The Boilermakers were led by Hannah Hill, Masy Folcik, and Lindsay Turner, each of whom won 2 events.
The win was monumental for the Illini, marking the program’s first Big Ten dual meet victory since October 12th, 2018, when they bested Michigan State.
The Illinois swimming and diving team earned wins over Illinois State (210-90) and Southern Illinois (176-123), while SIU defeated the Redbirds (187-113).
Katie Sanders of Green Hope High School and Marlins of Raleigh has committed to swim for the University of Illinois next fall.
Lauren Partridge of Nitro Swimming and Cedar Park High School will swim for the University of Illinois in the fall.
Makayla Varga from Lincoln-Way East High School and Lincoln Way Swim Association has announced she will swim for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in the fall.
There were 14 meet records broken at the 2018 Illinois Swimming SCY Senior Champs meet, with Grace Ariola breaking 6 individual records and being a part of 1 relay record.
Wisconsin’s Abby Cabush has elected to swim for the University of Illinois next fall.
Head coach Sue Novitsky and diving coach Manny Pollard have announced the signing of ten recruits to the Fighting Illini swimming and diving program.
Sarah Cano of Leander High School and Nitro Swimming has given a verbal commitment to the University of Illinois.
Caroline Hippen (aka C.J. Hippen) has announced via social media her intention to swim for the University of Illinois Fighting Illini next fall.
Sidney Kennedy of University High School and Waves Bloomington/Normal Y Swim Team has made a verbal commitment to the University of Illinois for 2018-19.