Women's Swimming & Diving

Mitchell Swims To OAC Women's Swimmer Of The Week Honors

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio -- Mount Union junior Shelbey Mitchell (Stow/Stow-Munroe Falls) was named Ohio Athletic Conference Women's Swimmer of the Week.

Mitchell took three events and helped lead the Purple Raiders to a 103-101 victory over Florida Tech. 

In Sunday's meet, Mitchell took first place honors in the 50 yard freestyle (26.09), the 100 yard backstroke (1:02.84) and swam the anchor leg of the 200 yard freestyle relay (1:45.02) that finished in first place and was comprised of swimmers sophomore Carly Brown (Strongsville/Strongsville) and freshmen Kaitlyn Goldsmith (Galloway/Hilliard Bradley) and Lauren Lammlein (Uniontown/Hoover). 

The Raiders, a perfect 8-0 in dual meets, return to action Saturday (Jan 12.) when they host OAC opponent Ohio Northern in Hammond Natatorium at 1:00 p.m.