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.
Susan LaGrand competed in three events at the NCAA Championships to earn Honorable Mention All-American and Horizon League Women’s Swimmer of the Week honors.
Oakland hasn’t had a men’s NCAA qualifier since 2016, when Devon Nowicki took 6th in the 100 breast.
The two helped the Golden Grizzlies defeated Eastern Michigan for the first time in almost a decade.
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 of the Oakland University swimming and diving team wins the award coming off a stellar sophomore season.
The Oakland men and women’s teams each won their 7th straight Horizon League titles. Here’s how it happened in numbers. All of the numbers
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.
UIC’s Felix LaFortune and Cydney Liebenberg each earned their third consecutive Horizon League Diver of the Week awards for the UIC Flames.