Women's Swimming & Diving

Women's Swimming and Diving Falls to Harvard, 202-98

Women's Swimming and Diving Falls to Harvard, 202-98

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Brown women's swimming and diving team dropped its first contest of the season, a 202-98 defeat at the hands of Harvard on Saturday.


Senior Briana Borgolini (Ballston Spa, N.Y.) was Brown's lone double event winner on Saturday as she took home titles in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:05.62) before securing the win in the 200-yard breaststroke with a mark of 2:21.12.


Sophomore Gina Matsumoto (Farmington Hills, Mich.) tallied a win in the 200-yard butterfly, outlasting Harvard's Danielle Schulkin with a time of 2:04.86.


Reia Tong (Bethesda, Md.), Emma Lamothe (Brimfield, Mass.), Megan Nolet (Saratoga, Calif.), and Paige Gilley (Cupertino, Calif.) grabbed victory in the 200-yard freestyle relay (1:37.94).


Gilley found success in the 100-yard backstroke event, claiming a second place finish (58.42) while teammate Emma Wyke (Columbus, Ind.) finished third in the event with a time of 59.44.


The Bears travel to Philadelphia next Saturday to battle Ivy League foe, Penn, at Sheerr Pool beginning at 12 p.m.