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Penn Men, Akron Women Crowned Winners of Zippy Invite

On Sunday, Penn’s Matt Fallon, a 2020 U.S. Olympic Trials finalist, swam a 1:50.28 in the 200 breast. That is the fastest time in the NCAA so far this season.

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2022 Zippy Invite: Oakland Sets Two Program Records, Gatrall Hits 51.84 100 BK Lead-Off

Oakland’s Susan LaGrand took down the program record in the 200 IM in a 1:57.33, while the men broke the 400 medley relay record with a 3:09.70.

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2022 Zippy Invite: Akron Women and Penn Men Sweep Opening Relays (Day 1 Recap)

The 2022 Zippy Invitational began tonight with a relay session. Akron swept the relays for the women, while Penn took them on the men’s side.

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With Some Athletes at SMU Classic, Michigan Rolls Past Oakland in Dual Meet

While Michigan had athletes competing at the SMU Classic, the rest of the Wolverines traveled to face off against Horizon League powerhouse Oakland.

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Oakland University Returns Another Five Seniors for 5th Year in 2022-2023 Season

Both the Oakland men and women captured the Horizon League title. The four men combined for 186 points and the two women for 110.

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Michigan Recruit Hannah Bellard Clocks PB 2:00.97 to Open Eric Namesnik

The first day of the meet was electric, seeing Club Wolverine 17-year-old and Michigan recruit Hannah Bellard get the ball rolling.

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2022 Eric Namesnik Preview: Camden Murphy, Bellard, Shackell Highlight Psych Sheet

Club Wolverine is hosting the Eric Namesnik Memorial Open this weekend in Ann Arbor.

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Personal Bests Fuel Ohio State to Four Titles on Second Day of 2022 NICs

On the 2nd day of the meet, Ohio State’s Kyra Sommerstad won the women’s 400 IM, swimming a new personal best of 4:11.21.

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Oakland Men Win 44th-Straight Conference Title, 9th Horizon League Title

The Oakland Golden Grizzlies have won their 9th-consecutive men’s and women’s Horizon League Titles, tying the conference record for titles.

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2022 Horizon League Champs: Oakland’s LaGrand Breaks Own Champs Record in 200IM

Susan LaGrand, an Oakland senior and 2021 NCAA Championships qualifier, won the women’s 200 IM in 1:58.20.

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2022 Horizon League Champs: 8x Defending Champs Oakland Sweep Night 1 Relays

he 8x defending men’s and women’s champions swept the relay on opening night, winning 3 of the relays decisively, and breaking a championship record.

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Oakland Men and Women Defeat Cleveland State

Cleveland State celebrated its Senior Day on Friday, honoring 12 seniors at home before traveling on Saturday to compete against other Ohio teams.

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Oakland Sweeps Horizon League Weekly Swim & Dive Awards

Oakland’s Christian Bart and Jordyn Shipps are the Horizon League Swimmers of the Week, while Nicholas Schmid and Ellie Chalifoux earned Diving honors.

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Christian Bart, Jael Dankle Named Horizon League Swimmers of the Week

Bart helped the Golden Grizzlies to a third-place finish at the Zippy Invitational, picking up four wins and breaking a school record.

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Penn Freshman Matt Fallon Posts Blistering 1:49.71 200 Breast at Zippy Invite

The freshman made waves in the prelims session, swimming a blistering personal best of 1:50.53 in the men’s 200 breast to establish new meet and pool record.

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