ROANOKE, Va. - The Gallaudet University swim program dove back into the pool on Saturday afternoon to start the New Year as the women's swim team completed a double dual meet sweep on the road against Salem College and Hollins University. The Bison defeated Salem 55-39 and edged the host Hollins, 54-41. The two victories give Gallaudet three straight as the Bison sport a 3-5 overall record.
Junior Carlisle Robinson (Carmel, Ind.) and freshman Tong Song (Beijing, China) won two individual events apiece and were both part of the first-place medley relay team for the Bison. Robinson was first in the 200 freestyle and 100 butterfly while Song took home top times in the 200 IM and 100 breaststroke. The Bison men's swim team swam exhibition races at the meet.
GU will next be in action on Friday, January 22, as the Bison make the short trip across town to Arlington, Va., to face Capital Athletic Conference foe Marymount (Va.) University and Frostburg State University in another double dual meet. The competition begins for the men's and women's teams at 6 p.m.