he Virginia Wesleyan University men's swimming competed collegiately for the first time Saturday at the ODAC Relays hosted by Washington and Lee University. The meet featured several specialty relays not found in most traditional events as the meet was a relay-only competition.
ODAC men's swimming has grown each year of its official sponsorship in the league, but the expansion for 2017-18 doubles the size of the conference contingent from a season ago. Five new programs are set to the join league ranks, bringing total sponsorship to 10 teams for the fourth full season of men's swimming under the ODAC banner.
Sports information intern Antonio Boone sits down with swimming coach Mike Ginder prior to the first collegiate season for the VWU program. Interview was shot, edited, and produced by Antonio Boone.
The Virginia Wesleyan University swimming program will host a Tread-A-Thon on September 27 to raise awareness for drowning prevention.