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Van Nevel wins twice

Paul Van Nevel (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Paul Van Nevel (c) 2018 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

THE FACTS
St. Mary's (Md.) 85, McDaniel (0-4) 75
What: 
Non-Conferemce men's swimming meet
When:
 Saturday, Nov. 17
Where: St. Mary's City, Md.

THE SKINNY STORY
St. Mary's won seven events, including both relays, to help top McDaniel, 85-75.

THE LEADERS
Paul Van Nevel (Boyds, Md./Poolesville) won the 600 free (6:26.35) and 300 IM (3:17.44).
Jose Pac (Quetzaltenango, Guatemala/International American School) touched first in the 150 breaststroke (1:42.21).
• Grayson Blanchard (Germantown, Md./Seneca Valley) won the 50 free (22.67).

FOR THE FOES
• Colin Cassady won the 150 free (1:17.76), 100 free (49.11) and 300 free (3:02.19).
• Nate Donoghue was victorious in the 150 fly (1:29.97).
• Peter Orban won the 150 back (1:26.57).
• Orban, Ryan Akhavan, Donoghue and Reed Rhoades combined to win the 200 medley relay (1:45.71)
• Orban, Rhoads, Donoghue and Jacob Rosenzweig-Stein combined to win the 200 free relay (1:35.07).

THE REST OF THE STORY
Paul Van Nevel added a second-place finish in the 150 back (1:29.27).
Jose Pac was also second in the 150 free (1:18.05) and 100 free (49.29).
Grayson Blanchard added a second-place finish in the 150 fly (1:30.59).
Michael Brant (Wilmington, Del./Cab Calloway School of the Arts) was second in the 300 free (3:02.91).
Mitchell Clokey (Arnold, Md./Severna Park) placed third in the 600 free (7:04.89).
• Zach Kiick (Gettysburg, Pa./Gettysburg Area) was third in the 50 free (23.42), 100 free (52.87) and 300 free (3:09.38).

NEXT UP
McDaniel returns to action at Hood on Saturday, Dec. 1. Meet time is 2 p.m.