The University of Findlay men's and women's swimming and diving teams fell to Wheeling Jesuit University on Saturday, October 30 in Wheeling, West Virginia. The men lost 74-48 while the women fell 107-95.
Ailsa Hershaw led the way by winning three events for the women's team. She was first in the 200-yard IM (2:11.24), 100-yard free (54.30) and the 100-yard breaststroke (1:08.55).
Her time in the 200-yard IM was a NCAA "B" standard and also set the Wheeling Jesuit pool record.
Nikki Schnell-McCoy and Emily Thomas had a hand in a pair of wins for the Oilers as they teamed with Samantha Reynolds and Jillian Herbst to capture the gold in the 400-yard freestyle relay at 3:51.03.
Schnell-McCoy also won the 100-yard backstroke at 1:01.93 while Thomas was first in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 26.21.
Mallory Ament also took home a first place finish as she achieved the feat in the 1,000-yard freestyle (10:57.27) in school record breaking fashion.
On the men's side, John Bogart won the 100-yard breaststroke (1:06.88) and the 100-yard freestyle (52.92) to pace the team.
Tim Andersson-Lind was first in the 100-yard butterfly at 54.97 while David Conti captured first place honors in the 100-yard backstroke with a time of 1:00.70.
The Oilers will be back in action again on November 6 when they face Hillsdale College and Alma College in Hillsdale, Michigan.