Buffalo, NY – The Iona College men’s swimming and diving team moved up one spot on the second day of competition at the MAAC Championships and sit in ninth place.
In the 200-Medley Relay, the Gaels placed sixth at 1:34.41 (ECAC “A”) and in the 800-Free Relay, team placed seventh at 7:00.26.
Senior Chris Yacobacci placed fifth in the 400-IM, clocking in at 4:05.53, qualifying for ECAC “A”. Junior Nick Kotonias also qualified with a 4:14.63. Yacobacci also took sixth in the 100-Breast at 56.76 and junior Chris Giovine placed 16th also qualified for ECAC “A”.
Junior Justin Grigull placed third in the 200-Free, with a personal best of 1:40.80, qualifying for ECAC “A”.
The Gaels will conclude the MAAC Championships on Saturday at 10 am.