Women’s Swimming & Diving Team Wins NE10 Championship
This past weekend, Assumption College’s Women’s Swimming & Diving team captured their fourth Northeast-10 Conference Championship in six years.
The women were led by Abbey Holmes ’20, who won the 50 free, 100 free and 100 breaststroke, and was a part of the NE10 Championship relays in the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay. Holmes earned the NE10 Most Valuable Swimmer of the Meet after her outstanding performances over the four days of competition. Meanwhile, Shannon Quirk ’19 earned her fourth consecutive championship in the 1650 free, becoming the first swimmer in conference history to win the same event four consecutive years.
This is Assumption’s first NE10 Championship since winning it three consecutive 2014, 2015 and 2016. They finished second in 2017 and 2018.
Read more about the win here.
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