Bears Place 2nd at CT Cup

Kristen Young
Kristen Young

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – Junior Kristen Young two individual events and was part of a winning relay leading Coast Guard to a second place finish of five teams at the CT Cup.

Conn. College won with 656 points followed by the Bears (501), Wesleyan (393), Eastern Conn. (271) and Western Conn. (78).

Young won the 100 freestyle with a time of 53.34 and the 200 freestyle in 1:55.75.

Freshman Emily Benson won the 1,000 freestyle (10:40.62) and classmate Sarah Passilla won the 200 IM in 2:12.42.

The Bears 400 freestyle relay of Passilla, Young, Benson and senior Jackie Kokomoor won in 3:37.13

This was the final meet of the semester for the Bears, who are back in action on Jan. 11th at Wellesley against Babson and the Blue.