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Swim Team Leads Organ Donation Awareness Effort

Friday, April 19, 2013

Some 28,052 Americans received organ transplants in 2011. Also, 14,013 persons in the United States donated organs in 2012. More than 1 million tissue transplants are done each year in the U.S. Currently, nearly 120,000 Americans are on organ transplant lists.

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All Heart — WC Senior Had Liver Transplant a Year Ago This Week

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 | About (Main College Info)

Swim coach Trip Breen recalls holding Galen Carrington’s cell phone in his pocket during practices for three years.

16 Quakers on OAC winter honor roll

Monday, March 11, 2013 | Features

The Wilmington College winter sports student-athletes comprised nearly 20 percent for the 76 student-athletes recognized by the Ohio Athletic Conference on the Academic All-OAC team.

Swimming breaks 21 school records over weekend

Saturday, February 16, 2013

Following three days of Ohio Athletic Conference championship swimming, the Wilmington College teams posted historic performances.

Quakers continue record-breaking meet

Friday, February 15, 2013

For the second day in a row, the Wilmington College swim team broke seven school records during the Ohio Athletic Conference Swimming and Diving Championships at Akron University.

Seven records fall on day one

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Seven Wilmington College school records fell Thursday as the Fightin’ Quakers competed in the first day of the Ohio Athletic Conference Swimming & Diving Championships at Akron University.

Quakers ready for OAC celebration

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

It’s time to celebrate, well sort of. The Wilmington College swim teams are competing this week in the Ohio Athletic Conference championships, starting Thursday at the University of Akron.

WC bids adieu to 11 seniors

Saturday, January 19, 2013

Wilmington College swim coach Trip Breen bid adieu to the largest senior class in school history as the Fightin’ Quakers fell to Mount Union in the final meet before the Ohio Athletic Conference championships. The men’s fell to the Purple Raiders, 113-86, while the women’s team lost, 106-96.

Men's Swimming gets first-ever win over JCU

Saturday, December 1, 2012

A fast start and solid swims throughout the meet were enough for the Wilmington College men’s swim team to post their first victory over John Carroll University, 102-101.

Spraul sets two new school records

Sunday, November 18, 2012 | Women's Swimming

Junior Mikey Spraul set two new school records this weekend as the Wilmington College swim teams competed in the Corbiere/Merion Invitational on the campus of Ohio Wesleyan University.

Area Swimmers Raise Funds for Cancer Research

Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Dozens of local college, high school and youth swimmers filled Wilmington College’s swimming pool to raise funds and awareness for sarcoma cancer research Tuesday (Nov. 13) as participants in the seventh annual Hour of Power Swimming Relay.

Spraul earns SAAC honor

Tuesday, November 13, 2012 | Student-Athlete Advisory Committee

The Wilmington College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee named men's swimmer Mikey Spraul as its Player of the Week for the week ending October 28.

Wilmington swimming competes in double duals

Saturday, November 10, 2012

The Wilmington College swim teams hosted a double dual meet with OAC opponent Transylvania and non-conference foe Wittenberg with mixed results.

Men's swimming drops nail biter

Saturday, November 3, 2012

It came down to the final race. The team that won the 200 meter freestyle relay would leave the dual meet victorious.

Swimming falls to ONU

Friday, November 2, 2012 | Women's Swimming

The Wilmington College men’s and women’s swimming teams fell for the first time this season, falling to Ohio Northern Friday. The men’s team fell to the Polar Bears, 187-44, while the women’s team lost, 170-57.

WC opens home slate with win over BW

Saturday, October 27, 2012

The Wilmington College swim teams opened their home slate with victories over Baldwin-Wallace in Ohio Athletic Conference action Saturday at the Hermann Court Natatorium. The men’s team won eight events to record the 119-86 win, while the women were victorious in seven events for the 132-73 win.

Spraul named OAC Swimmer of the Week

Monday, October 22, 2012

Junior swimmer Mikey Spraul was named the Ohio Athletic Conference Swimmer of the Week, the league announced today.

Quakers swim way to wins over Defiance

Saturday, October 20, 2012

The Wilmington College men’s and women’s swim team opened up the 2012-13 season with victories over Defiance in Ohio Athletic Conference action. Defiance is an associated OAC member for swimming.

Hellwarth named Academic All-OAC

Monday, May 21, 2012

AUSTINTOWN — Sophomore Corbin Hellwarth has been named to the Academic All-Ohio Athletic Conference At-Large Team.

Quakers end season at OAC Championship

Saturday, February 18, 2012

AKRON — Mason Harris added two more school standards to his growing resume as the Ohio Athletic Conference Championship concluded at University of Akron’s Ocasek Natatorium Saturday.

Hellwarth, Harris lead Quakers at OAC Championship

Friday, February 17, 2012

AKRON — Corbin Hellwarth powered his way to the all-conference podium and Mason Harris put his name in the record book in day two of the Ohio Athletic Conference Championship at University of Akron’s Ocasek Natatorium Friday.

Quakers hammer team 400 medley relay record at OAC meet

Thursday, February 16, 2012

AKRON — Wilmington College’s 400-yard medley relay team smashed the school record as the Quakers opened competition in the Ohio Athletic Conference Championship Thursday at University of Akron’s Ocasek Natatorium.

Quakers drop dual to Findlay

Saturday, January 28, 2012

Wilmington College dropped a 103-75 decision to Division II Findlay in non-conference action at the WC Natatorium Saturday afternoon.

Quakers lose at Mount Union

Saturday, January 21, 2012

ALLIANCE — Wilmington College was unable to overcome a sluggish start as the Quakers dropped a 110-79 decision to Mount Union in an Ohio Athletic Conference dual meet Saturday afternoon.

Quakers lose to Franklin

Saturday, January 7, 2012

FRANKLIN, Ind. — Wilmington College dropped a 117-86 decision to Franklin College in a non-conference dual to in the Grizzlies’ water Saturday afternoon.

Harris, Hellwarth lead WC against John Carroll

Saturday, December 3, 2011

Mason Harris and Corbin Hellwarth won a pair of races each as Wilmington College battled John Carroll in an Ohio Athletic Conference pool dual at the WC Natatorium Saturday afternoon.