WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Gallaudet University women’s swimming team won its season opener over Frostburg State University 106-93 on Friday night before a packed crowd at the Field House pool as part of Homecoming Weekend.
Senior Carlisle Robinson (Carmel, Ind.) led the charge for the Bison as she won three events. Robinson was the first to touch the wall in the 200 freestyle with a time of two minutes and 14 seconds. She was also first in the 500 freestyle with a time of 6:18. Her third and final first-place finish came in the 100 butterfly (1:08). Fellow senior Misella Tomita (Kahului, Hawaii) won two more events for the Buff and Blue. Tomita was first in the 1,000 freestyle (13:30) and the 100 backstroke (1:17).
The Bison will next travel to St. Mary’s City, Md., on Saturday, November 6, to face former Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) foe St. Mary’s (Md.) College and Goucher College in a double dual meet that will begin at 1 p.m.