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COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State synchronized swimming team swept all four routines at the 2010 North Regional Championships in Ann Arbor, Mich., Feb. 27-28 to win its 20th regional title. The Buckeyes earned 103 points, while Lindenwood was second with 86. Host school Michigan rounded out the Top 3 with 63 points.

Ohio State placed in the Top 2 spots in the team routine. Barbara Nesbitt, Caitlin Stewart, Deborah Shim, Lauren Robinson, Hannah Shively, Emilie Siemer and Jackie Mundy, who made up the Scarlet squad, took first with a score of 95.833. The Gray team, consisting of Raquel Aguado, Liz Derr, Rita Gillan, Asia Luke, Courtney Courtmanche, Liana Litsky, Kayley Colville and Samantha Schmidt, placed second with a mark of 94.667.

In solo, Nesbitt earned her fourth first-place finish of the season. The senior tallied a score of 92.875.

Michelle Theriault and Meghan Kinney placed first in duet with a mark of 93.375. This is the pair’s fourth first-place finish this season.

In the trio routine, the Scarlet and Gray’s Nesbitt, Shim and Theriault took the top spot with a score of 93.667. Coming in second, with a mark of 92.167, was the group of Kinney, Stewart and Paige Ramsey.

Up next, the Buckeyes will host a Senior Night performance at 7 p.m. Saturday in the McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion.

2010 North Regional Championships
Ann Arbor, Mich.
Feb. 27-28, 2010

Final Points
1. OHIO STATE 103 

2. LINDENWOOD 86
3. MICHIGAN 63 

4. MINNESOTA 58 

5. CARLETON 47.5 

6. MIAMI  46.5
7. BALL STATE 40.5 

8. COLORADO STATE 22
9. ILLINOIS 19

Team
1. OHIO STATE – Nesbitt, Stewart, Shim, Ramsey, Robinson, Shively, Siemer, Mundy – 95.833 

2. OHIO STATE – Aguado, Derr, Gillan, Luke, Courtmanche, Litsky, Colville, Schmidt – 94.667
3. LINDENWOOD – Burton, Francese, Leenheer, Maddenm McDaniel, Scatliff, Shoemaker, Webb – 91.167

Solo
1. OHIO STATE – Nesbitt – 92.875
2. LINDENWOOD – Leenheer – 88.625 

3. LINDENWOOD – Burton – 85.875

Duet 

1. OHIO STATE – Theriault, Kinney – 93.375
2. LINDENWOOD – Burton, Francese – 83.625 

3. MICHIGAN – Terwelp, Glukhova – 79.625

Trio
1. OHIO STATE – Nesbitt, Shim, Theriault – 93.667
2. OHIO STATE – Kinney, Stewart, Ramsey – 92.167
3. LINDENWOOD – Madden, Shoemaker, Webb – 79.000