by Corey Arana
The USMMA swimming and diving teams hit the pool for the second time this season, competing at the TCNJ Invitational. The men's team finished fourth out of five teams while on the women's side the Mariners took fifth place out of six teams.
Kevin Lindgren (Palm City, FL) posted a pair of third-place finishes in the 100 and 200 backstroke. The junior hit the wall in 53.19 seconds in the 100 yard backstroke and recorded a time of 1:54.72 in the 200 yard event.
The USMMA women had its best individual finish posted by Alexandra Biehn (Burnsville, MN), who took seventh in 1650 Yard Freestyle. Jacqueline White (Oradell, NJ) came in seventh place in the 200backstroke, clocking in at 2:21.35. Emily Boyson (Garland, TX), notched a tenth place finish in 100 yard breaststroke with a time of 1:12.92. In the 200 yard medley relay, team of Jolyn Green (Riverside, CA), Boyson, White and Nina Demet (Lake Forest, IL) grabbed tenth place, finishing the race in 2:01.36.
Alexandra Biehn - 7thplace in 1650 freestyle
Jacqueline White - 7th place in 200 backstroke & 8th place in 200 butterfly
Emily Olsen - 10th place in 100 breaststroke
Jolyn Green - 12th place in 200 breaststroke