The Oakland women left little room for doubt heading into tonight’s action, and ultimately scored a record high team points.
Oakland University is well on their way to claiming the women’s team title for an 8th-straight year, entering the final day of the meet with a massive lead.
The Golden Grizzlies put themselves in position to lead the day 1 scoring by having 29 of 32 prelims swims qualify for finals.
Sophomore swimmers Christian Bart and Emily Aycock, and senior divers Christian Matthews and Bernie Turchi picked up the awards.
Michigan HS Girls Division 2 State finalist Jordyn Shipps has announced her decision to swim for Oakland University beginning in the fall of 2021.
Ontario’s Logan Belanger has announced her commitment to Oakland University. She will arrive on campus in the fall of 2021.
Susan LaGrand, Women’s Swimmer of the Year, won the 200 back in a new Horizon League record tonight, swimming a 1:56.58.
Shinske went on to win the women’s 100 back with a 53.66, breaking the Horizon League record and winning her 3rd straight title in the event.
The Oakland Golden Grizzlies continued to tear through the Horizon League Championships on the 2nd day
The 6-time defending Horizon League champion men’s and women’s Oakland Golden Grizzlies won all 4 of the relays to open up the 2020 Champs.
Brunzell went on to swim a 1:00.80 to win the 100 breast, posting great splits of 28.88 and 31.92.
The Oakland University men and women both defeated the UIC Flames on Saturday at their home pool, led by Mack Flowers and Emily Aycock.
The Oakland men opened the regular season with a win against Milwaukee (209-91), while the women topped Milwaukee (232-68) and Vanderbilt (176-118) Friday.
After producing a national high school record in the boys short course meter 200 free earlier, the same Tennessee high school meet saw two more national records fall to Hardin Valley.