The University of Mary Washington men's swim team opened the Gettysburg College Invitational on Friday night.
Senior Jeffrey Leckrone finished first in the 200 yard breaststroke with a winning time of 2:01.45, breaking the pool record and obtaining a provisional NCAA Championship mark by more than three seconds.
Sophomore Austin Farrar took second in the 1650 freestyle at 16:38.87, with senior Chris Cassingham taking third at 16:53.93. The 200 yard medley relay of Luke Bergstrom, Clark Hou, Leckrone, and Garrett Ross placed third at 1:36.64. Freshman Kolin Hoffman took third in the 200 yard butterfly at 1:56.93.
The 400 yard free relay finished at 3:14.62. After day one's events, the men sit in second place, with 241.5 points, with Gettysburg in first at 404.5, and Franklin & Marshall in third, at 238 points. Susquehanna and Dickinson behind.
The meet will conclude on Saturday.