NEW ROCHELLE, NY - The WestConn women's swimming and diving squad improved to 3-4 overall after downing John Jay College, 98-96, and host The College of New Rochelle, 123-56, in a tri-meet on Thursday night. The pair of victories extends the Colonials' win streak to three meets.
"We were able to excel in the back half of the meet to clinch the win against John Jay. It was a great start to our long weekend of meets," stated WestConn head coach Jill Cook.
Later in the tri-meet, Rachel Peet (New Fairfield, CT) and Oliva Wright (East Hartford, CT) captured first and second place, respectively, in the 100-yard freestyle. Peet touched the wall at 1:00.87 while Wright followed at 1:02.50.
Annelise Alfieri (Southington, CT) earned a first-place finish in the 500-yard freestyle, clocking in at 6:26.03.
WestConn continues its busy week with a dual meet at Westfield State University on Saturday at 1 pm, then host Plymouth State University on Sunday, January 28 at 1 pm.