GW Men's Swimming Closes Out A-10 Championships with Strong Performances

Sophomore Spencer Neff finished third in the 1,650-yard freestyle with a career-best time of 15:53.34.

Feb. 26, 2012

Day Four Results

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The George Washington men’s swimming team posted three second-place finishes to highlight the final day of competition of the Atlantic 10 Championships with a sixth-place finish with a total of 401 points. The Colonials were one of just two teams to compete without a diving program.

Sophomore Spencer Neff opened the championship afternoon with a notable third-place finish in the 1,650-yard freestyle. Making his first career-trip to the podium, Neff finished the race with a career-best time of 15:53.34.

In the 200-yard backstroke, junior Phillip Graeter finished second in the 200-yard backstroke with a career-best time of 1:46.83. Graeter was edged by just .02 seconds by Massachusetts’ Hao Luong.

Competing in the first conference championships of his career, freshman Adam Rabe landed second place in the 200-yard breaststroke with a career-best time of 2:01.56, just .21 seconds behind La Salle’s Blasé Szyszko.

To close out the meet, the men’s 400-yad freestyle relay team of senior Marshall Seedorff, junior Luke Quimby, Graeter and sophomore Niccolo Wilson swam a season-best time of 3:02.44 for a fourth-place finish.



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