Swimming and Diving: GCC Invitational Recap

The Genesee Community College swimming and diving team kicked off it's 2013-14 season on Saturday afternoon, competing against SUNY Delhi, Herkimer County Community College and Jamestown Community College in the GCC Invitational.

Randi Rudnik and Jason Williams earned one of two first-place finishes on the afternoon for the Cougars in the 2x100 yard butterfly relay with a finishing time of 2:14.7. They joined Dakota Spink and Justin Popp in the 500-yard medley relay and took first place by more than 25-seconds, finishing in 6:08.52. Popp and Spink also teamed up for a second-place finish in the 2x100 yard backstroke relay, finishing in 2:39.21.

The women's relay team of Holly Barnes, Melanie Kinbaum, Molly Tyx and Katelyn Nice earned three third-place finishes, in the 2x200 yard freestyle relay (4:59.79),  in the 200 yard medley relay (2:27.67) and in the 300 yard freestyle relay (3:32).

Spink, GCC's lone diver, took third-place in the men's competition with a finals score of 103.80.


Diving- Women

Abbey Milliner (Jamestown CC)- 127.87

Kerri Seeger (SUNY Delhi)- 89.92


Diving- Men

Matt Salle (SUNY Delhi)- 277.57

Phil Tubbs (Jamestown CC)- 229.12

Dakota Spink (Genesee CC)- 103.80

Alex Carlson (Jamestown CC)- 93.15

Michael Cyrus (SUNY Delhi)- 86.25

Gino LaNasa (SUNY Delhi)- 75.15


Scores- Women

SUNY Delhi- 399

Jamestown Community College- 310

Herkimer County Community College- 146

Genesee Community College- 118


Scores- Men

SUNY Delhi- 417

Jamestown Community College- 230

Genesee Community College- 178

Herkimer County Community College- 98