Hollins 2nd In Season Opener

action photo of a Hollins swimmer performing the breaststroke
Hollins finished runner-up at the Emmanuel College Invitational

Event: Hollins at the Emmanuel College Invitational (Franklin Springs, GA)

The lead: The 2018-19 swim season got started on Saturday when Hollins traveled to Emmanuel College for their invitational. The meet featured six women's and five men's team competing in 11 different events.

The result: Hollins 2nd or 6

Hollins notes:

  • Hollins finished just 1.5 points ahead of Life University for runner-up honors. Host Emmanuel won the women's, men's, and combined titles
  • In the 3rd event of the meet, the 200 Freestyle, Hanna DeVarona posted Hollins best individual finish of the meet, finishing third. DeVarona added a fourth place effort in the 100 Breaststroke
  • Hollins closed out the meet with a fourth place finish in the 200 Freestyle Relay. DeVarona joined Maya Schattgen, Emily Miehlkeand Summer Jaime to record a time of 1:54.63, missing out on a top three finish by just over one second
  • Molly Sullivan earned fifth place points in the 200 Individual Medley

What's next: Hollins will make the 45 mile trip to Lexington to compete at the 2018 ODAC Relays on Saturday, October 13th.