Oct. 21, 2005
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – Junior Tony Burkhardt and sophomore Elizabeth Stowe posted first-place finishes to lead the Georgia Tech men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams at the Atlantic Coast Conference Quad Meet on Friday night at Maryland’s Campus Recreation Center.
Burkhardt, a native of Phoenix, Ariz., tallied a season-best and NCAA Zone qualifying mark of 341.90 to win the men’s three-meter springboard tonight. Stowe, a native of Lawrenceville, Ga., clocked a time of 10:03.73 to finish first in the women’s 1000-yard freestyle.
Freshman Noah Copeland swam a season-best time of 1:40.82 in the men’s 200 free to finish second for the Yellow Jackets. Junior Ryan Bishop logged a runner-up finish in the men’s 200 IM (1:53.14) and the men’s 200 free relay team of Ryan Riebesell, Brian Huff, Mauricio Sousa and Teemu Kettunen finished second with a season-best time of 1:24.35.
Senior diver Laurissa Prystaj tallied a score of 240.95 on the women’s one-meter board to finish in second place. Sophomore Rob Miller clocked a season-best time of 9:29.17 in the men’s 1000 free to finish second for the Jackets.
Freshman Meghan Martinez finished third for the Rambling Wreck in the women’s 200 butterfly with a time of 2:07.41.
The ACC Quad Meet will conclude on Saturday in the CRC. The meet is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m.
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