Women's Swimming Downs Babson, 128-86

Women's Swimming Downs Babson, 128-86

DARTMOUTH, Mass. – University of Massachusetts Dartmouth junior swimmer Kaya Flanagan (Fairhaven, Mass.) captured two individual first place finishes in the 200-yard freestyle (2:09.10) and 100-yard backstroke (1:04.54), to lead the Corsairs to victory over Babson College on Saturday, 128-86.

 In total, the Corsairs won 8 of the 11 individual events and earned victories in both the 200-yard Medley Relay, and the 400-yard freestyle relay.

UMass Dartmouth junior Yulyssa Diaz (Dorchester, Mass.) paced the distance events as she earned decisive victories in both the 500 (6:10.10) and 1000-yard freestyle (12:28.20). In the 50-yard freestyle, UMD's Jenna Leanues (Lakeville, Mass.) picked up a win in 27.99, while Jillian Boyle (Westport, Mass.) topped the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1:11.64.

Sophomore Chrissy Deveaux (North Andover, Mass.) picked up right where she left off from last season, earning the win in the 100-yard freestyle in 58.80.

The Beavers' Tessa Amoroso (Rowley, Mass.) won both the diving events for the women scoring a 209.60 points on the 1-meter and 213.25 points on the 3-meter. Babson's top finisher of the day was junior Maddie Dupre (Fiskdale, Mass.).  Dupre finished in second place in both the 500-yard freestyle (6:22.47) and the 1000-yard freestyle (13:00.96).

UMass Dartmouth will return to action at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 31, as the Corsairs will host the University of New England.