Warriors win nine individual events and both relays at Goodrum meet
NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. - Four Eastern Connecticut State University women's swimmers won at least two individual events each as the Warriors captured nine individual events in all and both relays at the Louise Goodrum Invitational Saturday afternoon at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's Tripp Athletic Center Pool.
At right: Erin McVeigh
In the non-scoring competition involving six institutions - four from the Little East Conference - Eastern freshman Katie King (Barkamsted) won three events and juniors Erin McVeigh (Windsor) and Michelle Schapp (Torrington) and freshman Macaire Jones (Danbury) each claimed two individual firsts, Schapp also contributed to the winning 200 medley and 200 freestyle relays and McVeigh, Katie King, Macaire Jones, junior Becky Odgers (Shelton) and sophomores Abby Arisco (Wallingford) and Morgan Charlow (Branford) competing on one winning relay each.
Katie King won the 50 and 100 yard breaststroke and the 200 individual medley, McVeigh the 200 and 500 freestyle events, Schapp the 50 and 100 backstroke, and Macaire Jones the 50 and 100 freestyle.
Eastern swimmers went 1-2 in the 50 and 200 freestyle, 100 backstroke and 200 individual medley and 200 medley relay.
Eastern opens its home season Saturday at 11 a.m. against the University of Saint Joseph (CT).