Graif, coming off winning the school's first women's CCSA swimmer of the week award, eclipsed the school record in the 50 free in the morning prelims with a time of 23.85. She then went on to swim a time of 23.72 in the finals last night to take first place and secure her place in the school record books.
Junior Gracie Herlong took second place in the 100-yard butterfly (58.23), while sophomore Sarah Boyle placed second in the 100-yard backstroke (58.63). Meredith Smith also scored points for the Cougars with a second-place finish in the 200-yard freestyle (1:55.08).
On the men's side, Pablo Ortiz finished second in the 400-yard IM (4:06.09), and Chris Verbonceour came in third in the 100-yard butterfly (51.26). Matt Sherrier placed sixth in the 200 free (1:41.65), and Michael McCarthy finished fifth in the 100-yard backstroke (51.99).
The Cougars scored points in both sets of relays with the men's ‘A' team taking third (3:09.85) in the 400 free relay and third (1:34.67) in the 200 medley relay. The women's ‘A' teams took third (3:33.56) in the 400 free relay, and fifth (1:50.59) in the 200 medley relay.
At the end of the second day, the men's team remained in first place with 468. The women's team was in second place behind Gardner-Webb with 490.
College of Charleston concludes action at the Wingate Fall Frenzy tonight. Live results from today's preliminaries and final events are available here.