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Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Mike McLaughlin

Men's Swimming & Diving Hosts Princeton For Home Finale

NEW YORK - On Saturday, Feb. 16, the Columbia men's swimming and diving team will close out the 2012-13 regular season facing off against Princeton at 1 p.m. in Uris Pool. The Class of 2013 will be honored in their last dual-meet at Uris Pool as they look to upset the Tigers.

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The Lions are on roll coming into the final stretch of the regular season having won six straight dual-meets including wins over Army, Bucknell, Cornell, Brown, Navy, and Dartmouth. With a 7-2 overall season record and a 4-2 Ivy League record, Columbia stands third in the Ivy League heading into Saturday's meet.

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Columbia will honor seniors: Jason Collazo, Richard Fineman, Patrick Dougherty and John Wright.

Jason Collazo

 

2010: Finished third in platform at NCAA Zones, fourth in the 3m and 14th in the 1m at Ivies

2011: 6th in the 1m and 10th in the 3m at Ivies

2012: 10th in the 1m and 9th in the 3m (won the consolation final with the 5th highest score overall)

Richard Fineman

 

2010-13: Competed in fly and free events in dual meets and the ECAC Championships.

2012: President of Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

 

Patrick Dougherty


2010 Ivies: Second-Team All-Ivy, 200 free relay (2nd), 400 free relay (3rd), 800 free relay (5th), 100 back (8th), 200 back (11th), 200 IM (23rd)

2011 Ivies: First-Team All-Ivy, 400 free relay (1st), Second-Team All-Ivy, 200 free relay (2nd), 800 free relay (3rd), 200 back (7th), 100 back (8th), 200 IM (14th)

2012 Ivies: 200 IM (19th), 100 back (13th), 200 back (14th)

John Wright

 

2010: Second in the 200 freestyle at the ECAC Championships, also scored in the 50 free (6th) and 100 free (5th)

2011: HM Mid-Major All-American, First-Team All-Ivy, 400 free relay (1st), Second-Team All-Ivy, 200 free relay (2nd), 800 free relay (3rd), 100 free (4th), 200 free (6th), 50 free (9th)

2012: HM Mid-Major All-American, 200 free relay (3rd), 50 free (8th), 200 free (8th), 800 free relay (3rd), 100 free (12th), Second-Team All-Ivy, 400 free relay (2nd)


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