The College of Staten Island men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams are in action tonight against William Paterson University at 6:00 pm in Wayne, NJ. Both the men and the women are coming off of a dominant performance over CUNYAC opponents Brooklyn College and will look to pick up their second win in a row.
CSI vs. WILLIAM PATERSON AT-A-GLANCE
Matchup: CSI Men (1-1 Overall, 1-0 CUNYAC) Women (1-1 Overall, 1-0 CUNYAC) vs. William Paterson Men (2-2 Overall, 0-1 NJAC), Women (3-1 Overall, 0-1 NJAC)
Where: William Paterson University, 300 Pompton Rd, Wayne, NJ
Meet Time: 6:00pm
Last Year’s Result: Men: CSI lost 96-126 / Women: CSI lost 72-129
Players To Watch (CSI): The men will be led by Tim Sweeney in the lanes and Ayman El Haddad on the boards. Sweeney is coming off of a record performance where he broke his own record in the 200 Free with a time of 1:46.02. Ewa Wojciechowska and Kelly Walsh will need to continue their strong showing in between the lanes to steal some points away from the Pioneers to pick up their second win of the year.
Players To Watch (WPU): Brittany English and Hannah Hillebrand will take to the pool and spearhead the way for the women against the Dolphins. English posted a time of 2:13.74 in the 200 while Hillebrand took the top spot on the boards in their last meet. For the men it will be Anthony Taboadela and Nick Cowie who will likely be the top point getter for the Pioneers.
News and Notes: This is only the third ever meeting between these two teams with William Paterson winning both previous meetings.