The Daily Star
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Oneonta State’s swimmers saved their best for last.
The Red Dragons set seven pool records Wednesday in sweeping a SUNY Athletic Conference dual meet — their last of the season — against visiting Oswego.
Oneonta’s men won, 150-82, to finish the season with a dual-meet record of 4-1. O-State’s women improved to 2-3 with a 145-81 triumph.
Oneonta High graduate Alex Miller contributed to a pool record in the 400-yard freestyle relay as he followed Colton Roe, Ryan Walsh and Lucas Santiago to finish in 3 minutes, 17.89 seconds. Oswego State won the event, though, because the Red Dragons swam the event as an exhibition.
Roe also had a pool record of 1:57.71 for first in the 200 backstroke. Santiago set the pool mark for the 200 butterfly, winning in 1:59.17. Jermaine Miller rounded out the record-setters with a score of 522.55 points in 1-meter diving.
Taylor Waldrop had a women’s pool record with a win in the 1,000 free (10:58.02) and Lauren Zentko did the same with an exhibition time of 5:21.14 in the 500 free. The two joined Chandler Shepard and Carly Cahill for a pool record of 3:48.25 in a 400 free relay exhibition run.
The Red Dragons are off until the Feb. 20-23 SUNYAC Championships at Erie Community College.
SUNYIT 72, Cobleskill 51
Senior forward/guard Heidi Anderson set SUNY Cobleskill’s Division III scoring record for women’s basketball with an 18-point night, but the Fighting Tigers lost a North Eastern Athletic Conference game on the road.
Anderson capped her scoring by hitting a three-point field goal with 3:18 left. That gave her 999 all-time points, three more than former teammate Chelcy C. Moore. She set the record of 996 in 2012.
Anderson’s record covers Cobleskill players since 2008, when the Fighting Tigers (6-14, 5-9) moved to NCAA Division III play.
Kady Porterfield contributed 15 points for Cobleskill, which went into halftime facing a 38-20 deficit.
Abbey Hanahan’s 21 points paced the Wildcats (11-7, 9-3).
Cobleskill will host Wells College at 1 p.m. Saturday, when the Fighting Tigers will celebrate Senior Day. The game is open to the public and admission is free.
SUNYIT 81, Cobleskill 73
Mike Marcelin scored 19 points and Alexis Nunez had 11, but Cobleskill lost a NEAC game on the road.
Jack Jeffres (nine rebounds) and Tyrone Mitchell contributed 10 points apiece for the Fighting Tigers (5-17), who fell into a 34-21 hole by halftime.
Ryan James scored a game-high 28 points for the Wildcats (7-14), who received 20 from T’Andre Richardson.