ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Nov. 2 - The Erie Community College swimming and diving teams opened the 2011-12 season with a double dual at Monroe Community College. Monroe CC defeated ECC 90-12 on the men's side and 90-30 on the women's. Jamestown Community College also downed the Kats, 97-22, on the men's, and 99-36 on the women's.
Sophomore Brett Farrell (Derby, N.Y./Lakeshore Central) finished second in the men's 50 freestyle with a time of 23.33 seconds. He was also second in the 100 freestyle at 51.66 seconds.
On the women's side, Maria Cirello (Lockport, N.Y./Lockport) placed second in the 100 backstroke (1:30.18) and 500 freestyle (6:16.15).
ECC will compete in Saturday's Genesee Community College Invitational. Action starts at 1 p.m.