2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

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2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Thu Oct 17, 2019 6:44 pm

Current Record: 4-3 (1-1)

Current Ranking: #17

10/18-19 @ #11 Texas A&M - L 153-147
11/1 vs. #24 Virginia Tech (@ Penn State) - L 185-168
11/2 @ #RV Penn State - W 193.5-158.5
11/8 vs. #2 (D3) Kenyon - W 207-87
11/15 vs. #2 (D3) Denison - W 215-80.5
11/21-23 @ Ohio State Invitational - 1st/5
12/4-7 @ AT&T Winter Natioanls (Atlanta, GA) - No Team Score
1/3-4 vs. #RV Kentucky - W 175.5-142.5
1/18 vs. #3 Michigan - L 190-110
1/24-25 @ Shamrock Invitational - 3rd/4
1/31 @ Pittsburgh - No Team Scores
2/14-16 @ Ohio State Winter Invitational - No Team Scores
2/26-29 @ Big Ten Championships (@ Indiana)
3/8 @ Ohio State Last Chance Meet
3/12-14 @ NCAA Diving Zones (@ Kentucky)
3/14-16 @ CSCAA National Invitational (Cleveland, OH)
3/25-28 @ NCAA Championships (Indianapolis, IN)
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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Sun Oct 20, 2019 1:44 pm

Opening the season against the some solid competition, the Buckeyes traveled to College Station to have a 2-day duel meet against #11 Texas A&M. It was a battle that the Aggies eventually won in a tight one, 153-147.

OSU won races in the following events: 1000 Free (Carson Burt), 200 Free (Paul DeLakis), 200 Fly (Alex Dillmann), 50 Free (Cameron Craig), 1-meter Dive (Lyle Yost), and 500 Free (Paul DeLakis).

Next up, Ohio State will head to State College, PA to have two duel meets against Virginia Tech and Penn State on November 1st and 2nd.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Sat Nov 02, 2019 4:31 pm

The Buckeyes won one and lost one over the weekend in their 2 day double duel in State College, PA on the campus of Penn State. OSU fell to #24 Virginia Tech by a score of 185-168. Then, competing against host and receiving votes Penn State, the Buckeyes picked up a 193.5-158.5 conference victory.

OSU won races in the following events: 100 Breast (Jason Matthews), 3-meter Diving (Jacob Fielding), and the 400 Free Relay.

Next up, Ohio State will return to the pool next weekend, as they host a double duel against Kenyon and Akron.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Mon Nov 11, 2019 5:26 pm

The Akron men's swimmers didn't make the trip to Columbus, but the men from Kenyon did make that street. The Buckeyes dominated Kenyon (the 2nd ranked team in D3) by a final score of 207-87. OSU picked up 15 victories on the men's side.

Next up, Ohio State will host Denison on Friday.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Sat Nov 16, 2019 12:36 am

Prepping for their first invitational meet of the season, the Buckeyes competed against Denison, the 2nd best D3 team in the nation, and pulled out a 215-80.5 victory. OSU won 16 out of 16 events in the meet, which includes all 14 swim events, and both of the diving events.

Next up, Ohio State will host the Ohio State Invitational next Thursday through Saturday.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Fri Nov 29, 2019 11:57 pm

Facing some solid competition, the Buckeyes hosted their own fall invite, and came away with a first place finish out of 5 teams. OSU tallied 2,436.5 points, followed by Notre Dame (2,346), Yale (2,060.5), Virginia Tech (1,793.5) and Kentucky (1,768.5).

OSU earned victories in the following events over the 3 day meet: 100 Butterfly (Cameron Craig), 100 Breast (Jason Matthews), 100 Free (Cameron Craig), 200 Back (Thomas Watkins), 200 Breast (Jason Matthews), 1-meter Dive (Jacob Fielding), 3-meter Dive (Jacob Fielding), Platform Dive (Jacob Siler), 200 Medley Relay, 400 Medley Relay, 400 Free Relay.

