Benedictine's swimming team at Lake Forest

Benedictine's swimming team at Lake Forest
January 27, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
(630) 829-6143

Benedictine's swimming team lost both the men's and women's cometition at Lake Forest College. Erik Morales won the men's 200 meter breaststroke (2:58.56). He also had a pair of second place finishes in the 200-meter butterfly (2:23.67) and 200-meter freestyle (2:13.95). Jim Pelletiere was second in the men's 400-meter freestyle (5:15.45). Freshman Nora Becker had a trio of second place finishes to pace the women's team. Becker swam to runner-up finishes in the 200-meter freestyle (2:33.62), 400-meter freestyle (5:27.22) and 200-meter breaststroke (3:15.30).


Benedictine University is located in Lisle, Illinois, just 25 miles west of Chicago, and has branch campuses in Springfield, Illinois, and Mesa, Arizona. Founded as a Catholic university in 1887, Benedictine enrolls nearly 10,000 students in 56 undergraduate and 19 graduate programs. Forbes magazine named Benedictine among "America's Top Colleges" for the sixth consecutive year in 2016. Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org). For more information, contact (630) 829-6300, admissions@ben.edu or visit ben.edu.