Mac men No. 8 in swimming

Montreal – The McMaster Marauders men’s team finished at No. 8 at the Canadian Interuniversity Sports swimming championships which concluded on Saturday (Feb. 25). It was the second highest placed school from Ontario.

Mac’s women’s team placed No. 11 at the meet at the University of Montreal.

McMaster’s best finisher on the final day of competition was Konrad Bald. The second-year swimmer finished fourth in the 50m breaststroke. Bald missed the podium by 0.07 seconds, beat out by Western’s Jake Armstrong for third.

The Marauders 4x100m medley relay team, made up of Bald, Cameron Bailey, Moustafa Ghoneim and Matt Vogelzang, finished fifth with a time of 3:42.02.