GW Men's Swimming Opens 2012-13 Schedule at Potomac Relays
Colonials Return to American for Tri-Meet with AU and Catholic on Oct. 12
Sept. 29, 2012
WASHINGTON - The George Washington men's swimming team opened the 2012-13 season on Friday at the Potomac Relays as the Colonials competed against local rivals American and George Mason at AU's Reeves Aquatic Center.
The Colonials opened the meet with a second-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay. The quartet of junior Jake Mortensen, sophomore Adam Rabe, and freshmen Oliver Keegan and Nicolas Aramburu finished with a time of 1:38.17.
Keegan and classmate Jordan Sharples, along with seniors Luke Quimby and Stephen Nelson, followed with top honors in the 800-yard freestyle relay with a time of 7:02.59. The trio of Keegan and sophomores Garrett Cottingham and Sean Rhinehart claimed second in the 300-yard butterfly relay in 2:42.04.
The 200-yard freestyle relay, consisting senior Alex Etz, Aramburu, Rabe and Quimby touched the wall in 1:27.11 for a second-place finish.
Sharples, Keegan, Rhinehart and Aramburu finished second in the 500-yard freestyle relay with a time of 4:11.67, and the 300-yard breaststroke relay of Cottingham, senior Stephan Franke and Rabe touched the wall in 3:08.83 for a third-place finish.
The 400-yard medley relay of Mortensen, Rabe, Rhinehart and senior Zach Peart clocked in at 3:44.85 for third place. Touching the wall in 10:04.17, the duo of junior Spencer Neff and Nelson finished in the 1,000-yard freestyle.
The Colonials return to the pool on Friday, Oct. 12 for a two-day tri-meet with District rivals American and Catholic.
Colonial of the Week Presented by Capgemini: Tommi Wolst
Wolst helped George Washington men's swimming and diving stay perfect in dual meet competition, going unbeaten in Saturday's 169-124 win over Atlantic 10 foe...
Men's Swimming & Diving Sinks Davidson
Three individual wins from Tommi Wolst helped power George Washington men’s swimming and diving to a 169-124 victory over Davidson on Saturday morning ...
Swimming & Diving to Host Davidson
George Washington swimming and diving is back at Charles E. Smith Center Pool on Saturday, hosting Atlantic 10 foe Davidson at 10 a.m.
Nachtwey Honored by A-10 Again
Peter Nachtwey of George Washington men's swimming and diving has garnered Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors for the second time.
Swimming & Diving Celebrates 2016-2017 Success
George Washington swimming & diving stayed busy on Colonials Weekend, celebrating the past, present and future of the program.
Men's Swimming & Diving Notches Record-Setting Win
Record-breaking efforts from Jake Ortiz and Peter Nachtwey highlighted George Washington men’s swimming and diving’s 185-115 win over Boston...
Swimming & Diving Set for Home Opener
George Washington swimming and diving opens its home slate with a pair of meets at Charles E. Smith Center Pool on Colonials Weekend.
Ragab Lands A-10 Rookie of the Week Honors
Youssef Ragab of George Washington men's swimming and diving has been named the Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week.