Tioga County Sports Report for Penn York Valley


COLLEGE SWIMMING: OWEGO GRAD PHELPS PICKS UP 6 WINS AT SUNYAC CHAMPIONSHIPS (2020-03-12)

Tioga County Sports Report
GENESEO, N.Y. — Owego grad and SUNY Geneseo senior Mitchell Phelps closed out his State University of New York Athletic Conference swimming career with six victories at the SUNYAC championships last month.

He won the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 50.05 seconds and the 200 backstroke in 1:53.16 to help the Knights win their seventh consecutive conference title.

Phelps teamed with Will Eng, Sam Matthews and Harry Harkins to capture the 200 free relay, clocking 1:23.29. The same quartet won the 400 free relay with a time of 3:04.71 .

In the 800 free relay, Phelps, Harkins, Sean McClellan and Matthews finished first in 6:50.94.

Phelps also joined Jack Cimorelli, Kaz Sampson and Eng to take the 400 medley relay with a time of 3:23.06.

He was also third in the 200 individual medley in 1:54.39 as the Knights swept the top three spots. 

Phelps posted 32 top-three finishes, including 15 victories, during his senior season. He was also named the SUNYAC's PrestoSports Men's Swimmer of the Week on Nov. 19 and Dec. 9.