Women’s Swimming Wins OAC Road Meet against Baldwin Wallace
BEREA, Ohio - - Mount Union women's swim team remained undefeated with a 133-106 victory over Baldwin Wallace in an Ohio Athletic Conference swim meet, Saturday (Dec. 8) afternoon in the BW Natatorium.
With the win, Mount Union women's swimming and diving team moves to 7-0 overall and 3-0 in the OAC on the season, while Baldwin Wallace falls to 2-5 overall and 0-2 in the conference.
Freshman Rebecca Oblak (Strongsville/Strongsville) finished the two longest events of the afternoon in first place, the 500 (5:38.24) and the 1000 (11:31.30) yard freestyles.
Junior Courtney Gabel had three first places, the 200 freestyle (2:01.28), the 100 fly (1:01.87) and the 200 free relay (1:44.08) that was comprised of: freshman Alisa Steele (Shelby/Shelby), sophomore Carly Brown (Strongsville/Strongsville), and junior Shelbey Mitchell (Stow/Stow-Munroe Falls).
Steele placed first in both her individual events, the 50 (26.51) and the 100 (57.33) yard freestyles.
Mount Union's next meet will be when they head down to Florida for winter training and head down to Melbourne, Florida to swim Florida Tech January 6, 2013 at 2:00 p.m.