Swimming and Diving Teams Sweep Wilmington In A OAC Dual

The men's team used the efforts of six different event winners to score their second OAC victory of the year. The Raiders were led by senior Gian Surbella(Ashtabula/St. John and Paul), who won the 500-Yard Freestyle (5:27.06) and Matt Carlozzi(Canfield/Canfield), winner of the 200-Yard Freestyle (1:48.51).


Ben Haren(Lisbon/David Anderson), Rob Brocious(Mentor/Mentor), Julian Oprandi(Heath/Heath), and Eric Langley(Fairview Park/Fairview) also earned victories for the Raiders, who evened their record at 4-4.


The women's team improved their record to 5-3, with the help of freshman Elizabeth Juran(Independence/Independence) . Juran won both the 50-Yard Freestyle (26:40) and 100-Yard Backstroke (1:03.97).


Alyson Kolesar (Stow/Stow), Katy Alkire (Akron/Firestone), and Sarah Noble(Copley/Copley) also added event wins to put the Raiders over the top.


Both teams will be back in action January 30th, as they travel to Erie, Pennsylvania to take on Lions of Penn State-Behrend.