Smylek, Osiniak Pace Women’s Swimming to First Dual Meet Victory

Smylek, Osiniak Pace Women’s Swimming to First Dual Meet Victory

Boca Raton, Fla. Karolina Smylek and Ewa Osiniak combined for seven event victories, including one relay win, in Lynn University women's swimming's first victory of the 2019-20 season as the Fighting Knights downed Rollins 146-116 on Saturday afternoon.

INSIDE THE MEET:
Score:
 Lynn def. Rollins 146-116
Location: McCusker Pool Complex | Boca Raton, Fla.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Smylek contributed four event victories for the Fighting Knights, taking first in the 200-back (2:08.24), 100-back (58.18) and 100-fly (57.47) along with being on Lynn's first-place winning 'A' relay team in the 200-medley relay.
  • Osiniak, also a member of the 200-medley 'A' relay team, dominated in the short freestyle distances, winning the 100-free (52.84) and 200-free (1:53.48). She also secured a victory in the 200-IM (2:07.66) to match Smylek with three individual event victories each.
  • Samantha Beck also showed her prowess in the breaststroke events, cruising to first-place finishes in the both the 100 and 200-breastrokes with time of 1:06.40 and 2:25.17, respectively.
  • Clara Monges joined Beck, Smylek and Osiniak in the 200-medley relay, outpacing their competition with a time of 1:49.01.

BEYOND THE HEAT SHEET:

  • Osiniak pushes her individual event total wins to five overall after her three victories on Saturday.
  • Lynn's women's swimming program has now won its last eight dual meets over Rollins dating back to Nov. 15, 2014. 

UP NEXT:
Lynn hosts its third-straight home meet on Saturday, Oct. 9, welcoming Florida Tech to Boca Raton for an 11 a.m. start time.