January 15, 1999

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – The Ohio State women’s swimming and diving team is competing in a two day event at Illinois against No. 23rd ranked Notre Dame and Big Ten rival Illinois. After the first day of competition Notre Dame leads the tri-meet 222.50 followed by Illinois 201.50, and OSU 126.

%^$Carrie Ziebarth (Jr., Seattle, Wash.) won the one-meter diving event with 262.20 points. OSU had two second place finishes, Julie Hutzler (Sr., Hampton, VA) in the 100 backstroke with a time of :58.72, and Keryn Krynauw (Fr. Pietermarizburg, S. Africa) in the 100 breaststroke with a time of 1:05.31.

%^$The Buckeyes will finish competition tomorrow beginning at noon.


%^$First Day of Events%^$Notre Dame 222.50, Illinois 201.50, Ohio State 126,%^$Event Winners

%^$Event Winner Team Time%^$50 Freestyle C. Nixon ND :23.81 %^$ 5th T. Brouillette OSU :24.87%^$200 Freestyle A. Christiansen ILL. 1:52.82%^$ 6th Kristin Sander OSU 1:54.87%^$1000 Freestyle K. Van Saun ND 10:15.48%^$ 6th Erica Fischer OSU 10:39.98%^$100 Backstroke K. Hecking ND :58.06%^$ 2nd Julie Hutzler OSU :58.72%^$100 Breaststroke D. Adler ILL. 1:04.83%^$ 2nd Keryn Krynauw OSU 1:05.31%^$200 Butterfly L. Barger ND 2:02.81%^$ 5th Kristin Sendrowski OSU 2:06.37%^$200 Indiv. Medley C. Nixon ND 2:07.49%^$ 6th Jo Jo Baran OSU 2:11.57 %^$800 Free Relay Homenock, Black, ILL. 7:41.73%^$ Wang, Christiansen%^$ 3rd OSU 7:51.61 %^$200 Med. Relay Hecking, Kline, ND 1:46.44%^$ Barger, Nixon %^$ 3rd OSU 1:47.52%^$1-Meter Diving Carrie Ziebarth OSU 262.20%^$