Swimming swept in dual meets

Swimming swept in dual meets
January 19, 2007

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

The Benedictine men's and women's swimmers lost their respective dual meets at North Central College. The men fell by a 32-20 margin, while the women lost by a 28-13 score. Individual event winners (with times in parenthesis) were: Nora Becker in the women's 200 freestyle (2:16.66) and 500 freestyle (6:15.36); Erik Morales in the men's 200 individual medley (2:13.47), 100 butterfly (58.45), and 100 backstroke (1:05.56); and Jim Pelletiere in the men's 100 breaststroke (1:14.34) and 1000 freestyle (12:34.22).


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.