(CHAPEL HILL, N.C.) – The Thomas More University men's swimming & diving team competed in the first day of the Janis Hape Dowd – Carolina Invitational today (Friday, February 8, 2019) at the Koury Natatorium in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The Janis Hape Dowd – Carolina Invitational is an unscored invitational.
- First-year Justin Hailey (West Chester, Ohio/Lakota West) placed ninth in the 50-yard free-style with a time of 21.31-seconds.
- First-year Austin Smith (Cincinnati, Ohio/Elder) was 12th in the 500-yard freestyle with a time of 5:02.33.
- First-year Devon Falkenstein (Norwood, Ohio/Norwood) finished 17th in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 24.61-scoends.
- The second day of the Janis Hape – Carolina Invitational tomorrow moves to the Taishoff Aquatics Pavilion on the Duke University campus in Durham, North Carolina.