Brunswick posted a fifth-place in the men’s division at the 120th Eastern Interscholastic Swimming & Diving Championships, held at Franklin and Marshall College on Saturday. Highlighting the two-day competition for the Bruins was a first-place finish in the 200 Free Relay along with several All-American and All-American Consideration times.
Brunswick, making its fourth appearance at Easterns, finished in fifth place with 427 points, as Andover won the event with a total of 641 points. Last season the Bruins were fourth, while posting a sixth-place finish in 2018 and a seventh-place result in 2017.
Brunswick collected five new school records, four automatic All-American (AA) results and four All-American Consideration (AAC) times.
Earlier this week, the NISCA confirmed the Bruins’ 400-meter Free Relay time (3:26.41), set on December 18, 2019 at Loomis Chaffee, is a new national independent school record.
Following the event in Pennsylvania, the NEPSAC announced Brunswick is the new record holder in 200 Free Relay (1:22.28).
200 Medley Relay -DQ
Lucas Hodgson 3rd (AAC, 1:38.82, school record)
Gavin West 6th
Michael O'Malley 21st
Alex Hazlett 2nd (AA, 1:48.89, school record)
Max Meissner 5th
Marcus Hodgson 4th (AA, 20:52, school record)
Gavin Molloy 11th
Patrick Mullen 12th (51.59)
200 Free Relay -1st (AA, 1:22.28)
Lucas Hodgson, Alex Hazlett, Gavin West, Marcus Hodgson
Diving - N/A
Marcus Hodgson 6th (AAC)
Alex Hazlett 8th
Gavin Molloy 12th
Gavin West 14th
Max Meissner 6th (4:37.25)
Michael O'Malley 13th
Lucas Hodgson 6th (AAC, 49.81)
JP Ohl 23rd
Patrick Mullen 18th (59.67)
400 Free Relay - 3rd (AA, 3:02.54)
Alex Hazlett (AAC, 45.62), Gavin Molloy, Lucas Hodgson, Marcus Hodgson