Gettysburg Picked to Repeat in 2019

Gettysburg Picked to Repeat in 2019

Link to 2019 Preseason Preview

In a preseaon poll of Conference coaches, the Bullets were tabbed the favorite to win the 2018 men's swimming title, securing four first-place votes and 34 points.

Gettysburg narrowly edged out Swarthmore for the top spot. The Garnet earned three first-place votes and 33 points. Franklin & Marshall landed third place with 24 points followed by Ursinus with 21 points. Washington College picked up 17 points for fifth place in the poll.


Preseason Coaches Poll 

1- Gettysburg 34 points (4 first-place votes)
2- Swarthmore 33 (3)
3- F&M 24
4- Ursinus 21
5- Washington College 17
6- Dickinson 12
7- McDaniel 6


Returning 1st Team All-Conference Swimmers

Will Freeman, Dickinson, Jr., 400 IM, Haddonfield, N.J. / Pennington School

Eric Dietrich-Peterson, Franklin & Marshall, Jr., 200 MR/100 Fly, Douglassville, Pa. / Clearing House

Chris Schiavone, Franklin & Marshall, So., 200 MR, Mount Joy, Pa. / Mount Joy

Alec Wahl, Franklin & Marshall, So., 200 MR, Webster, N.Y. / Webster Thomas

Aedan Collins, Gettysburg, So., 200 FR/400 FR, Westfield, N.J. / Westfield

Ogden Leyens, Gettysburg, Jr., 200 FR/400 FR, Fort Washington, Pa. / Upper Dublin

Parker Sorenson, Gettysburg, Sr., 200 FR/400 FR, Evergreen, Colo. / Home School

Michael Lutzker, Swarthmore, Sr., 800 FR/1650 Free, Walnut Creek, Calif. / Las Lomas

Alec Menzer, Swarthmore, So., 800 FR/500 Free/200 Free/400 MR/200 Fly, Newark, Del. / Newark Charter*

Chris Smith, Swarthmore, Sr., 800 FR/400 MR/200 Breast, Lexington, Mass. / Lexington

Jeff Tse, Swarthmore, Sr., 200 IM/100 Back/400 MR, Ellicott City, Md. / Centennial

Charles Yang, Swarthmore, Sr., 800 FR, Naperville, Ill. / Shanghai American

Andrew Feeley, Washington College, So., 200 Back, Baltimore, Md. / Towson


*Alec Menzer was the Rookie Outstanding Performer in 2018