Bison dominate pool once again

OKLAHOMA CITY – In classic Bison fashion, the Oklahoma Baptist men’s and women’s swim teams won 19 of 28 events against Oklahoma Oklahoma Christian University Friday.
 
Estevao Hornos earned an NCAA b-cut qualifying mark in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 20.14. Hornos won the 100-yard freestyle having beaten out Elijah Tung of the Eagles by 1.23 seconds. This was Hornos’s second meet of the season, having been in Brazil due to travel restrictions.
 
The Bison women won the overall event with a team score of 959-895.
 
Jamie Edwards led the women with three individual event wins, including the 50-yard freestyle (24.67), 100-yard freestyle (54.73) and the 100-yard butterfly (1:00.58).
 
Camila Alduenda (100-yard backstroke), Emma Jorgensen (200 yard backstroke and 200 yard IM) and Anna Tindall (100 and 200-yard breaststroke) rounded out the individual wins for the Lady Bison.
 
On the men’s side, team captain William Newman led the team with three individual wins. Newman captured the 100-yard backstroke (51.69), 200-yard backstroke (1:56.74) and the 100-yard butterfly (51.32).
 
Nathan Chan had a strong outing, winning the 100-yard breaststroke (59.82) and 200-yard breaststroke (2:12.61). 
 
OBU found success in the relays, with the women taking the 400-yard freestyle (3:41.37) and 200-yard medley (1:50.01). The men were defeated by .07 seconds in 200-yard medley, but won the 400 yard freestyle by .12 seconds.
 
The Bison will compete with Henderson State Jan. 29 in Arkadelphia.