Tornado breaks record and Juan Somoza breaks three

Tornado breaks record and Juan Somoza breaks three

SEWANEE, Tenn. – The King University men's swimming team had a record breaking day at the Sewanee Invitational. The Tornado set a school record in the 100 yard freestyle and Juan Somoza set three school records in the individual medley events. Somoza also won the 200 yard backstroke as well.

THE BASICS
LOCATION: Sewanee, Tenn.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The relay team of Tyler Brewster, Zac Stout, Trey Doss, and Aleksandar Stosik finished second in the 100 yard freestyle relay and posted a time of 42.56 seconds, breaking the previous school's record of 42.91 seconds.
  • Somoza in the 100 Individual Medley finished second with a time of 54.61 seconds, beating the previous school record of 57.71 seconds.
  • In the 200 yard individual medley, Somoza finished second, posting a time of 2:00.75, bettering the previous record of 2:02.82. He also broke a school record in the 400 individual medley, finishing second again with a time of 4:23.96, shattering the previous school record of 4:35.13.
  • Somoza won the 200 yard backstroke with a time of 1:58.98.

UP NEXT

  • King will be in action again on November 4 when they travel to take on Carson-Newman University at 6:00 p.m.