Swimming & diving teams fall to Kalamazoo

Swimming & diving teams fall to Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Olivet College men's and women's swimming & diving teams fell to Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association foe Kalamazoo College in dual meets today in Kalamazoo.

THE RESULTS

  • Women – Kalamazoo def. Olivet 139-64 
  • Men – Kalamazoo def. Olivet 135-75

FOR THE WOMEN

  • Junior Emma Cole placed second in the 1,000-yard freestyle with a time of 12:33.38. She also placed third in the 500-yard freestyle with a season-best time of 6:08.30.
  • Sophomore Delaney Graham helped Olivet finish 2-3 in the 100-yard freestyle. Her time of 59.36 seconds was second-fastest, while freshman Amelia Tomalka was right behind her at 59.99 seconds.
  • Freshman Abbie Slater scored 181.25 points on the three-meter diving board to finish in second-place.

FOR THE MEN

  • Freshman Zach Meharg was the runner-up finisher in the 1,000-yard freestyle with a time of 11:23.41. He also touched the wall second in the 100-yard breaststroke at 1:08.86.
  • Freshman Eric Wood placed second in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:57.57.
  • Senior Bryce Prudden led a 2-3 Comet finish on both diving boards. He scored 221.95 points on the one-meter and 199.60 points on the three-meter to finish second. Freshman Dalton Miner was third with 187.75 points on the one-meter and 191.80 points on the three-meter.

UP NEXT

  • Olivet hosts Alma College next Saturday. The first event will start at 11:30 a.m.