Men's Swimming & Diving: Ohio Northern (5-3 Overall, 3-1 OAC) at OAC Championships

Men's Swimming & Diving: Ohio Northern (5-3 Overall, 3-1 OAC) at OAC Championships

Thursday-Saturday, February 13-15, 2020 - Akron Ocasek Natatorium, Akron, Ohio 

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Thursday-Saturday's Meet: The Ohio Northern men's swimming and diving team travels to Akron for the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships … The meet will be held on the campus of the University of Akron inside the Akron Ocasek Natatorium … Preliminary races Thursday, Friday and Saturday will begin at 10 a.m. each day … Thursday's finals will commence at 6:30 p.m., while Friday's and Saturday's finals will start at 6 and 5:45 p.m., respectively … The Polar Bears own a 5-3 overall record, which includes a 3-1 mark in OAC competition … ONU has defeated Wilmington, Mount Union and Baldwin Wallace, while it fell to John Carroll … Sophomore Jeremy Adams has led Northern all season … He has won a team-high 20 events this season, the majority of which have occurred in the 100- and 200-yard breaststrokes … Fellow sophomore Justin DeLano has claimed 10 first-place finishes this season, while classmate Jackson Stanley has touched first in nine events this season … The Polar Bears scored 744.5 points and finished second at last year's OAC Championships behind only the Blue Streaks … ONU owns 12 OAC titles, which all happened consecutively from 2005-16. 

Schedule of Events (Distances in Yards)

Thursday 

  • 200 Freestyle Relay
  • 500 Freestyle
  • 200 Individual Medley
  • 50 Freestyle
  • 400 Medley Relay

Friday 

  • 200 Medley Relay
  • 400 Individual Medley
  • 100 Butterfly
  • 200 Freestyle
  • 100 Breaststroke
  • 100 Backstroke
  • Diving
  • 800 Freestyle Relay 

Saturday 

  • 1,650 Freestyle
  • 200 Backstroke
  • 100 Freestyle
  • 200 Breaststroke
  • 200 Butterfly
  • Diving
  • 400 Freestyle Relay

ONU head coach Austin Veltman: Veltman is in his second season at Ohio Northern, boasting an overall record of 9-5.