Men's Swimming & Diving

Men's Swimming and Diving: Raiders Shine on Senior Day

Seniors Michael Jeromin and Will Turnbull (Photo by Sam Boyle)
Seniors Michael Jeromin and Will Turnbull (Photo by Sam Boyle)

ALLIANCE, Ohio—Mount Union's men's swimming and diving team defeated Westminster (Pa.) by a final score of 176-116 Saturday afternoon at Hammond Natatorium.

Headlining individual events was junior Cole Ellsworth (Temperance, Mich./Bedford) who recorded victories in the 200-yard and 500-yard freestyle as well as a first-place finish in the 200-yard butterfly.

Additional victories came from Freshman Isaiah Acosta (Buffalo, N.Y./St. Joseph) who collected victories in the 100-yard and 200-yard breaststroke along with a clocked time of 2:02.80 in the 200-yard IM. Junior Logan Palochak (Hopewell, Pa./Hopewell) tallied first-place in the 100-yard butterfly and 50-yard freestyle. Palochak was also a member of the 400-yard freestyle that placed first with sophomore Mark Silver (Hopewell, Pa./Hopewell), freshman Brian Regovich (Eastlake/Eastlake North) and Ellsworth.

Also in the winner's column for the Raiders was freshman Brett Scheib (Gibsonia, Pa./Hampton) in the 1000-yard freestyle with a time of 10:04.42.

The Raiders will be back in the pool February 14-16 at the University of Akron for the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships.