Men's Swimming Places Third In Two Events At Wheaton Invitational

Mike Wurster and Daniel Clyde both recorded third-place efforts for the Hope College men's swimming & diving team on Friday at the five-team Wheaton, Illinois Invitational.

Wurster, a senior from Indianapolis, Indiana (Brebeuf Jesuit), pictured, at right, clocked a 200-yard backstroke swim of 1 minute, 54.27 seconds.

Clyde, a sophomore from Ann Arbor, Michigan (Huron), pictured at left, went 1:56.61 in the 200 individual medley. Wurster was sixth at 1:59.93.

Senior Charlie Emmert of Grand Blanc, Michigan (Flint Powers Catholic) placed fourth in the 200 butterfly with a time of 1:55.30.

Wurster, Emmert and Clyde teamed with junior Jeff Engle of Kalamazoo, Michigan (Home School) for a fourth-place 800 freestyle relay of 7:10.26.

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