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MSU Swimming & Diving Hosts Evansville, SIU This Weekend
 
Junior Vitalii Baryshok holds the top time in the MAC in the 100 freestyle (45.35).
 
Junior Vitalii Baryshok holds the top time in the MAC in the 100 freestyle (45.35).
 

Oct. 31, 2013

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Missouri State Bears vs. Evansville Purple Aces
Date:
Friday, Nov. 1, 2013
Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
Location: Springfield, Mo.
Site: Hammons Student Center Pool

Missouri State Bears vs. Southern Illinois Salukis
Date:
Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013
Start Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Springfield, Mo.
Site: Hammons Student Center Pool

Twitter: @MOStateSwim | @MissouriStBears


Meet Notes
• The Missouri State men's and women's swimming & diving team hosts Evansville and Southern Illinois at the Hammons Student Center Pool Friday and Saturday at 4:30 p.m., and 11 a.m., respectively.
• The men's team comes into action against Evansville 15-0 all-time, while the women are 11-2. The men topped the Purple Aces last season, 145-72, on Nov. 2 on the road and the women won, 125-112.
• The men's team is 13-11 overall against the SIU and the women are 7-10. The Bears swept the Salukis, 169-71 (men) and 122-121 (women) in Carbondale last year.
• Junior diver Garrett Nevels was named MAC Male Swimmer of the Week for the second time in his career after winning both springboard events in the Bears' win over Drury last Friday. Nevels broke his own school record in the 1-meter dive with 357.67 points and set the HSC pool record, which stood for 26 years.
• The women's team comes into the weekend with the top times in the Valley in four events. Senior Anna Ahlin leads in the 100-yard backstroke (57.16), while classmate Renata Sander is tops in 100 breaststroke (2:20.60) and sophomore Dora Kiss leads in the 200 butterfly (2:05.78). Sophomores Emily Chesser and Ibby Simcox, junior Shannon Myer and Sander hold the  league's best time in the 400 medley relay at 3:54.46.
• On the men's side, the Bears own the top time in the MAC in 11 different events, including the 100 free, 100 and 200 back, 100 and 200 breast, 200 fly, 400 free relay and 200 and 400 medley relays.


 

 

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