This past weekend the University of the Cumberlands (UC) Men and Women's swim teams traveled to The University of the South to compete in the Sewanee Invite. Both teams did well despite some troubles. Head coach Eric Skelly commented "We swam a little sluggish but overall I'm happy with our swimmers. We finished second at this meet last year and we wanted to reclaim the meet title. We have a lot still to do this season but we are moving in the right direction."
The Men and Women's teams both finished first winning 23 of 46 events and set several meet records.
The men's team scored 924 points overall with the first place finishes as follows:
The women's team scored 981.5 points overall with the first place finishes as follows:
UC will be back home this weekend on November 10th as they host King College and Milligan College for a meet. Swims are scheduled to begin at 1:00 pm.
For more information on the swimming program and Patriot athletics, please visit www.cumberlandspatriots.com.
Article provided by Rebecca Holcomb, UC Multimedia & Athletic Services Student Assistant