Amherst College 165 Connecticut College 123 Pite Posts Victories in 200 Yard IM & 1,000 Yard Freestyle for Camels

Amherst College 165 Connecticut College 123 Pite Posts Victories in 200 Yard IM & 1,000 Yard Freestyle for Camels

AMHERST, Mass.--Connecticut College junior All-American AJ Pite (Orange, Conn.) cruised to victories in the 200 yard individual medley and the 1,000 yard freestyle to lead his team in a dual meet against NESCAC rival Amherst College Saturday.

Pite triumphed in the 200 yard IM with a time of 1:55.69 and clocked out with a time of 9:51.21 in the 1,000 yard free, besting the Purple & White. Junior All-American George Tilneac (New York, N.Y.) posted a winning time of 46.83 in the 100 yard freestyle for the Camels.  In the 200 yard butterfly, senior Stephen Skaperdas (New Canaan, Conn.) triumphed for Connecticut College with a time of 1:53.73. 

In the 200 yard freestyle relay, Tilneac, junior Drake Freiberg (Glastonbury, Conn.), senior All-American Mike Fothergill (Medford, Mass.) and senior Niko Brosnihan (Troy, N.Y.) posted a victory in 1:24.13 for Connecticut College.

Amherst College won the dual meet by a count of 165-123.