Buckeyes Open Competition at Ohio State Winter Invite
Feb. 8, 2014
COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Ohio State men's swimming team opened up the Ohio State Winter Invite against competitors from Buffalo, Wright State, Akron, Ball State, Toledo, Eastern Michigan and Penn State on Saturday night.
Ian Betts followed with a victory in the 500 freestyle with a time of 4:31.46, followed by Stephenson clinching his second win of the night when he finished first in the 100 butterfly (49.67).
Freshman Matt Moen stepped up to claim another Buckeye first place finish in the 400 individual medley (3:54.00).
Ohio State resumes competition tomorrow, February 9, 2014 at McCorkel Aquatic Pavilion with preliminaries beginning at 10 a.m. and finals slated to begin at 3 p.m.
Ohio State Men's Swimming and Diving
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Top Buckeye Finishes: 200 medley relay - 1. Belanger, Stephenson, Lyon, McHugh (1:29.67), 500 freestyle - 1. Ian Betts (4:31.46), 100 butterfly - 1. Keanu Stephenson (49.67), 100 backstroke - 2. Dominic Pecze (50.45), 100 breaststroke - 3. Alex Hutchinson (58.47), 400 individual medley - 1. Matt Moen (3:54.00), 100 freestyle - 2. Matt Belanger (45.83), 200 freestyle relay - 1. Rosen, Aplleby, Fry, Mitrovic (1:26.23)
Bryon Tansel Named Assistant Coach
Matt Bowe Named Associate Head Coach
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