Warriors Knock Off Oilers

Warriors Knock Off Oilers


The University of Findlay men's and women's swimming and diving teams were both defeated by Wayne State University on Friday, January 27 at Sink Natatorium.  The men's team fell 108-84 while the women were defeated by a 132-99 margin.

On the men's side, David Vittori had a hand in two first place finishes as he won the 1000-yard freestyle with a time of 10:02.00 and teamed with Diego Santos, Colton Sayers and Colton Brauning to win the 400-yard freestyle at 3:18.97.

Santos also had a first place finish in the 100-yard backstroke as the topped the field with a time of 54.34.

David Soutoul also had a terrific night for the Oilers as he came away with a first place finish in the 100-yard breaststroke at 59.87 and placed second in the 200-yard IM with a school record breaking time of 1:54.85.

On the women's side, Annie Currin broke a school record in the 500-yard freestyle after crossing the line in 5:09.24 while also adding a first place finish in the 200-yard freestyle at 1:57.30.

Maddie Bell won the three-meter dives with scores of 208.50 and 358.80, respectively, while Molly Cade turned in the top finish in the 100-yard butterfly at 58.74.

The Oilers will be back in the water again tomorrow as they compete at Wilmington as well as the Wayne State Diving Invitational.