Young Leads Bears Past Merchant Marine

Kristen Young
Kristen Young

KINGS POINT, N.Y. – Freshman Kristen Young won three individual events and was part of a winning relay team as Coast Guard beat archrival Merchant Marine 193-106 to secure a point in the Superintendent's Trophy standings.

Young won the 100 freestyle (54.77), the 200 freestyle (1:58.03) and the 100 butterfly (1:00.19) and the 200 medley relay team of Samantha Kenis, Addy Rutkoske,  Young and Patti Eidenire won with a time of 1:53.45.

Also for the Bears,  Christine McCulla won the 500 freestyle (5:30.17) and the 1,000 freestyle (11:13.82) while Addy Rutkoske won the 100 breaststroke (1:09.76) and the 200 breaststroke (2:32.63),

Cece Marzinsky won the 200 butterfly (2:19.18), Patti Eidenire won the 50 freestyle (25.73) and Samantha Kenis won the 200 IM (2:17.91)

The  200 freestyle relay team of Eideinire, McCulla, Rutkoske and Victoria Talens won with a time of 1:42.49.

The Bears improve to 3-6 on the season and are back in action on Saturday in the final home meet of the season against Clark at noon.