Jordan Breitigam to compete in 2014 NCAA III Men's Swimming & Diving Championships

Wednesday-Saturday, Mar. 19-22, 2014, 10 am/6 pm, IUPUI Natatorium, Indianapolis, Ind.

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This Week's Championships Meet: Ohio Northern senior Jordan Breitigam has earned an invitationa to compete in the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships March 19-22 at the IUPUI Natatorium in Indianapolis ... Breitigam qualified for the meet in both the 100 and 200 fly events and will also compete in the 200 I.M. ... Breitigam is ranked No. 10 nationally in the 200 fly with an NCAA III Cut time of 1:49.51 and is ranked No. 17 in the 100 fly with an NCAA III Cut time of :49.28 ... His NCAA "B" Cut time of 1:53.50 also qualifies him to compete in the 200 I.M., where is is ranked 43rd nationally ... He is a two-time Honorable Mention All-American in the 200 fly, finishing ninth last year in 1:47.46 and finishing 13th at the 2012 NCAA III Championships ... The top eight in each event earn All-American status and finishers 9-16 earn Honorable All-American honors ... This will mark the sixth time in the last seven years that Ohio Northern has been represented at the NCAA III Men's Swimming & Diving Championships.

Schedule of Events:

Wednesday, March 19

  • Prelims - 10 am (EDT)
    • 200 I.M. - Jordan Breitigam
  • Finals - 6 pm (EDT)
    • 200 I.M. - Jordan Breitigam

Thursday, March 20

  • Prelims - 10 am (EDT)
    • 100 Fly - Jordan Breitigam
  • Finals - 6 pm (EDT)
    • 100 Fly - Jordan Breitigam

Friday, March 21

  • Prelims - 10 am (EDT)
    • 200 Fly - Jordan Breitigam
  • Finals - 6 pm (EDT)
    • 200 Fly - Jordan Breitigam 

ONU head coach Peggy Ewald: Ewald in her 10th season at ONU and the program's all-time winningest coach with a 81-32 men's dual meet record, a winning percentage of .717. She has been named OAC Men's Coach of the Year six times and had guided the Polar Bear men to 10  consecutive OAC Championships crowns and eight straight OAC Regular Season titles.