The Henderson State swimming and diving team competed against Ouachita Baptist on Friday afternoon in Arkadelphia, as the women’s team defeated OBU 119-115 and the men’s team lost a close 128-113 decision to the Tigers.

The Red Wave then swept Rhodes College Saturday in Memphis. The men’s squad beat Rhodes 49-21, and the Lady Red Wave won by a score of 43-26. Henderson State won 20-of-22 events in the meet.

The Henderson State swimming and diving team competed against Ouachita Baptist on Friday afternoon in Arkadelphia, as the women’s team defeated OBU 119-115 and the men’s team lost a close 128-113 decision to the Tigers.
The Red Wave then swept Rhodes College Saturday in Memphis. The men’s squad beat Rhodes 49-21, and the Lady Red Wave won by a score of 43-26. Henderson State won 20-of-22 events in the meet.
On Friday against Ouachita Baptist, the Lady Red Wave were paced by All-American Nicole Horn (Zimbabwe), who won the 200 freestyle in 1:57.34, the 100 freestyle in 53.67, and teamed with Tara Grieger, Natalie Gallant, and Audra Elrod to win the 200 freestyle relay in a time of 1:39.06.
Grieger won the 50 freestyle (24.70), while Jennifer Rodriguez won the one meter diving, earning Henderson State nine points.
The men’s team benefited from the diving of Andrew McCornack (Fresno, Calif.), as the junior won both diving events.
Zach Interrante won the 100 butterfly in a time of 50.31, while Robert Fisher won the 1000 freestyle in 9:58.43.
The team of Terrance Fogle, Nick James, Grant Beahan and Levi Mische won the 200 freestyle relay in 1:24.68.
 On Saturday, the men’s team kicked the meet off against Rhodes College with a win in the 400 medley relay, as Denver Dawson, Ryan Dugal, Aaron Jost and Terrance Fogle won the event with a time of 3:39.07.
Dugal had a strong meet for Henderson State, as the sophomore from El Dorado also won the 200 breaststroke in 2:19.17 and finished second in the 100 freestyle in 50.49, just behind Dawson who won the event in 50.30, and just ahead of Jost who finished in 50.58. Jost also finished second in the 200 breaststroke.
Freshman Robert Fisher (Tupelo, Miss.) also had a nice meet for the Red Wave, winning the 200 freestyle in 1:46.90 and the 400 IM in 4:25.69. Fisher also swam with Nick James, Jimmy Rodriguez and Michael Saltiformaggio to win the 400 freestyle relay.
James, the freshman from Zimbabwe, also won the 1000 freestyle (11:05.85) and the 200 butterfly (1:59.77). Saltiformaggio (Mandebille, La.) won the 200 backstroke and finished second behind Jair Boerenveen in the 50 freestyle.
The Lady Red Wave were led by its 400 medley relay team, as Erikka Dominguez, Caitlin Cavert, Hannah Weise and Chelsea Leary win the first event of the meet in 4:15.08.
These four Henderson State swimmers earned points all day, as Leary won the 400 IM (4:51.31) and the 200 backstroke (2:16.43), and Weise swam with Caitlin Carter, Kasie Smith and Audra Elrod to win the 400 freestyle relay in 3:53.65. Smith also won the 500 freestyle in a time of 5:49.62.
Cavert (Tulsa, Okla.) won the 200 breaststroke in 2:35.71 and finished fourth in the 50 freestyle event, won by Elrod in 25.91.
Elrod (Uvalde, Texas) also won the 100 freestyle in 57.49, while Ozden Sari won the 200 butterfly in 2:20.78.