Pone, Baker Named A-10 Swimming & Diving Performers of the Week
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – George Washington junior Emils Pone and Massachusetts senior Ansley Baker
Pone helped the Colonials to a third-place finish at the TYR Fall Classic hosted by Florida International. In this meet, each team could enter one swimmer in the A final and one in the B final in each event. Pone placed third in the 400-yard individual medley with a time of 4:06.10 and the 200-yard individual medley with a time of 1:54.08. He had a fourth-place finish in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 1:52.34 and won the B final in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 50.32. Pone also helped the Colonials to a second-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay and a third-place finish in the 400-yard medley relay.
Baker won two events and added three runner-up finishes at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invitational. She set a new meet record with a time of 51.62 in the 100-yard freestyle, missing out on the pool record by 0.03 seconds. Baker also won the 50-yard freestyle with a top swim of 23.76, was runner-up in the 100-yard breaststroke, and helped UMass to runner-up finishes in three relays and a third-place finish in the 200-yard medley relay.
Bielobradek claimed a first-place finish on the 3-meter diving board with a score of 252.05 and a second-place finish on the 1-meter board with a score of 254.60 to help the Bonnies to a victory at the Justin Jennings Memorial Invite.
Moussier helped George Washington to a fourth-place finish at the TYR Fall Classic hosted by Florida International. She placed fourth in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:01.77, and second in the B final in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:53.53.