Mocs Too Much for Spartans in SSC Battle

Mocs Too Much for Spartans in SSC Battle

LAKELAND, Fla. – The No. 10 University of Tampa men's swimming team suffered its first setback of the 2017-18 season with a loss to Sunshine State Conference rival and No. 9 Florida Southern College.

INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final:
 Florida Southern Moccasins 163, Tampa Spartans 99
Location: Nina B. Hollis Wellness Pool | Lakeland, Fla.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Tampa took first in a pair of individual races.
  • The Spartans concluded the meet with a win in the 200 Free Relay.
  • There were a total of 14 men's events.

TOP PERFORMERS:

  • Brady Stabler was the top finisher in the 200 Fly as he won with a time of 1:55.85. Teammate Tom Downs finished second in the event.
  • The Spartans also had a first-place showing from Marc Caron in the 50 Free with a time of 21.66.
  • In the final event of the meet, Tampa won the 200 Free Relay with a time of 1:25.97 from Caron, Aaron James, Daniel Jacob and Stefano Vrolijk.

UP NEXT:
Tampa travels to Melbourne for the Panther Invitational at Florida Tech on November 17-19.

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