Jan. 30, 2012
FORT PIERCE, FL - Despite six victories, the men's swimming and diving teams fell in a close meet Saturday against Indian River State College, 159-140.
Czarnecki won both butterfly events, the 100-yard in a time of 50.40, and the 200-yard in 1:49.71. He teamed with Jonathan Van Zee, John Walsh and Eric Williams to win the day's final event, the 800-yard freestyle, in a time of 6:51.72, and was also part of the runner-up 400-yard medley team (3:26.16, with Pek, Alan Forbes and Williams).
Besides that runner-up relay finish to start the day, Pek had three individual victories. He topped the field in the 1,000-yard freestyle (9:52.60), the 200-yard backstroke (1:54.42) and the 200-yard individual medley (1:55.11).
Placing in four events each were two junior swimmers, Forbes and Williams.
Forbes was part of the second-place 400-yard relay team, and was also runner-up in three individual events, the 100-yard breaststroke (58.56), the 200-yard breaststroke (2:07.19) and the 200-yard IM (1:56.35). Williams, in addition to the 800-yard relay winners and 400-yard relay runners-up, was second in both freestyle sprint events, the 50-yard (21.03) and the 100-yard (47.53).
Picking up the other individual swim win of the day for the men was Van Zee, in the 500-yard freestyle, with a time of 4:46.23.
On the diving boards, Gregory Cox won the 1-meter (289.34), but finished just behind the winner on the 3-meter (310.95). Ronald Cortina picked up a third-place finish on the 1-meter board (266.47), while Nick Delong was third on the 3-meter (288.76).