Men's Swimming and Diving Drops OAC Road Dual to Ohio Northern

Tyler Thompson
Tyler Thompson

ADA, Ohio – The Baldwin Wallace University men's swimming and diving team dropped a 136-82 Ohio Athletic Conference dual to Ohio Northern University in the ONU Sports Center.

BW (4-6, 1-3 OAC) was led by junior All-American Tyler Thompson (Broadview Heights/Brecksville-Broadview Heights) as he won the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 1:00.79 and the 200-yard individual medley in a time of 2:06.23.

Also, picking up a victory and a runner-up were senior All-OAC performer Jacob Burk (Bowling Green), senior diver Jon Levin (Olmsted Falls), sophomore diver Cameron O'Brien (Toledo/Northview) and freshman freestyler Greg Shaw (Colorado Springs, Colo./Manitou Springs).  Burk won the 500-yard freestyle in a time of 5:01.70 and was second in the 1,650-yard freestyle in a time of 17:27.92.  Levin was the winner in the 1-meter dive with 214.35 points and took second in the 3-meter dive with a career-best 192.02 points.  O'Brien won the 3-meter dive with a career-best 244.25 points and finished second in the 1-meter dive with a career-best 213.60 points.  Shaw touched the wall first in 100-yard butterfly in a time of 53.42 seconds and was the runner-up in the 50-yard freestyle in a career-best time of 22.48.

In addition, freshman freestyler Austin Lockhart (Olmsted Falls) was second in the 100-yard butterfly in a time of 56.97. 

In relay action, the 200-medley relay unit of sophomore freestyler Tyler Allison (Napoleon), Thompson, Shaw and Lockhart took second in a season-best time of 1:41.26.

The Yellow Jackets are back in action on Saturday, January 21 when they host an OAC dual meet against cross-town rival John Carroll University in the BW Natatorium at 1 p.m.

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