Men's Swimming & Diving Takes Third at Pointer Invite
STEVENS POINT, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire men's swimming & diving team finished in third place at the two-day UW-Stevens Point Invitational.
The Blugolds came away with four first-place finishes.
In the 200-yard individual medley, Alex Card (So.-Prior Lake, Minn.) won with a time of 2:00.42, a second in front of the rest of the field.
Jake McDade (Fr.-Monona, Wis./Monona Grove) won the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 4:51.85 while also taking the top spot in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a time of 17:10.56, 13 seconds ahead of the second place finisher, Ben Epperly (So.-Schaumburg, Ill.).
In relays, the Blugolds' top 800-yard freestyle team won with a time of 7:16.77, almost seven seconds faster than the rest of the field.