Davidson Defeats VMI Men’s Swim & Dive 185-114
LEXINGTON, Va. – The VMI men’s swimming and diving team won five events Friday, but fell to Davidson College 185-114 in the Keydets’ home opener at Clark King Pool.
Freshman Jack Sheehan won two events for VMI, the 100-yard breaststroke in 59.91 and the 200-yard breaststroke in 2:12.56. Freshman Conner Jorgensen won the 1000-yard freestyle in 10:05.05 and sophomore Zach Emerson captured the 100-yard backstroke in 53.95. The 4x400 freestyle relay team of Kai Green, Emerson, Jacob Smilie and Ryan Schmitz closed out the evening in style with a victory in 3:13.67. Green took second in the 100 (48.82) and 200-freestyle (1:48.91) and Sheehan also took second in the 200-IM.
The VMI men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will be in action at home next Friday evening at 6 p.m. against Center College.