Men's Swimming & Diving Downs Westminster

Men's Swimming & Diving Downs Westminster

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's swimming and diving team posted its fifth straight win over Westminster, winning 199-94 in non-conference action on Saturday.  

Score:  Penn State Behrend 199, Westminster 94
Location: New Wilmington, PA | Westminster Natatorium

* The Behrend Lions were successful in winning 11 events on the afternoon
* Anthony Tumino (Hershey, PA/Hershey) was a four-time winner with two individual events and two relay victories
* Tumino won the 50 free (22.53) and 200 back (2:03.22)
* Tim Compton (Pittsburgh, PA/North Allegheny) won three events (two individual, one relay) and Will Perham (Upper St. Clair, PA/Upper St. Clair) touched first in two individual events
* Compton won the 200 fly (1:59.01) to edge teammate Ronan Murphy (Fredonia, NY/Fredonia) and 200 IM (2:03.04)
* Perhman clocked in with a winning time of 1:52.40 in the 200 free and then led a 1-2-3 finish in the 200 breast (2:16.42)
* Dan Tanaskovic (Aliquippa, PA/Central Valley) joins Compton with three wins on the day
* Tanaskovic led the Lions in the 100 free (50.08) and swam on both winning relays
* Glenn Fowkes (Vandergrift, PA/Kiski Area) and Ryan Willis (State College, PA/State College) finished out the scoring
* Fowkes was victorious in the 100 back (56.64) and Willis in the 100 fly (57.21)
* The 200 medley relay of Tumino, Murphy, Perham and Tanaskovic set the tone for the meet with a win in 1:40.96
* The final relay of Tumino, Tanaskovic, Compton and Jax Abele (Erie, PA/Iroquois) had a 10 second victory over the Titans in 3:22.18

Next Up

* Behrend hosts Alfred State in its home opener on Saturday. Meet is at 1 p.m.