Oilers Defeat Storm on Saturday

Oilers Defeat Storm on Saturday


The University of Findlay men's and women's swimming and diving teams defeated Lake Erie College on Saturday, October 22 in Sink Natatorium.  The men's team won 119-87 while the women scored a 101-31 victory.

Combined, the Oilers won 15 events against the Storm during their victory.

On the men's side, Dylan Webb won both the 1-meter (228.53) and 3-meter (201.33) dives while several others had their hands in victories for the Oilers.

The Oilers 200-yard medley relay team of David Conti, Tim Andersson-Lind, Aidon Dorman and Tyler Billeg were victorious with a time of 1:45.06 while the 200-yard freestyle relay team of Colton Brauning, David Vittori, Ryan Randall and Dorman placed first at 1:34.73.

Vittori added a win in the 1000-yard freestyle (10:20.60), Brauning won the 50-yard freestyle (22.70) and Andersson-Lind crossed the line first in the 100-yard butterfly (53.05).

On the women's side, the Oilers 200-yard medley relay team of Emily Thomas, Jillian Herbst, Annie Currin and Emily Green won their event with a time of 2:01.94.

Molly Cade added victories in the 50-yard freestyle (25.73) and 100-yard butterfly (59.38) while Currin crossed the line in first place during the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 56.07.

In addition, Kate Fisher won the 1000-yard freestyle (11:10.80), Tanya Tikhonova was first in the 200-yard freestyle (2:01.04), Ailsa Hershaw won the 200-yard IM (2:15.13) and Maddie Bell was the top placer in the 1-meter dive (209.48).

The Oilers will be back in action again tomorrow at the Clarion Diving Invitational.