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Men break four records on day two

Courtesy: SDSU Sports Info
Release: 02/17/2012 10:12:31
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ROCHESTER, Mich. -- The South Dakota State University men's swimming and diving team broke four school records on day two of the Summit League Championships Thursday night.

The Jackrabbits are in second place with 243.5 points. Oakland leads with 358 points.  Competition resumes Friday morning.

Junior Kyle Ochsner placed second in the 500-yard freestyle Thursday night with a time of 4 minutes, 35.22 seconds, breaking his school-record. Blake Yeager, Alex McLain and Kyle Catani also finished in top eight.Yeager finished fifth in 4:39.57, McLain in sixth with 4:44.10 and Catani finished eighth in 4:48.55.

Sophomore Clark Kocourek placed second in three-meter diving with 269.85 points. Brad Schoreit finished fourth with a score of 264.40. Connor Florand finished fifth with a score of 262.50.

The men's 200-yard freestyle relay team of Yann Desjardins, Phil Albu, Jack Morrow and Wil Hogue placed third with a school-record time of 1:24.17.

Hogue finished fifth in the 50-yard freestyle in a school-record time of 20.75 seconds. He broke his school record in prelims earlier in the day.

Sophomore Chris Schreier finished fifth in the 200-yard individual medley in a school-record time of 1:51.78, beating his old school record of 1:51.95.