Posted: Jan 20, 2018
Franklin, Ind. - The 18th-ranked Tigers picked up eight wins on their way to a sweep of Franklin by a 185.5-108.5 score and 25th-ranked Calvin, 160-134, to move to 5-2 on the season.
Kurt Swieter grabbed two wins in the mid-distance freestyle events, clocking in at 1:45.45 in the 200 and 4:48.49 in the 500.
Sam McManus swept the breaststrokes, going 58.72 in the 100 and 2:13.39 in the 200.
The 50 freestyle featured DePauw's one-two punch of Sam Wagner and Aidan Schurig placing first and second in times of 21.97 and 22.01 respectively.
Charlie Stewart-Bates snagged a win the 1000 freestyle in 10:14.73, while Adam Pircon won the 200 backstroke with a time of 1:57.70 and Luke Thompson took first in the 400 individual medley in 4:20.71.
The Tigers 200 freestyle relay of Schurig, Swieter, Wagner, and McManus won with a time of 1:26.12. The 200 medley relay featuring Pircon, McManus, Ian Longan, and Wagner touched second with a time of 1:37.25.
The Tigers return to action on Saturday, January 27, when they host Chicago in their final dual meet of the season.