Men's Swimming & Diving: Ohio Northern (4-0 Overall, 3-0 OAC) at Baldwin Wallace (4-3 Overall, 1-1 OAC)

Men's Swimming & Diving: Ohio Northern (4-0 Overall, 3-0 OAC) at Baldwin Wallace (4-3 Overall, 1-1 OAC)

Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, 6 pm - BW Natatorium, Berea, Ohio

Friday's Meet: Ohio Northern will wrap up its OAC Regular Season action on Friday with a road meet at Baldwin Wallace ... The Polar Bear men have clinched at least a share of their 12th OAC Regular Season title and can win the title outright with a victory over the Yellow Jackets ... Ohio Northern and Baldwin Wallace will also battle for the annual Golden Kickboard trophy ... ONU is now 11-2 all-time and has won 10 consecutive meets in the Golden Kickboard series, which awards the trophy annually to the ONU-BW regular season meet winner ... ONU clinched a share of the OAC Regular Season title with a 182-118 victory over Mount Union on Sunday at the ONU Sports Center ... Ohio Northern also extended its home OAC dual meet winning streak to an impressive 31 meets and won its 11th OAC Regular Season crown in the past 12 seasons under head coach Peggy Ewald ... Senior Braden Kuhn won the 1-meter diving with 280.85 points, surpassing the NCAA qualifying standard of 275.00 on the 1-meter board ... He also won the 3-meter diving with 258.15 points ... Kuhn is one step closer to qualifying for the NCAA III Central Region Diving Championships on March 2-3 at the University of Chicago ... To qualify for the Diving Regionals, a dive must equal the NCAA standard twice on the same board (1- or 3-meter) during the regular season, or once at his/her Conference Championships meet ... Kuhn was named the OAC Swimmer of the Week for his efforts ... Sophomore Nolan Huey currently leads the OAC and is 60th nationally in the event ... He also leads the OAC in the 200 I.M. (1:55.18) and the 400 I.M. (4:08.60) ... Junior Pete He leads the OAC in the 100 Fly (:50.86) and the 200 fly (1:56.30).

Schedule of Events

Distances in Yards

1.      200 Medley Relay Women
2.      200 Medley Relay Men
3.      1,650 Free Women
4.      1,650 Free Men
5.      200 Free Women
6.      200 Free Men
7.      50 Free Women
8.      50 Free Men
9.      200 I.M. Women
10.    200 I.M. Men
11.    1-Meter (5 Dives) Women
12.    1-Meter (5 Dives) Men
13.    100 Fly Women
14.    100 Fly Men
15.    100 Free Women
16.    100 Free Men
17.    100 Back Women
18.    100 Back Men
19.    500 Free Women
20.    500 Free Men
21.    1-Meter (6 Dives) Women
22.    1-Meter (6 Dives) Men
23.    100 Breast Women
24.    100 Breast Men
25.    200 Free Relay Women
26.    200 Free Relay Men

ONU head coach Peggy Ewald: Ewald is in her 14th season at ONU and is the program's all-time winningest coach with a 104-41 men's dual meet record, a winning percentage of .717. She has been named OAC Men's Coach of the Year seven times and guided the Polar Bear men to 12 consecutive OAC Championships crowns from 2005-16 and 11 OAC Regular Season titles, including 10 straight from 2007-16.