Penguins Open Season at BGSU Tom Stubbs Relays

Nishani Cicilson
Nishani Cicilson

Bowling Green, Ohio -- The Youngstown State swimming team opened the 2010-11 season at the BGSU Tom Stubbs Relays on Friday afternoon. The Penguins swam in a variety of relay events during the meet. YSU plays host to Butler on Saturday at noon at the Beeghly Natatorium in its first dual meet of the year.

The meet featured YSU, Bowling Green, Akron and Oakland.

The Penguins' best finish of the event was fourth in the 1,500-yard freestyle relay. YSU was fourth with a time of 16:31.12.

In the 300-yard breast stroke, YSU placed fifth with a time of 3:35.50. In the 800-yard freestyle relay, YSU also finished fifth with a time of 8:13.92. In the 200-yard freestyle relay, the Guins were fifth with a time of 1:43.61.

In the 300-yard butterfly relay, the Penguins placed sixth with a time of 3:11.17. In the 300-yard backstroke, YSU placed sixth with a time of 3:16.02. In the 200-medley relay, YSU had a time of 1:54.35 to place seventh. The Penguins were sixth in the 300-yard butterfly with a time of 3:11.17 while they were also sixth in the 300-yard backstroke with a time of 3:16.02.

Youngstown State has its first dual meet of the season on Saturday at Noon against Butler at the Beeghly Natatorium.