2017-18 Wilmington College Swimming News

  • Twelve Winter Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-OAC Honors
    March 01, 2018
    Academic All-Conference selections have at least a cumulative 3.5 grade-point average (GPA) at the end of the semester preceding the end of the fall season.
  • Women's Swimming Finishes OAC Championships Fifth
    February 17, 2018
    Samantha Glish took runner-up honors in the 100-yard freestyle event.
  • Two More Records Fall, Women's Swimming Fifth After Day Two of OAC Championships
    February 16, 2018
    AKRON, Ohio- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team posted one top-eight finish and broke two more WC records during day two of the Ohio Athletic Conference Championship Swim Meet hosted by Ohio Northern University at the Ocasek Natatorium at the University of Akron on Friday. The Fightin’ Quakers sit in fifth-place with 186 points after tonight’s session with one more day of competition remaining.
  • Glish Wins 50, Three Women’s Swimming Records Fall
    February 15, 2018
    AKRON, Ohio- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team competed in day one of the Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Championship Swim Meet hosted by Ohio Northern University at the Ocasek Natatorium at the University of Akron on Thursday. The Fightin’ Quakers collected one event win during the evening session and finished the night with 88 points, settling into fifth-place with two more days of competition remaining.
  • Women's Swimming to Compete at OAC Championships
    February 14, 2018
    WILMINGTON, Ohio – The Wilmington College women's swimming team heads to the Ocasek Natatorium at the University of Akron on Thursday to begin the three-day Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Championship meet.
  • Glish Garners OAC Women's Swimmer of the Week Honors
    January 29, 2018
    The senior won all three events she competed in during a dual meet with John Carroll on Saturday.
  • Women’s Swimming Seniors Say Goodbye to Wilmington Natatorium
    January 27, 2018
    WILMINGTON, Ohio- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team’s three seniors made their final swims in the Wilmington Natatorium against John Carroll University (JCU) on Saturday afternoon. The Fighitn’ Quakers were unable to surpass JCU, the final score 113-84.
  • Women's Swimming Hosts Final Home Meet of Season
    January 25, 2018
    WILMINGTON, Ohio – The Wilmington College women’s swimming team will celebrate their senior swimmers and host fellow Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC)  member John Carroll University in their last meet before championship season on Saturday.
  • Glish Leads Women’s Swimming in Dual Meet
    January 20, 2018
    WILMINGTON, Ohio- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team was back in Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) action this afternoon with a dual meet against The University of Mount Union. The Fightin’ Quakers ultimately fell to Mount Union 169-88.
  • Women's Swimming Qualifies for CSCAA Scholar All-America Team Award
    January 16, 2018
    The Fightin' Quakers boasted a 3.6 GPA during the 2017 fall semester.
  • Women's Swimming to Take on Mount Union
    January 16, 2018
    WILMINGTON, Ohio – The Wilmington College women's swimming team is back in Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) action Saturday with a dual meet against Mount Union.
  • Leon, Glish Lead Women's Swimming to Victory Over Manchester
    January 13, 2018
    WILMINGTON, Ohio- The Wilmington College (WC) women’s swimming team opened competition in the 2018 calendar year with a dual meet against Manchester University. The Fightin’ Quakers came out ahead, 136-61.
  • Women's Swimming Dives Back Into Competition Saturday
    January 11, 2018
    WILMINGTON, Ohio – The Wilmington College women’s swimming team dives back into competition at 1 p.m. Saturday in a dual meet against Manchester University.
  • Fightin’ Quaker women fifth at OWU Invite
    November 19, 2017
    DELAWARE, Ohio-- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team completed competition in the final session of the, two-day, three-session, Corbiere-Merion Invitational hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University on Sunday morning. Going into this session, the Fightin’ Quakers were fighting to get out of fifth-place and into finish fourth. Ultimately, the women were unable to surpass fourth-place Manchester University and finished in fifth-place with 359 points, 15 points behind fourth-place.
  • Women’s swimming fifth after day one- OWU invite
    November 18, 2017
    DELAWARE, Ohio-- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team competed in two sessions of the Corbiere-Merion Invitational hosted by Ohio Wesleyan University on Saturday. After the day’s events, the Fightin’ Quakers sit in fifth-place with 215 points, 100 points ahead of sixth-place and only 26 points behind fourth-place.
  • Fightin’ Quakers sweep Terriers
    November 11, 2017
    HIRAM, Ohio- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team competed in a non-Ohio Athletic Conference dual meet against Hiram College Saturday afternoon. Despite having competed in a sprint meet the night before, the Fightin’ Quakers came out of the gate fresh this afternoon, and won every event- the final score, Wilmington 141, Hiram 27.
  • Fightin’ Quakers find in-season bests against ONU
    November 10, 2017
    WILMINGTON, Ohio- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team dove into Ohio Athletic Conference action, Friday evening, in a dual meet against Ohio Northern University. Despite large improvements in racing technique and several in-season bests, the Fightin’ Quakers fell to the Polar Bears, 203-59.
  • Leon leads Fightin’ Quakers women’s swimming in double dual
    November 04, 2017
    LEXINGTON, Kentucky- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team competed in a double dual meet against Transylvania University and Wittenberg University on Saturday afternoon. The Fightin’ Quakers fell to both teams, but were able to claim several event titles.
  • Young talent leads @DubC_Swimming women
    October 21, 2017
    BEREA- The Wilmington College women’s swimming team opened the 2017-18 season Saturday afternoon with an OAC dual meet against Baldwin Wallace University. The first-year swimmers stepped up, tremendously, to form the majority of various strong relay teams, as well as claim individual event titles.The Fightin’ Quakers ultimately fell to Baldwin Wallace, 135-69.