BOILING SPRINGS – The Gardner-Webb women's swim team took a narrow 103-102 decision, while the men earned a 102.5-102.5 tie, as both squads faced off against Wingate on Friday evening.
Gardner-Webb 103, Wingate 102
- London Schumacher placed first in the 400 IM, setting a new pool record with a time of 4:29.58.
- Carol Zangla timed in fastest in the 200 free, clocking in at 1:57.18. Blake Broullire placed second at 1:57.51.
- Alina Gersib finished first in the 50 free with a time of 24.80.
- Lili Toth placed first in the 200 IM, timing in at 2:10.61.
- GWU took the top three spots in the 500 free as Spencer Lucas (5:09.20) placed first, followed by Lauren Oglesby (5:10.69), and Miranda Johns (5:19.12).
Gardner-Webb 102.5, Wingate 102.5
- Connor Bos claimed first place in the 50 free, timing in at 21.70
- Mason Hutchinson earned a first place finish in the 200 fly, clocking in at 1:57.07.
- In the 100 free, Zach Dingfield placed first with a time of 46.84, followed by Hal McKay at 47.95.
- Jordan Mintz took the 200 breast with a time of 2:07.14, followed by Elliott Gayken at 2:07.39.
Both squads will take on UNC Wilmington and UNC Asheville on Saturday, January 21st in Wilmington, N.C. Action is set to begin at 11:00 am.