By Tim Glon
GAMBIER — The Ohio Northern women's swimming and diving team opened its 2019-20 season with a fifth place finish at the Kenyon Relays on Saturday afternoon at the Steen Aquatic Center.
The Polar Bears finished with 36 points and were led by the 200-yard breast relay team of senior Katey Stuart (Ada), sophomore Lauren Shaw (Port Clinton), senior Libby Sartschev (Parma/Normandy) and junior Marisa Barton (Saint Charles, Mo./Duchesne). They finished fifth in 2:18.22.
Two other ONU teams posted top-10 finishes.
The Polar Bears will open the Ohio Athletic Conference portion of their schedule on Friday night at Wilmington.