Men's Swimming & Diving Beats Westminster

 Pittsburgh, Pa. – The Geneseo men’s swimming & diving team split a pair of meets at #13 Carnegie Mellon Saturday. The Knights beat Westminster 165-123 and lost 194-92 to the host Tartans.

Geneseo recorded five first-place finishes, including two by first year Kristian Tialios (Mount Tremper/Onteora).Tialios won the 100-yard backstroke in 53.10 and posted a winning time of 1:54.45 in the 200-yard backstroke.

Senior Frank Schiappa (East Amherst/Canisius) won the 50-yard freestyle (20.95) and swam the first leg on the Knights’ first-place 400-yard freestyle relay team. Senior Austin Brennan (Stony Brook/Ward Melville), first year Tyler Roth (Fredonia/St. Francis) and first year Jordan Gay (Henrietta/Rush-Henrietta) rounded out the winning relay unit.

Junior Brandon Peifer (Monroe/Monroe-Woodbury) won the three-meter diving with a score of 258.20.

Geneseo competes at Oswego Saturday.