Ohio State will send individuals to the AT&T Winter Nationals in Atlanta, GA, December 4-7. Then team competition will kick back up on January 3 with a duel against Kentucky.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Sun Jan 05, 2020 2:32 pm

The Buckeyes kicked off the second half of their season this weekend, by taking a 175.5 - 142.5 victory over Kentucky in Columbus.

OSU won the following events: 50 Free (Cameron Craig), 100 Breast (Jason Matthews), 100 Butterfly (Cameron Craig), 200 Back (Thomas Watkins), 200 Breast (Jason Matthews), 200 Medley Relay, 400 Free Relay, 1-meter dive (Lyle Yost), 3-meter dive (Lyle Yost), and Platform Dive (Jacob Siler).

Next up, Ohio State will face-off in a duel against Michigan on the 18th.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Sun Jan 19, 2020 4:18 pm

The 16th ranked Buckeyes took on their arch Rival, #3 Michigan, on senior day in Columbus on Saturday. Ultimately OSU fell to the Wolverines by a final score of 190-110.

OSU won the following races: 200 Back (Thomas Watkins), 500 Free (Paul Sampson), 1-meter dive (Lyle Yost), 3-meter dive (Jason Canova).

Next up, Ohio State heads to the Shamrock Invitational hosted by Notre Dame, next Friday and Saturday.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Sat Jan 25, 2020 7:11 pm

The Buckeyes wrapped up their weekend at the Shamrock Invitational, hosted by Notre Dame, finishing in 3rd out of 4 teams with a total of 828 points. The Irish won the meet with 1,278 points, followed by Iowa with 917 points. Missouri State rounded out the field with 450 points. OSU earned victories in the following events:

50 Free (Sam Andreis), 1-meter dive (Joseph Canova), and 3-meter dive (Jacob Siler).

Next up, Ohio State competes in their final duel of the season when they travel to Pittsburgh next Friday.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Sun Feb 02, 2020 2:25 pm

Although no team scores were kept for their dual yesterday at Pittsburgh, the Buckeyes would have posted a team score victory if that was the case. Both teams competed on both the short-course (yards) and the long-course (meters), as well as diving (which the Buckeyes dominated). Individual event victories included:

100 Freestyle LC - Matthew Abeysinghe
100 Back SC - Jonah Cooper
200 Free SC - Jay Johnson
200 IM SC - Trey Gribble
500 Free SC - Matthew Magness
1-meter Dive - Jacob Fielding
3-meter Dive - Jacob Fielding

Next up, Ohio State has next weekend off before hosting the Ohio State Winter Invitational, February 14-16.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Mon Feb 17, 2020 1:44 am

The Buckeyes have wrapped up a successful weekend in the pool, as they hosted their own meet, the Ohio State Winter Invitational. The following Buckeyes were event winners over the course of the 3 day, non-scored meet:

100 Breast - Ian Mikesell
200 Free Relay
200 Medley Relay

Next up, Ohio State has a week off, before they travel to the Big Ten Championships in Bloomington next week.



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Re: 2019-20 Ohio State Buckeyes Men's Swimming & Diving

Post by Chieftain2009 » Thu Feb 27, 2020 1:21 am

OSU kicked off their week at the Big Ten Championships, hosted by Indiana on Wednesday. Not only did they start the meet on Wednesday, but they started on a strong note. The following were the Buckeyes finishers on the day that scored points (only two events competed on day one):

200 Medley Relay - 4th - NCAA "B" Qualifying Time
800 Free Relay - 2nd - NCAA "A" Qualifying Time

The Buckeyes are sitting in 3rd place following day one with 108 points. Michigan leads with 120 points, followed by Indiana with 118 points.

Thursday's events include the following: 500 Free, 200 IM, 50 Free, 1 Meter Dive, and the 400 Medley Relay. Prelims will be at 11am, while finals will be at 6:30pm.



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