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.
The Ohio State women and Tennessee men won the CSCAA National Invitational Championship titles on Saturday, both earning those honors convincingly.
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.
An NCAA rule about teams moving from Division II to Division I kept Remi Fabiani out of this year’s NCAA Championships, but he’s making the most of his NIC bid.
The Oakland Golden Grizzlies have won their 9th-consecutive men’s and women’s Horizon League Titles, tying the conference record for titles.
IUPUI freshman Logan Kelly won the men’s 100 breast in 52.43, just off the 52.38 he swam in prelims.
Susan LaGrand, an Oakland senior and 2021 NCAA Championships qualifier, won the women’s 200 IM in 1:58.20.
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’s Marko Khotynetski and Jordyn Shipps earned Swimmer of the Week accolades, while UIC’s Felix Lafortune and Cyndey Liebenberg claimed diving honors.
Cleveland State celebrated its Senior Day on Friday, honoring 12 seniors at home before traveling on Saturday to compete against other Ohio teams.
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.
He swam the time in prelims, after his 3:46 400 IM, then backed it up with a 51.46 in finals.
The Danish national champion in the 100 back, Sofus Balladone will be joining the Oakland University Golden Grizzlies this fall.
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.