Throughout the months of July and August, the Wilmington College Office of Athletic Communications, through the lens of Director Mitch Blankespoor, is going to revisit some of its favorite memories of each sport throughout the 2019-20 academic year. Today's entry will be memories for the swimming season.
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 spring season. The student-athlete must also be a member of a varsity team as well as be enrolled in a full-time capacity.
Wilmington College women’s swimming junior Macki Leon broke three school records on Saturday, the final day of the 2020 Ohio Athletic Conference (OAC) Swimming & Diving Championships hosted in Akron University’s Ocasek Natatorium.
The Wilmington College women’s swimming team picked up victories over Hiram College (119-50) and Franciscan University (126-43) in a double dual meet on Saturday. The meet was held at Stuebenville High School due to Hiram’s pool being under construction.
The Wilmington College women's swimming team heads to Springfield, Ohio, and Wittenberg University for a double dual meet with host Wittenberg and Transylvania University on Saturday. The first event is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.
Rupert, who added vice president for athletic administration to his title in 2007, will also remain in that role this semester as he transitions into becoming a full-time faculty member with the sport management program, which he started in 1998.