Women's swimming & diving defeats Rensselaer

Whitney Rosenbaum '10
Whitney Rosenbaum '10
Whitney Rosenbaum ’10 and Megan Gibbons ‘12 each finished first in two events for Hamilton College as the Continentals defeated Rensselaer 127-112 in a dual meet at Hamilton's Bristol Pool on Feb. 6.
Rosenbaum took first in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 2 minutes, 1.21 seconds. In the 200 butterfly, a time of 2:11.17 secured her victory. Gibbons claimed first place in the 50 free in 24.89 seconds, and in the 100 free with a time of 54.54 seconds.
Liz Bucceri ‘11 earned a win for Hamilton in the 400 individual medley with a time of 4:51.21. Bucceri added a runner-up finish in the 500 free, touching the wall in 5:25.72 just .12 seconds behind the leader. Lizzy Buhl ‘12 won the 200 backstroke with a time of 2:19.20.
Bucceri, Buhl, Ellie Fausold ‘13 and Jeannie Folan ‘12 made up the foursome that took first place in the 400 free relay. They clocked a time of 3:50.85 for the win.
Diane Paverman ’13 took first place in the 1-meter springboard and second in the 3-meter, earning 250.79 and 226.95 points, respectively.
The Continentals next compete in the three-day NESCAC championships, which will start on Friday, Feb. 19, at Middlebury College.
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