Nov 07, 2015
CHICAGO, Ill.- The Illinois Institute of Technology men's swimming and diving team hosted a double dual against Lake Forest and Loras on Saturday afternoon. Tech defeated Loras, but fell to Lake Forest.
- Tech defeats Loras 167-52, Lake Forest defeats Tech 151-92, Lake Forest defeats Loras 179-47.
Scarlet Hawk Standouts
- Julian Escasa won the 50 Yard Freestyle (22.43s) and the 100 Yard Freestyle (49.40s).
- Jay Korhonen also won two events, taking the 200 Yard Breaststroke (2:16.53) and 400 Yard Individual Medley (4:16.83).
- Michael Milici placed second in two races: the 400 Yard Individual Medley (4:26.12) and 200 Yard Backstroke (2:05.93).
- Tanner Grieve placed second in a tight 200 Yard Butterfly race at 2:06.60.
- Kevin Boldt placed second in the 1000 Yard Freestyle with a time of 10:33.33.
- Matt Schindler placed fifth in the 200 Yard Butterfly (2:14.37) and performed well in both the 400 Yard Medley and Freestyle relays.
- Connor McGuire placed fourth in both the 100 (52.01) and 200 Yard Freestyle (1:56.97).
- Illinois Tech competes at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin next Saturday at 12:00 p.m. in a double dual against Carthage and Illinois Wesleyan.