Behrend Men's Swimming Wins at Penn State Altoona

Behrend Men's Swimming Wins at Penn State Altoona

ALTOONA, Pa. – The Penn State Behrend men's swimming and diving team posted a 170.5-91.5 win over Penn State Altoona in Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) dual-meet action on Saturday. 

Score: Penn State Behrend 170.5, Penn State Altoona 91.5
Location: Altoona, PA | Alder Natatorium

Key Moments

* Tim Compton (Pittsburgh, PA/North Allegheny) and Dan Tanaskovic (Aliquippa, PA/Central Valley) each won four events for the Lions
* Compton had three individual wins and one relay
* Compton first won the 100 butterfly in 52.66, before winning the 500 free (4:50.38) and 200 IM (2:03.90)
* Tanaskovic won the freestyle sprint events, claiming the 50 free (22.10) and the 100 free (49.70)
* Will Perham (Upper St. Clair, PA/Upper St. Clair) was a triple winner for Behrend
* Perham swam the breaststroke events, winning the 50 (28.41) and the 100 (1:02.17)
* Glenn Fowkes (Vandergrift, PA/Kiski Area) swam the backstroke, both the 50 and 100
* Fowkes touched in 25.54 in the 50 back for first place, and 55.27 in the 100 back
* Anthony Tumino (Hershey, PA/Hershey) and Jax Abele (Erie, PA/Iroquois) each won a pair of events
* Tumino, Perham, Compton and Tanaskovic made up the winning 200 medley relay (1:39.59)
* Abele, Tumino, Tanaskovic and Ryan Willis (State College, PA/State College) finished the meet with a win in the 200 free relay
* Abele won the first individual event of the night in the 200 free, touching in a time of 1:53

Next Up

* Behrend returns to action on Saturday, January 13 at home against Grove City for Senior Day. Meet begins at 1 p.m.