Oakland Gains Harry Nicholson, Current Fastest British 18-Year-Old in 200 Back
Nicholson is the fastest 18-year-old 200 backstroker in Great Britain this year. At Oakland, he has conference finalist potential in at least five events.
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.
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.
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.
2021 Horizon League Champs Day 2: Oakland Christian Bart Pops Off 52.56 100 BR
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.
Oakland Earns 29 Finals Swims on Swimming Day 1 of Horizon League Championships
The Golden Grizzlies put themselves in position to lead the day 1 scoring by having 29 of 32 prelims swims qualify for finals.
Oakland Wins 7th-Straight Horizon League Titles, More Records Fall on Day 4
Susan LaGrand, Women’s Swimmer of the Year, won the 200 back in a new Horizon League record tonight, swimming a 1:56.58.
Oakland Kicks Off Horizon League Championships with 3 Conference Records
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.
Akron Wins 5 of 6 Women’s Events on Final Day of Zippy Invite
The only women’s event Akron didn’t win was the 1650 free, where Cincinnati’s Rocky Laabs swam a 16:37.96.
Hannah Brunzell Continues to Roll for Northwestern as They Down Oakland
Brunzell went on to swim a 1:00.80 to win the 100 breast, posting great splits of 28.88 and 31.92.
Oakland Men & Women Sweep UIC Flames At Home
The Oakland University men and women both defeated the UIC Flames on Saturday at their home pool, led by Mack Flowers and Emily Aycock.
Oakland Bests Division II Wayne State Behind LaGrand, Knotynetskyi
The Oakland men’s and women’s swim and dive teams had no problems against Wayne State in their home pool at Matthaei Center Natatorium.
Oakland, Milwaukee Split Horizon League Weekly Honors
Oakland’s Mack Flowers and Susan LaGrand picked up Horizon League swimming honors while Milwaukee’s McKenzie Sanchez and Jared Kleczka earned diving honors.
Cole Pratt Negative Splits 55.8 100 Back On Day 2 Of Canadian Championships
Cascade Swim Club’s Cole Pratt negative split his way to a win in the men’s 100 back on day two of the Canadian Championships in a time of 55.86.
Oakland Expands Leads, Is 6-for-6 on Relays 2 Days Into Horizon League
The Golden Grizzlies won 5 of the 10 events on Day 2, including both relays, and saw a total of 19 individual A final appearances.