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Swimmers Compete at ODAC Relays

Swimmers Compete at ODAC Relays

 

RESULTS

LEXINGTON, Va. -- Ferrum College's men's and woman's swimming teams competed today at the 2018 ODAC Relays, hosted by Washington & Lee University.

THE BASICS
Ferrum made an impressive sixth-place finish in the 12-team field. The Panther men did not fare as well as the women, placing last in the field of 10 schools.

FERRUM TOP WOMEN FINISHES
4th, 3x50 backstroke: Kristen Morris, Mariah Banks, Elina Baltins
8th, 3x100 IM: Hunter Tharpe, Morris, Carolina Saalweachter
11th, 3x50 fly: Katie Shoaf, Tharpe, Courtney Moyer

FERRUM TOP MEN FINISHES
12th, 3x50 breaststroke: Jacob Blaukovitch, Dom Philpot, Jonathan Kraft
13th, 500 relay: Philpot, Kraft, Blaukovitch, Taylor Darnell
15th, 3x50 backstroke: Taylor Darnell, Philip Martin, Kraft

BEHIND THE WHISTLE
"Overall, I was pleased with our performances today, especially on our women's side. We have a lot of room for improvement with our turns and finishes and we plan to improve in those areas by our next meet. This team has a lot of energy and desire to work hard. I'm excited to see how our season pans out after today's relay meet." -- Head Coach Margaret Parcell

NEXT MEET
Coach Margaret Parcell's men and women will be back in the pool Friday, Nov. 2, at home against Bridgewater College. The ODAC doubleheader gets underway at 6:00 p.m. at the Swartz Gym Pool.