Swimming

Men's and Women's Swimming fall to Wingate


   SALISBURY, NC -- Wingate University defeated host Catawba in men’s and women’s swimming action on Friday night at Johnson Pool.  The Bulldogs men won by the score of 125-63, while the women took a 123-62 decision.
Junior Leigh Spada (Shelby, NC) won the only event for Catawba women as she finished first in the 200 free in a time of 2:01.81.  Spada just missed a second win, but she was out-touched by Wingate’s Lara Golesorkhi by just 4/100th’s of a second in the 100 free.

For the men, Patrik Drakes (Stockholm, SWEDEN) was just off the NCAA II “B” cut as he lowered the school record in both the 100 breast (59.73) and 200 IM (2:01.25), winning both events.  Grant Gibson (Owen Sound, ONT, CANADA) lowered his record times in the 1000 free (10:25.06) and the 100 back (59.43).

Also setting new school marks was Justin Weller (Hubert, NC) in the 100 fly (1:02.83) and Shane Alexander (Monroe, NC) in the 50 fly.  Emily Daniels (Mebane, NC) swam a personal best in the 50 free (27.22) for the women.

Top Catawba times
Women
200 medley relay, 2:00.46 – Kahla Jenkins, Margeaux Doiron, Kira Capano and Leigh Spada.
1000 free, Christine Ofslager (11:41.78)
200 free, Leigh Spada (2:01.81)
50 free, Emily Daniels (27.22)
200 IM, Kira Capano (2:20.32)
100 fly, Margeaux Doiron (1:03.04)
100 free, Leigh Spada (55.75)
100 back, Christine Ofslager (1:07.31)
500 free, Kira Capano (5:36.91)
100 breast, Margeaux Doiron (1:16.14)
200 free relay, 1:53.03 – Emily Daniels, Christine Ofslager, Brittany Harrigan and Ashley Iselborn

Men
200 medley relay, 1:45.63 – Grant Gibson, Patrik Drakes, Kevin Flebbe, and Shane Alexander
1000 free, Grant Gibson (10:25.06)
200 free, Michael Biehl (1:58.39)
50 free, Shane Alexnader (24.71)
200 IM, Patrik Drakes (2:01.25)
100 fly, Justin Weller (1:02.93)
100 free, Michael Biehl (53.92)
100 back, Grant Gibson (59.43)
500 free, Craige Hoffman (5:30.27)
100 breast, Patrik Drakes (59.73)
200 free relay, 1:39.87 – Michael Biehl, Criage Hoffman, Justin Weller and Eric Thornton

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January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

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January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

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January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

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January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

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January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

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January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

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January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 65-73

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 87-92

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January 20

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1) 

Swimming Men @ Lenoir-Rhyne 86-173

Swimming Women @ Lenoir-Rhyne 151-107

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 65-47

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 61-90

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January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2) 

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January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

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January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

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January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

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January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

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