Nov. 7, 2013
ATHENS, Ohio - The Ohio University Swimming and Diving team (2-0, 2-0 MAC) looks to continue its winning ways with two rivalry dual meets this weekend. The Bobcats host Marshall (1-1) on Friday at 5 p.m. at the Aquatic Center, then visit No. 19 Ohio State (5-0) on Saturday at 1 p.m.
Fans can download the `Meet Mobile' app and follow along with Friday's home meet against the Thundering Herd.
LAST TIME OUT
Ohio won nine of 13 events and dominated Buffalo, 143-89, in a Mid-American Conference dual meet last Saturday at the Aquatic Center.
Junior Haleigh Bartlett (Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio) helped the Bobcats sweep the top four spots in the three-meter dive, earning the win with a season-best 336.45. Junior Morgan Srail (Avon Lake, Ohio) recorded a season-best 325.06 to place second. Senior Kristin Capcik (Milwaukee, Wis.) finished third with a 300.90 while redshirt senior MaryRose Hillstrom (Dimondale, Mich.) finished fourth by posting a 234.90 in her season debut. Bartlett, Srail and Capcik all qualified for the NCAA Zone Championships.
Capcik recorded a season-best score of 304.95 to win the one-meter dive and qualified for the NCAA Zone Championships.
Senior Rachel Stearns (Minnetonka, Minn.) put together another big meet for the Bobcats, winning the 200-yard individual medley by clocking a season-best 2:07.96 and capturing the 200-yard backstroke with a season-best 2:04.17.
Junior Michelle Gasior (Louisville, Ky.) won the 200-yard butterfly with a season-best 2:07.09. Freshman Carrie Dukes (Monkton, Md.) posted a season-best 2:08.49 to take third.
Sophomore Bianca Hauzer (Germiston, South Africa) took first in the 500-yard freestyle with a season-best 5:06.95.
Ohio returns to action Nov. 21-23 as the Bobcats hit the road to take part in the Hokie Invitational.