Air Force Men's Swimming Wins Intermountain Shootout
Oct. 6, 2012
For the second day in a row, the Falcons won every event. The Falcons won both relay events and nine individual, led by junior Angus MacDonald's wins in the 100 and 200 back and freshman Michael Barnosky's wins in the 50 and 200 breast. The Falcon freshmen continued to shine, combining to win five individual events. In addition, the Falcons used all-freshmen lineups to win both the 200 and 800 free relays.
Freshman Sean Ledford then won the 200 fly with a time of 1:56.96. MacDonald then won the 100 back (52.42) and later the 200 back (2:01.34).
Graves then won the 500 free with a time of 4:45.50. Freshman Michael Barnosky won the 50 breast with a time of 26.60 and later the 200 breast with a time of 2:13.17. Mitchell won the 200 IM with a time of 1:59.68 and sophomore Ryan Dunne won the 100 fly with a time of 51.44.
The Falcons capped-off the meet by winning the 800 free relay. The group of Graves, Kevin Jackson, Mitchell and Frank combined to swim a time of 7:09.56.
Freshman Dominic Vallejo also placed second for the Falcons in the 3-meter springboard diving, with 271.95 points.
Air Force returns to action next Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Denver Relays.