 free with a time of 1:45.37.

Stults took home silver in the 400 individual medley with a new Centenary record time of 4:05.80.

The Gents had a very strong showing in the 400 IM, ending with three swimmers in the top five. Behind Stults, freshman Quinn Larwood (Colleyville, Texas) had a time of 4:14.05 to take fourth, while junior Robert Hendricks (Plano, Texas) finished fifth with a time of 4:14.79. Both Larwood and Hendricks set personal best times in Friday’s meet.

Freshman Sam Hayes (Alexandria, La.) finished fourth in the 100 backstroke, breaking the school record for the event with a time of 52.07. Junior Adam D’Aquin (Baton Rouge, La.) finished seventh in the event with a time of 54.26.

In the 100 fly, Bryan Myers (Round Rock, Texas) and Wladimir Montoya (Cedar Park, Texas) finished sixth (51.20) and eighth (51.69), respectively.

To start the night, the team of Bryan Myers, Stults, Montoya and Hayes took second in the 200 medley relay, finishing with a new school record time of 1:35.09.

The team of Montoya, Lambert, Dustin Myers and Gilbert joined together to take second in the 800 free relay. The four swimmers finished with a combined time of 6:56.97.

Oakland holds the overall lead at the Mid-Cons with a score of 691.

The three-day meet concludes Saturday, with the preliminary round commencing at 11 a.m.