ARLINGTON, Va. – The Marymount University women's swimming team took on Salisbury University in its first meet of 2019, falling to the Sea Gulls, 107-96, at the Lee Center Pool on Saturday afternoon.
Elizondo continued her impressive season, as she has now placed first in all 14 races this season. She posted a season-best time in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 56.31 seconds. She also took the gold in the 50-yard freestyle (25.85 seconds) and the 100-yard breaststroke (1:09.28).
Plumley got the day started for the Saints with the first individual event, taking the top spot in the 1000-yard freestyle (12:26.53). She then took first in the 200-yard freestyle in 2:06.99 and the 500-yard freestyle in 5:38.98.
Junior Isabel Grimm added the final first-place finish for Marymount, finishing the 100-yard backstroke in 1:05.80, setting a career-best time.
Junior Jessie Bricker garnered two second-place finishes, starting with the 200-yard freestyle (2:11.08). She then placed second in the 100-yard butterfly in 1:08.91.
Bricker also joined Plumley in the 500 free, finishing third in 6:03.18.
Senior Claire Cassidy and sophomore Claudia Beuchert rounded out the top-three finishes for the Saints. Cassidy placed third in the 100-yard individual medley (1:09.88) and in the 100-yard backstroke (1:08.88), while Beuchert took third in the 100-yard butterfly (1:09.74).
In the 200-yard freestyle relay, Maytas, Alteri, and Grimm teamed with freshman Madeline DeMarco to place third (1:57.85).
The Saints will jump back in Atlantic East Conference competition on Saturday, January 26 at Cabrini University; the meet is set for 1 p.m.