Widmann and Sheil Named GLIAC Swimmers of the Week

Widmann and Sheil Named GLIAC Swimmers of the Week

Julie Widmann
Senior - Littleton, Colo./Heritage

Ashland University senior Julie Widmann had an impressive showing at the Ashland Invitational this weekend (Nov. 16-17). The senior won the 50 free, 100 free (51.10), and 100 back (55.48)  making the "A" cut in the 50 free with a time of 23.15.

Widmann was a part of two winning relays in the 200 free (1:34.03) where she posted a 23.55 lead-off split and the 200 medley relay (1:43.99). The senior's backstroke split came in as 26.12. Widmann was also on two relays that finished second on the weekend. The Eagles took second in the 400 medley relay (3:50.43) and the 400 free relay (3:28.43)


Alex Sheil
Junior  -  Sydney, Australia/Trinity

Alex Sheil had a record-breaking weekend in the pool. Sheil swam a 1:49.19 in the 200 IM, winning the race and besting the previous school record. The junior grabbed another Ashland record in the 200 free with a time of 1:38.15.  Sheil was a part of a record-breaking relay over the weekend in the 400 free relay. The foursome had a time a 3:01.47. Sheil recorded a time of 49.47 in the 100 butterfly, finishing second.



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