Mars Hill places sixth at BMC Championships

Mars Hill places sixth at BMC Championships

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - The Mars Hill men's swim team placed sixth overall on the final day of the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Championships with 498 points.

Angel Regalado placed fifth and swam a national qualifying time of 16:02.26 in the 1650 yard freestyle race. Teammate Matt Walker placed eighth in the event, recording a time of 16:27.86.

In the consolation final of the 200 yard backstroke, Brendan Cyprianos swam a time of 1:53.59 to finish fourth. The time was good for 12th overall. Harrison Butler placed 20th overall.

Vitor Goncalves placed seventh in the consolation final of the 100 yard freestyle with a time of 46.38. Erwin Ortiz, in the bonus final, finished second and 18th overall.

Andy Disco placed 12th overall in the 200 yard breaststroke with a time of 2:10.26.

The team of Cyprianos, Goncalves, Ortiz and Michael Piumelli swam 3:11.17 in the 400 yard freestyle to finish eighth in the event.

To view Saturday's results, please click here.

To view the full results of the championships, please click here.

Mars Hill returns to Charlotte on Friday, February 23 to take part in the Royal Open.