Riedel swims to All-MAC in the 1,650-yard freestyle

Max Riedel

YORK, Pa. - Hood College's Max Riedel took third place in the 1,650-yard freestyle to earn All-Middle Atlantic Conference on the final day of the MAC Championships at the Graham Aquatics Center. 

How it Happened

  • Riedel, who placed third for the second straight year, swam a career-best 16:29.61. 
  • Matthew Ball finished seventh in the championship final of the 200-yard butterfly in 2:02.70. He swam a 2:01.86 in the preliminaries earlier in the day. 
  • The 400 freestyle relay of John Foley, Ball, Brooks Anderson and Riedel captured ninth place with its time of 3:26.82. 


  • Hood's 169 points were eighth in the final standings, ahead of Fairleigh Dickinson-Florham, Lebanon Valley and Stevenson. 
  • Albright scored 740 points for a nearly 200-point margin of victory over second-place Widener. 

Recap from session six earlier Sunday

YORK, Pa. - Hood College's Matthew Ball qualified for the championship final of the 200-yard butterfly during session six of the Middle Atlantic Conference Championships at the Graham Aquatic Center.

How it Happened

  • Ball was sixth during qualifying with a time of 2:01.86. 


  • No team points were awarded during the session, which consisted of preliminary rounds. 

Up Next

The 2019 MAC Swimming Championships conclude with session seven at 6 p.m.