Jan. 31, 1998
Notre Dame Wins Sixth Straight Dual Meet
CLEVELAND -- The Notre Dame Men's Swimming and Diving team beat Cleveland State this afternoon by a score of 143 - 94. The win marked the sixth consecutive win for the Irish since their narrow defeat at the hands of TCU back in November. Notre Dame improves their record to 9-1 with the win.
Junior Scott Zumbach continued his winning ways winning both the 200 Individual Medley (1:54.20) and the 200 Butterfly (1:52.84). Notre Dame dominated the meet in the sprint events where they captured the top three spots in both the 50 and 100 freestyle. In the 50 freestyle, freshman Russell Preston captured first with a time of 21.91, followed by Mike Doyle (21.93) and Vince Kuna(21.98). Ray Fitzpatrick took first in the 100 Freestyle (47.69), with Preston (47.78) and Ron Royer right behind him.
Notre Dame comes home to take on St. Bonaventure next Saturday, February 7th.