#22 Knights Beat Oswego 146-139 In Men's Swimming & Diving

Oswego, N.Y. – The Geneseo men’s swimming & diving team (7-5), ranked 22nd by CollegeSwimming.com, posted a 146-139 win at Oswego, buoyed by 10 first-place finishes.

Junior Brandon Peifer (Monroe/Monroe-Woodbury) swept the diving events, scoring 246.85 on the 1-meter board and 283.40 in the 3-meter competition.

The foursome of first year Kristian Tialios (Mount Tremper/Onteora), junior Paul Jennings (East Northport/Elwood-John Glenn), first year Yonghoon Jun (Nanuet/Tappan Zee) and senior Frank Schiappa (East Amherst/Canisius) won the 400-yard medley relay in 3:41.19.

Tialios placed first in the 200-yard butterfly (2:05.84), Jun won the 50-yard freestyle (22.37) and Schiappa finished first in the 100-yard freestyle (47.61).

Four other Knights were individual winners: first year Jordan Gay (Henrietta/Rush-Henrietta) in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.25), sophomore John Nasky (Rochester/Brighton) in the 1,000-yard freestyle (10:03.81), first year Justin Ongkingco (Watertown/Watertown) in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:21.82) and Brian Yale in the 100-yard backstroke (55.32).

The Knights return to action Saturday, taking on Buffalo State in a meet at the University at Buffalo.