The George Mason women won 4 of 5 events on Day 1 of the Patriot Invite, setting a school record in the 200 free relay and a meet record in the 200 IM.
Kristin Cornish swam 16:29 in the 1650 free on Saturday. That is four seconds faster than the 16:33 that she swam to win the NCAA D3 title last season.
Julian Maycock is in the midst of a gap year and plans to begin his college career at Towson University in fall of 2022.
Towson sophomore Brian Benzing earned CAA Men’s Swimmer of the Year honors after earning a 13th-place finish at NCAAs in the men’s 100 breaststroke.
Shrum, a 2008 UVA grad, will return to his alma mater after spending the last six seasons as the head swimming and diving coach at Towson University.
For those who may be unsure “mid major” refers to those NCAA Division I conferences outside the Power 5 (ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12, and SEC).
Benzing used a blistering 24.48 on the first 50 of the race to establish a lead which Sabev would be unable to fully track down on the back half.
The time was well off Cundiff’s season best (and lifetime best) of 21.98, which she swam at the West Virginia Invite in November.
Towson’s Brian Benzing posted a 54.34 100 breast on Wednesday as Towson and Loyola Maryland split their midweek dual meet.
Towson would go on to win the men’s 400 medley relay as well.
David Walton of the Bolles School Sharks has announced his verbal commitment to Towson University as a member of the school’s class of 2026.
Towson’s Michael Fazio got an Olympic Trials cut, as pros, college swimmers, and top age groupers competed at Tide’s Spring Showcase meet in Virginia Beach.
The Towson men snapped a six-year win streak by the W&M Tribe as the Tigers won their first Colonial Athletic Association title.
Towson pulled into a lead after day two of the CAA Men’s Championships, the night highlighted by freshman Brian Benzing’s CAA record in the 100 breast.
Freshman Brian Benzing was the 200 IM runner-up before splitting a 52.38 swimming breast on Towson’s winning 400 medley relay.