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Boyer, Stephens Earns Wins for R-MC Men's Swimming at ODAC Championships

Joe Stephens swimming back stroke
Joe Stephens (photo by Keith Lucas)

GREENSBORO, N.C. - Freshman Wyatt Boyer (Irmo, S.C./Dutch Fork) won the 1650 Free and freshman Joe Stephens (Fredericksburg, Va./Stafford) finished first in the 200 Back as the Randolph-Macon men's swimming team took third at the ODAC Championships at the Greensboro Aquatic Center.

  • Boyer finished the 1650 Free in 16:28.51, second on the program's Top 10 list. The Yellow Jackets had nine competitors in the 1650 Free and picked up 82 points in the event. Senior Bryan McCarthy (Chester, Va./Thomas Dale) took fourth in a personal-best time of 16:56.31, seventh on the program's Top 10 list. Freshman Justin Gregory (Bristow, Va//Brentsville) was sixth in a personal-best time of 17:19.98.
  • Stephens won the 200 Back in a personal-best time of 1:51.66, second on the program's Top 10 list. Sophomore Andrew Carr (Chestertown, Md./Kent County) came in 13th in 2:08.92, 10th on the program's Top 10 list.
  • Sophomore Victor Kontopanos (North Chesterfield, Va./Home School) came in second in the 200 Fly in 1:52.79.
  • Freshman Shane Morison (Manassas, Va./Osbourn Park) placed eighth in the 100 Free in a person-best time of 48.29, seventh on the program's Top 10 list.
  • In the 200 Breast, sophomore Jason Sallade (Bristow, Va./Brentsville) finished 13th in a personal-best time of 2:26.64. Sophomore Patrick Lancaster (Greensboro, N.C./Bishop McGuinness) was 16th in 2:34.96, a personal-best time.
  • Boyer, Kontopanos, Morison and McCarthy finished third in the 400 Free Relay in 3:11.75 in the meet's final event.

1650 Free

1 Wyatt Boyer, 16:28.51, 20 points

4 Bryan McCarthy, 16:56.31 (PB), 15 points

6 Justin Gregory, 17:19.98 (PB), 13 points

8 Sam Runner, 17:36.78, 11 points

9 Matthew Parisi, 17:43.30, 9 points

10 Connor Seif, 17:56.02, 7 points

13 Andrew Carr, 19:02.69, 4 points

15 Matt Majikes, 19:47.66 (PB), 2 points

16 Oliver Allen, 19:57.14 (PB), 1 point

200 Back

1 Joe Stephens, 1:51.66 (PB), 20 points

8 Matt Howard, 2:05.62, 11 points

9 Connor Seif, 2:04.11, 9 points

13 Andrew Carr, 2:08.92 (PB), 4 points

15 Jacob Cox, 2:09.49, 2 points

16 Matthew Parisi, 2:10.33, 1 point

100 Free

8 Shane Morison, 48.29 (PB), 11 points

200 Breast

13 Jason Sallade, 2:26.64 (PB), 4 points

16 Patrick Lancaster, 2:34.96 (PB), 1 point

200 Fly

2 Victor Kontopanos, 1:52.79, 17 points

16 Oliver Allen, 2:50.38, 1 point

400 Free Relay

3 Wyatt Boyer, Victor Kontopanos, Shane Morison, Bryan McCarthy, 3:11.75, 32 points

PB - Personal Best Time

Final Team Scores

1 Washington and Lee 913

2 Roanoke 622

3 Randolph-Macon 541

4 Randolph 280

5 Hampden-Sydney 274

6 Emory & Henry 149

7 Bridgewater 143

8 Ferrum 125

9 Virginia Wesleyan 122

10 Greensboro 42