The Bryant University women’s swimming and diving and men’s basketball teams were honored with Northeast Conference Team Sportsmanship Awards for the 2017-18 season, as announced Wednesday by the NEC office.
Bryant takes home its first conference record in program history.
Elin Svard and Karilyn Quon each broke an NEC record.
Wagner is catching up to Bryant in the team standings, finishing day 2 just 9 points behind.
Bryant won both the relays on the first night of competition, and did so faster than the 2017 champions in both.
Harvard’s men had a double dual against Rider and Bryant, coming away with victories against both and winning all but 3 events.
Led by junior Jillian Rice (Trumbull, Conn.) and freshman Elin Svärd (Falun, Dalarna, Sweden) who each won three individual events, the Bryant University women’s swimming and diving team started 2018 with a 185-115 win over Rider on Saturday afternoon in Cambridge, Mass.
For the second time in as many seasons, the Bryant University women’s swimming and diving team defeated Boston College. In this year’s edition, the Bulldogs won 156-144.