Diplomats Third After Day One at Gettysburg

Diplomats Third After Day One at Gettysburg


GETTYSBURG, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's women's swimming team finished third after the first day of competition at the Gettysburg Invite on Friday evening. F&M tallied 241 points with top finished from Grace Pereles, Anna Hess, and Katherine Hirsch. Mary Washington led the six schools with 401 points. 

Top Finishers (Individual)

Grace Pereles

            1,650-yard Freestyle – Second – 18:09.17 

Anna Hess

            200-yard Backstroke – Third – 2:09.26 

Katherine Hirsch

            100-yard Freestyle – Third – 54.68

Melissa Mullin

            200-yard Breastroke – Fifth – 2:33.76

Kellen McDonald

            200-yard Butterfly – Sixth – 2:16.58

Janashree Jonnalagadda

            200-yard Backstroke – Eighth – 2:11.81

Top Finishers (Relay)

200-yard Medley (Hess, Wall, Williamson, Pavlov) – Fourth – 1:51.87 

400-yard Freestyle (Hirsch, Johnson, Pereles, Pavlov) – Fourth – 3:44.26

Up Next: The Diplomats return to the pool for preliminaries Saturday morning at 10:00 a.m. with the finals slated to start at 5:00 p.m.