NORTHAMPTON, Mass. - Behind a number of outstanding efforts, the Mount Holyoke College swimming & diving team posted a 166-133 victor at Smith College on Saturday afternoon. With the victory, the Lyons move to 6-4 in dual meet action, while the Pioneers are now 4-3 overall. Leading the way for MHC was sophomore Cathleen Pruden, who posted four wins, including three individual.
Pruden captured victory in the 1000-freestyle with a time of 10:40.33. She also picked up win the the 500-free (5:19.33) and the 200-Individual Medley (2:15.83). Pruden capped her day as the anchor in the victorious 400-free relay as the group posted a score of 3:52.81 for the win.
Craig also swam on to victory, touching the wall first in the 100-free with a time of 58.19. She also placed second in the 200-free with a mark of 2:05.50. Tyler went on to capture a win in the 50-free with a time of 25.80 and also helped the 200-medley relay team to victory with a time of 1:56.69.
Aban continued her success during the meet in the butterfly events, winning the 200-fly in a time of 2:24.17 and the 100-fly with a mark of 1:01.02. Also posting victory for the Lyons was sophomore Erica Carvell, who won the 200-free with a time of 2:05.41.
Mount Holyoke is now idle until February 21 when it opens action at the 2014 NEWMAC Championships, hosted by WPI. The meet runs from Friday until Sunday.