ONEONTA, N.Y., January 6, 2007 - Springfield College senior tri-captain Meaghan O'Hara (Bedford, N.H.) and sophomore Moira Price (Berkeley Heights, N.J.) each won two individual swimming events as the Pride defeated host Hartwick College, 129-114, but fell to Union College, 133-110, this afternoon in a tri-meet at Moyer Pool.
O'Hara helped pace SC with victories in the 100 free (57.08) and 200 free (2:02.01), as Price captured the 50 free (25.63) and the 200 breaststroke (2:30.14). With the split in the tri-meet at Hartwick, the Pride moves to 4-5 overall on its 2006-2007 campaign.
Other individual winners for SC in the swimming events came from sophomore Kallie Pottle (Brewer, Maine) in the 200 backstroke (2:14.39) and junior Emily Sheahan (Erin, N.Y.) in the 500 free (5:27.36). Sophomore Erin White (Glastonbury, Conn.) won the one-meter dive with 225.00 points.
The Pride will next host New York University (NYU) on Saturday afternoon, January 13th, in a meet beginning at 1:00 p.m. at the Art Linkletter Natatorium.