posted March 5, 2010

Hope College Qualifiers to NCAA Swimming Championships

Hope College Qualifiers to NCAA Division III Swimming Championships
at University of Minnesota
March 17-20, 2010

QUALIFIERS
Josh Grabijas, freshman from Howell, Mich. (Howell HS)
Phil Heyboer, senior from Zeeland, Mich. (Holland Christian HS)
Brandon King, senior from Willowbrook, Ill. (Hinsdale Central HS)
Ryan Nelis, senior from Holland, Mich. (West Ottawa HS)
Mitch Ruch, senior from Zeeland, Mich. (Zeeland East HS)
Aaron Welsch, senior from St. Peters, Mo. (Ft. Zumwalt South HS)
Libby Westrate, freshman from Grandville, Mich. (Grandville HS)

Josh Grabijas
200 Freestyle, seeded 30th, 1:42.23
500 Freestyle, seeded 21st, 4:35.47
1650 Freestyle, seeded 12th, 16:01.73

Phil Heyboer
400 Individual Medley, seeded 4th, 3:59.31
200 Individual Medley, seeded 42nd, 1:59.11
200 Backstroke, seeded 26th, 1:52.76

Brandon King
100 Breaststroke, seeded 26th, :58.15

Ryan Nelis
100 Butterfly, seeded 15th, :50.27
50 Freestyle, seeded 47th, :22.25
100 Freestyle, seeded 49th, :47.51

Mitch Ruch
100 Backstroke, seeded 22nd, :51.56
200 Backstroke, seeded 24th, 1:52.51

Aaron Welsch
50 Free, seeded 17th, :20.87
100 Free, seeded 19th, :45.95

Libby Westrate
50 Freestyle, seeded 17th, :23.93
100 Freestyle, seeded 34th, :52.77
200 Freestyle, seeded 42nd, 1:55.22

Men's Relays
400 Medley Relay, seeded 6th, 3:23.31
200 Medley Relay, seeded 15th, 1:32.97
800 Freestyle Relay, seeded 14th, 6:51.21
400 Freestyle Relay, seeded 20th, 3:07.22