Pollard, Oostman Earn Wins For Swimming at Green Bay
Saturday, October 29, 2022
Pollard, Oostman Earn Wins For Swimming at Green Bay
Bridget Pollard claimed top honors in the 100 fly Saturday.

Sophomore Bridget Pollard (Plainfield, Ill./Plainfield South) and freshman Jackson Oostman (Aurora, Ill./Marmion Academy) earned individual event victories on Saturday as the Valpo swimming team competed in a dual meet at Green Bay.

How It Happened

  • On the women's side, Pollard took top honors in the 100 fly with a time of 1:01.08.
  • Meanwhile, on the men's side, Oostman continued his strong rookie campaign with a narrow victory in the 100 breast, touching the wall in 1:00.53. He added a second-place finish as well with a time of 48.38 in the 100 free.
  • Freshman Garrett Hoppman (Midland, Texas/Midland) recorded a runner-up showing in the 200 fly with a time of 2:00.13.
  • Sophomore Sara Strauss (Spring Lake, Mich./Spring Lake) touched the wall second in both the 20 free (26.11) and the 200 back (2:30.76).
  • The women totaled four runner-up finishes in all, as sophomore Dot Chislett (Stillwater, Minn./Stillwater Area) came home second in the 100 free with a time of 56.24 and senior Sophie Morelock (Milan, Mich./Milan) completed the 200 back in 2:16.81.
  • Green Bay won both team scores, 165-86 on the women's side and 171-91 on the men's side.

Next Up

Valpo returns to the pool for its major midseason meet in two weeks, heading to the SIU Invitational Nov. 10-12.