Phillip Graeter Highlights GW Men's Swimming on Day Two of A-10 Championships
Junior Finished Second in 200 IM with NCAA B Cut Time
Feb. 24, 2012
The George Washington men's swimming team sits in seventh place with 138 points after two days of competition.
Graeter, who was a member of the third-place finishing 800-yard freestyle relay team, finished second in the 200 IM with a career-best time of 1:48.58, just .38 seconds behind Xavier's first-place finisher. Graeter's time was also good enough for an NCAA B cut.
In the 50 free, senior Marshall Seedorff touched the wall in 20.66 seconds for a fourth-place finish. Only .60 seconds separated first through sixth places. Junior Niklas Glenesk finished sixth in the 500 free with a time of 4:36.98.
The Colonials return to the pool on Friday morning for preliminary trials at 10:30 a.m., followed by the finals at 6:30 p.m. Fans can follow along with all Atlantic 10 Championship action by visiting the Atlantic 10 Championship Central Page to find information on tickets, directions and a visitor's guide, as well as links to the schedule of events, live video and live stats.
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