Both squads walked away victorious against Eastern Illinois on Friday, with the men winning, 137-125, and the women, 201-611. On Saturday, the men picked up a win over Wabash, 195.5-96.5. The women fell to Eastern Michigan, 167-133.
Mount Vernon (9-2) defeated New Castle (4-7) earlier in the year in a high-scoring finish, 61-20. The two Hoosier Heritage Conference rivals met again Friday night in the second round of Sectionals. The Sectional finish ended in favor of the Marauders, 45-8.
Coming off of a second-place finish at the season-opening Indiana Intercollegiate last weekend, Ball State Women’s Swim and Dive split their weekend, defeating Youngstown State Friday and falling to Buffalo Saturday.