Rogers nabs two wins

Patrick Rogers  2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Patrick Rogers 2011 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

CARLISLE, Pa. – Dickinson won the first eight events of the day to defeat McDaniel 125-68 in Centennial Conference (CC) men's swimming action on Saturday.

Patrick Rogers (Landisville, Pa./Hempfield) led the Green Terror (1-6, 0-4 CC) with two wins on the day, including touching first in the 500 freestyle.

Jason Adams won three times to pace the Red Devils (8-0, 2-0 CC), who remained undefeated in the dual-meet season.

Adams took individual wins in the 200 IM (2:03.30) and 100 freestyle (48.80) and led off the 200 medley relay, teaming with Ed Barnard, Cris Miranda and Zach Yocum to win in a time of 1:39.59.

Rogers won the 500 freestyle in a time of 5:12.43 and was part of the 200 free relay, which was victorious in a time of 1:38.69. He was also second in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:52.45.

Stephen Hoyt (Glastonbury, Conn./Glastonbury), Joseph Odierno (Deale, Md./Southern) and Jason Harder (Philadelphia, Pa./Pennington) joined Rogers on the winning relay.

James Eu (Reston, Va./Hargrave Military Academy) added a win in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:06.53.

Bryan Nuckles (Suffolk, Va./Nansemond-Suffolk Academy) finished second in the 100 freestyle with a time of 49.41 seconds while Jono Leafblad (Garnee, Ill./Warren Twp.) was second in the 100 breaststroke (1:10.06) behind his teammate.

Miranda added a second win for Dickinson, touching first in the 100 butterfly with a time of 55.07.

The Green Terror returns to action at home against Franklin & Marshall on Friday. Meet time is 6 p.m.

Dickinson 125, McDaniel 68

Event Winners: 200 Medley Relay – Dickinson A (Jason Adams, Ed Barnard, Cris Miranda, Zach Yocum) 1:39.59; 1000 Freestyle – Andrew Shine (D) 10:31.78, 200 Freestyle – Brandon Gauthier (D) 1:52.19; 50 Freestyle – Doug Murray (D) 21.15; 200 IM – Adams (D) 2:03.30; 100 Butterfly – Miranda (D) 55.07; 100 Freestyle – Adams (D) 48.80; 100 Backstroke – Micah Smith (D) 55.94; 500 Freestyle – Patrick Rogers (M) 5:12.43; 100 Breaststroke – James Eu (M) 1:06.53^; 200 Freestyle Relay – McDaniel A (Stevie Hoyt, Rogers, Joe Odierno, Jason Harder) 1:38.69^.

^ Dickinson swam event as exhibition