Eagles swim at North Central Invitational

Eagles swim at North Central Invitational
December 8, 2007

Dave Beyer, Sports Information Director
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The Eagles swimming teams competed across town at the North Central College Invitational - held at Naperville Central High School - on Saturday. The Benedictine men placed fifth and the women were sixth at the event. Erik Morales had a third place finish in the men's 500 yard freestyle (5:25.64) and was fourth in the 100 butterfly (59.16) to highlight the Eagles' day. In the women's 100 breaststroke, newcomer Devin Kummer was sixth (1:18.69), while also garnering a seventh place in a crowded 500 freestyle field (6:01.41).


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.