Tribune men kick off season with win over Erie

MCC Men's Swimming and Diving

BUFFALO - The MCC men's swimming and diving teams got two wins each from four different athletes en route to a 128-45 win over Region III foe Erie COmmunity College in the season-opening meet for both teams Wednesday evening.

Parker Stone, Greg Sanders, Tyler Bischoping, and Loren Searle all won twice to pace Monroe. The Tribunes host Buffalo State at 1 p.m. Saturday in the team's home opener.

Stone took first place in the 50 free (24.01) and 50 back (29.96) for MCC. Sanders won the 200 IM (2:10.32) and 50 breast (29.20), while Bischoping touched first in the 100 free (50.86) and 1000 free (10:28.37).

Searle won both the 1-meter (193.00) and 3-meter (183.15) diving events.

Other winners included Sean Mahaney in the 50 fly (26.09) and Evan Napper in the 500 free (5:41.67). The 200 medley relay team of Stone, Sanders, Mahaney, and Bischoping took first in 1:47.16.