The senior co-captain places in top three for the second time this weekend.
Feb. 24, 2001
GLOUCESTER, N.J. (www.lafayette.edu) - Senior co-captain Rob Bateman (Lebanon, N.J./Pennington) rounded out a weekend at the ECAC Championships by finishing in the top three in his event for the second time this weekend. The championships were held at Gloucester Institute of Technology and included over 600 swimmers from some of the top swimming and diving programs on the east coast.
Bateman finished in third place in the 100-yd. backstroke event with a time of 57.79 behind swimmers from Binghamton and the University of Maryland-Baltimore County. It was his second time finishing in the top three after placing in the 100-yd. backstroke on friday.
Bateman was the lone top finisher for the Leopards, who competed against several top institutions including host La Salle, New Hampshire, St. Francis (N.Y.), Towson, Boston, Army, East Carolina, Binghamton, Stony Brook, Niagara, Drexel, Bucknell, and Buffalo.
Lafayette Athletics, as a partner in the mission of the College, provides an incredibly effective learning experience for student-athletes through competitive NCAA Division I athletics. Lafayette sponsors 23 varsity sports with more than 600 student-athletes.Mission Statement | Leopard Tradition | Staff Directory | Feedback | Ask the AD
The Lafayette Sports Network (LSN) handles all multimedia elements and advertising sales for athletics at Lafayette College. LSN is the Patriot League leader in delivering high-quality programming worldwide via television, radio, streaming video and satellite.Advertising and Sponsorships | Digital Media | LSN TV & Radio Affiliates