Swimming and Diving Defeats Assumption 162-115 in Impressive Team Win

Swimming and Diving Defeats Assumption 162-115 in Impressive Team Win

MILFORD, Conn.-The Sacred Heart University Swimming and Diving team defeated Assumption College by a final score of 162-115. Juniors Lauren Somers and Kim Hylan each had amazing days in the pool as Somers won three events while Hylan claimed two individual events as well as the a relay victory. The team returns to action on Friday, Nov. 30 when the team heads to ECAC Winter Championships.  

Hylan was double winner in 200 freestyle and 200 backstroke, and was also a part of winning 200 freestyle relay. Junior Lauren Somers was a triple winner in 100 breaststroke, 50 and 100 freestyle, and part of winning 200 free relay. 

Somers and freshman Nicole Tingley teamed up twice to take the top two spots in both the 50 and 100 freestyles. The 100 freestyle was a full sweep for Sacred Heart with Grace Bergstrom rounding out 3rd. Sacred Heart also took 1st and 2nd in the 100 breaststroke (Somers & Pusateri) and the 100 butterfly (Emily Peter & Taylor Eck).



Taylor Eck 1st- 100 backstroke 1:00.80 2nd- 100 butterfly 1:00.08

Lauren Somers 1st- 100 breaststroke 1:09.83

Julia Pusateri 2nd- 100 breaststroke 1:10.59

Kim Hylan 1st- 200 backstroke 2:14.87

Emily Peter 1st- 100 butterfly 59.25

Nicole Tingley 1st- 200 IM 2:13.68


Freestyles:( for your references 50-200)

Kim Hylan 1st- 200 freestyle 2:01.52

Grace Bergstrom 3rd- 200 freestyle 2:01.91

3rd- 100 freestyle 56.27

Lauren Somers 1st- 50 freestyle 24.50

1st- 100 freestyle 53.12

Nicole Tingley 2nd- 50 freestyle 25.32

2nd-100 freestyle 54.96

Freestyles Distance 500 & 1000

Margaret Flaherty 2nd 1000 freestyle 11:09.23

2nd 500 freestyle 5:22.73



Megan McLaughlin 1st

Molly Martin 2nd

Alex Bonanno 3rd



200 Medley Relay

1st- (Eck, Pusateri, Peter, Tingley) 1:51.84

200 Freestyle Relay

1st- (Peter, Hylan, Bergstrom, Somers) 1:41.11