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Women's Swimming & Diving Defeats Iona

Holy Cross Athletics   10-07-2017


Final Score: Holy Cross 166, Iona 123
Location: Worcester, Mass. (Hart Center Pool at the Luth Athletic Complex)
Date: Oct. 6, 2017
The Lead: The Crusaders beat the  Gaels 166 to 123 with strong races from freshmen Brianna Larnard and Isabella Miko-Rydzaj and sophomore Kayleigh Hoagland


  • The Crusaders took second in the 200 Medley Relay with an overall time of 1:54.19. Larnard, juniors Caroline Body and Jenny O'Brien and senior Nina Sparre made up the relay team. 
  • Larnard also captured second place in the 1000 free with a final time of 11:03.82. The freshman also placed first in the 200 fly with a time of 2:10.92.
  • Two Crusaders finished first and second in the 200 free. Senior Katie Conners finished first with a time of 1:59.98 and Sparre came in right behind with a time of 2:02.00.
  • Hoagland placed first in the 100 backstroke with a final time of 1:00.32.
  • Freshman Isabella Miko-Rydzaj placed first in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:09.79.
  • On the boards, junior Casey Sherman finished first in the 1m diving event with a score of 254.55.


The Crusaders will compete in the New England Catholic Invitational meet Oct. 13-14.