ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Joe Smith placed second in the one-meter diving competition with a score of 342.82 to led the Golden Grizzlies as the Oakland men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams dropped a dual meet against the University of Michigan Friday at Canham Natatorium. Cassie Misiewicz placed second in the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 1:00.16. The Oakland men fell to the Wolverines 203-91, while the women’s squad was defeated 203-90.
The Black and Gold return to the pool Saturday for the Michigan Water Carnival beginning at 11 a.m. at Canham Natatorium. In a celebration of aquatic sports, the non-traditional competition will feature Oakland, Calvin College and Michigan while swimming, diving, and water polo will compete at the same time.
Saturday's Water Carnival will feature eight events:
400-yard mixed medley relay
300 butterfly with fins
50 underwater swim with fins
Variable distance relay (200-150-100-50)
200 freestyle relay with fins
25 freestyle knockout
Mixed 400 freestyle relay