Csaba Pek won two events to help FAU capture its first dual meet win on the season over Tampa at Florida Gulf Coast
Oct. 31, 2009
Winning 10 of 16 events, the Florida Atlantic University men's swimming and diving team picked up its first dual meet victory of the season with a victory over the University of Tampa on Friday in Fort Myers.
The Owls recorded a 163.50-124.50 victory in the competition that was part of a triangular meet with men's and women's teams at Florida Gulf Coast University.
The sophomores led FAU's effort in the pool as Csaba Pek was victorious in the 100-yard backstroke (52.74) and 400-yard individual medley event (4:06.25), Mikolaj Czarnecki won the 100-yard butterfly event (51.26), Ricky Duran was first in the 1,000-yard freestyle and Garret LeMon in 3-meter diving (209.25 points).
Other Owls earning event victories were freshman Alan Forbes in the 100-yard breaststroke, junior Adam Corbin in the 500-yard freestyle, junior David Rudolf in the 200-yard backstroke, and freshman Kyle Lloyd in the 1-meter diving competition.
FAU returns to the pool on Friday, November 6, in an exhibition dual meet against Princeton University at the Aquatic Center on the Boca Raton campus.