Gambardella Helps Indiana Swimming Defend Big Ten Title
After playing a successful profession as a swimmer at Guilford High School, 2017 graduate Corey Gambardella is seeing persevered success at the collegiate stage at Indiana University, wherein he later helped the Hoosiers win the Big Ten title for the second consecutive yr. Gambardella, a sophomore, took the fifth location within the 2 hundred butterflies with a time of 1: forty two.67 at the Big Ten Championships held in Iowa City, Iowa, from Feb. 27 via March 2.
Gambardella competed for the Branford-Guilford boys’ swimming and diving group for three seasons when he was in excessive school. He also swam a time of 47.15 seconds to place 18th within the one hundred butterflies, even helping Indiana guard its conference crown. The Hoosiers won the Big Ten title after finishing their regular season with an undefeated file for the second year in a row. The subsequent opposition for Gambardella is the NCAA Championships, which might be taking location in Austin, Texas, from Wednesday, March 27 through Saturday, March 30. Gambardella is analyzing media production with a specialization in documentary filming at Indiana.
He took the first vicinity at the Southern Connecticut Conference Championship 4 instances at some point of his excessive college profession. In his senior year, Gambardella completed first within the one hundred butterflies at each the Class LL State Championship and the State Open Championship, setting a country report on the Open with his time of forty-eight.14 seconds. In 2016, Gambardella competed in the two hundred butterflies on the United States Olympic Team Trials in Men’s Swimming in Omaha, Nebraska. Gambardella completed in forty-seventh location out of 81 athletes by posting a time of two:01.Ninety-six. —Chris Piccirillo