The University of Findlay men's and women's swimming and diving teams lost to Grand Valley State University on Saturday, January 15 in Sink Natatorium. The men fell 167-25 while the women lost a 146-67 decision.
On the women's side, Ailsa Hershaw finished first in the 100-yard freestyle after crossing the line in 54.93, second in the 200-yard freestyle (1:58.22) and second in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:11.68).
Maddie Bell won the 1-meter dive at 217.28 and finished second in the 3-meter with 199.58 points.
Tanya Tikhonova took second in the 200-yard IM at 2:15.38, second in the 100-yard butterfly (1:01.65) and teamed with Jill Herbst, Nikki Schnell-McCoy and Samantha Reynolds to place second in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:49.30).
Schnell-McCoy was also second in the 100-yard backstroke at 1:02.44 while Mallory Ament finished second in the 500-yard freestyle at 5:29.43 and second in the 1000-yard freestyle at 11:11.56.
On the men's side, David Conti was second in the 200-yard IM at 2:05.52 and also took second in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 59.38.
John Bogart added a second place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:06.55) while Conti took third in the same event at 1:06.87.
Bogart was also third in the 50-yard freestyle (23.81) while Tim Andersson-Lind was third in the 100-yard butterfly (54.99).
The Oilers will be back in action again on January 21 when they host Ohio Wesleyan at 6 pm.