Purple Knights Excel On Final Day Of 2019 NCAA Division II Swimming National Championships

Purple Knights Excel On Final Day Of 2019 NCAA Division II Swimming National Championships

Indianapolis, Indiana-The University of Bridgeport swimming team wrapped up action at the 2019 NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving National Championship Meet in Indianapolis, Indiana on Saturday night with junior Erik Hren (Maribor, Slovenia) plus senior Brian Kelly (Mahwah, N.J.) earning Honorable Mention All-American honors in the men's 1650 Freestyle, as Hren took 13th place (15:35.31) and Kelly finished in the 16th spot (15:39.93).

On the women's side, Mariia Rezhylo (Kiev, Ukraine) after earning All-America honors on Friday night just missed Honorable Mention All-American accolades in the 200 Breaststroke, as she finished 17th in a time of 2:18.20.

As a team, the Purple Knights men finished in 29th place with a total of 11 points, and the women were 31st with 15 points.