Jesse Washington and his Southern Methodist University (SMU) Men's Swimming and Diving teammates opened the season going 1-1 in dual action against LSU and Loyola New Orleans in Baton Rouge, La.
LSU defeated Loyola, who is ranked No. 5 in the NAIA Top 10 Poll, 227-40, but fell to the host Loyola New Orleans, 186-101. LSU is currently receiving a vote in the CSCAA TYR Top 25 Poll.
In his first competition for the school, Washington would finish 2nd in the Menís 200 Yard Freestyle touching the wall in a time of 1:41.46.
Washington would also finish 2nd while competing in the Menís 100 Yard Freestyle clocking a time of 46.54.
Washington would swim the third leg of the SMU Menís 400 Yard Freestyle Relay team that finished 2nd with a time of 3:05.22.