National program holds event at Bill and Mae McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion

COLUMBUS, Ohio USA Synchronized Swimming will host one of 14 phase one trials for its U.S. National Team at the Bill and Mae McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion Saturday-Sunday on The Ohio State University campus. Ohio State synchronized swimming will have 15 student-athletes competing in the two-day event. They are Jillian Penner, Meghan Kinney, Barbara Nesbitt, Michelle Theriault, Jayme DeLancy, Deborah Shim, Hannah Shively, Jackie Mundy, Lauren Robinson, Emilie Siemer, Kendra Sollars, Liz Derr, Rita Gillan, Monica Finnigan and Katherine Green.

The USA Synchronized Swimming event begins with team trials at 9:30 a.m. Saturday and will continue thru Sunday morning. The trials for the duet squad will begin Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m.

Up next, the Buckeyes open its season with the OSU Tri-Meet at the Bill and Mae McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion January 24.