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NCAAs Final Day Wrap Up!

Men 100 Free Thomas Thetford of W&L took the championship tonight in a time of 43.41.  Thetford led the entire race, though faced some serious closing speed from Jesse Novak of Rowan University who came back in a 22.41 for a final time of 43.78.  Thetford and Novak were the only swimmers to go sub-44…
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March 19, 2016 0

Day 4 Prelims Recap

Men 100 Free Thomas Thetford, winner of the 200 free, dashes out to be the top seed with a time of 43.76 for Washington and Lee.  Last years’ 100 free champion Jesse Novak from Rowan sits himself in 2nd place as he will look to battle for a second win in the event.  Connor Mergler…
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March 19, 2016 0

2016 NCAAs Day 3 Wrap-Up

Men 200 Butterfly MIT’s Douglas Kogut took out his race fast (23.41), holding on to finish first at 1:47.28. This was over a second drop from prelims. He had to hold off a surging Jeff Anderson (Amherst), who out split him by nearly 2 seconds on the last 50. Anderson was fifth going into the…
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March 18, 2016 0

Day 3 Prelims Recap

A special thanks to Raymond Amato for contributing his prelims coverage! Men 200 Butterfly Amherst senior Jeff Anderson moves from 12th to 1st seed after prelims dropping a second and a half to go a 1:48.14.  Orion Martin the top seed going in with a 1:47.73 from Rose-Hulman failed to even make the top 16,…
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March 18, 2016 0

2016 NCAAs Day 2 Wrap Up

Men 200 Free Relay Ollie Smith crushed the field anchoring tonight, splitting an amazing 18.90 to clench the victory for Emory and knock the team from Kenyon down to second place.  Tonight there were more sub-20 splits than in prelims, though there was also unfortunately another DQ for the team from Calvin College.  The DQ…
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March 17, 2016 0

Day 2 Prelims Recap

A big thank you to guest writer Reid Carlson for helping us with our Day 2 NCAA coverage! Men 200 Free Relay Kenyon held onto the top spot in this morning’s prelims, narrowly edging out Emory for the rights to lane 4 in this evening’s finals.  Emory, who trailed by only 11-one-hundredths, boasted by far…
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March 17, 2016 0

2016 NCAAs Day 1 Wrap Up

The first day has come and gone, we saw a lot of fast swimming, some close races, and a new national record! Here’s our recap of tonight’s finals. Men’s 500 Freestyle The top three separated themselves from the field with the difference between 3rd and 4th being 3 seconds. Greenhalgh managed to hold onto his…
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March 16, 2016 0

2016 NCAAs Women’s Preview

The 2016 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships are upon us! We’ve been fortunate to see a ton of fast swimming at this meet and this year is sure to provide the same. Let’s see what we have to look forward to this year:   Day 1 500 Free NCAA Record: 4:43.37, 2011…
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March 16, 2016 0

2016 NCAAs Men’s Preview

It’s that time of the year again! The big meet starts this Wednesday and we’ve put together a preview of who to watch out for at this years NCAAs. A big thank you goes to guest writer Matt Zhiss for helping us get this content out to the masses! And without further ado, D3swimming.com presents…
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March 13, 2016 0

Swimmers of the Week – Jan. 30th

D3Swimming.com has named Amherst’s Emily Hyde its Athlete of the Week in women’s swimming and diving for meets through January 31st. Hyde, a senior from Clinton, New York, took first place in two events on both Saturday and Sunday, leading Amherst to a victory over MIT on Saturday and Springfield on Sunday. Hyde won both…
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February 6, 2016 0

Swimmers of the Week – Jan. 23

D3swimming.com has selected James Shangle from The College of New Jersey its Athlete of the Week in men’s swimming and diving meets through January 24th.   Saving his best season for his last, Shangle continues his success as he helped the Lions defeat Stevens Institute over the weekend. Shangle won both breaststroke events, stopping the…
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January 30, 2016 0

Meet of the Week – Jan. 30

D3Swimming.com has nominated SUNY-New Paltz vs. SUNY Geneseo as its meet of the week. This meet showcases two of the top teams in the SUNYAC, all four teams head into the weekend are undefeated in the conference. Who to watch: Will Koenig – Senior, New Paltz – 2015 All SUNYAC for his performances in the…
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January 30, 2016 0

Meet of the Week – Jan 23

D3Swimming.com has nominated University of Chicago vs. Calvin College vs. Depauw University as its meet of the week. With three of the best teams in the region facing off, you can definitely expect some awesome races. Not only are these teams beasts in their region, but all six teams are ranked in the Top 25…
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January 22, 2016 0

Swimmers of the Week – Jan 16

D3Swimming.com has named Denison’s Stuart Hohm its athlete of the week in men’s swimming and diving for meets through January 16th. The sophomore threw down a 9:53.21 in his 1000 freestyle and followed that up with a 4:37.05 in his 500 freestyle. Those times were good enough for 4th and 2nd place finishes respectively as…
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January 21, 2016 0

Meet of the Week – Jan. 9th

The New Year brings with it the return of dual meets! D3swimming.com has nominated Williams vs. Amherst as its meet of the week. These conference rivals will go head to head this Saturday and try to assert their dominance over the NESCAC. Last year, Williams showed up in a big way, but this year’s meet…
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January 8, 2016 0

Swimmers of the Fall

After a brief holiday hiatus, we’re back with our Swimmers of the first half! D3Swimming.com has named UW-Eau Claire’s Samantha Senczyszyn its Swimmer of the Fall in women’s swimming and diving for meets through December 6th. Senczyszyn, a freshmen from Grafton, Wisconson, posted one of the two ‘A’ qualifying times in Division III Women’s Swimming…
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January 6, 2016 0

Swimmers of the Week – Nov. 21

D3Swimming.com has named a pair of Kenyon athletes as swimmers of the week for meets through November 22. On the men’s side, Ian Reardon earns his second nomination earning B cuts in the 100 and 200 yard breaststroke as well as the 200 and 400 IM with times of :57.32, 2:02.87, 1:50.47, and 3:57.97 respectively.…
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November 27, 2015 0

Swimmers of the Week – Nov. 14

D3Swimming.com has named Emory’s Ollie Smith its Athlete of the Week in men’s swimming and diving for meets through November 14th. Smith, a sophomore from Milan, Michigan finished second in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of :20.51, in a 86.5-180.5 setback against the University of Georgia this Saturday. He also swam a :20.00 split…
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November 16, 2015 0

Swimmers of the Week – Nov. 7th

D3swimming.com has selected Michael Lagieski from Washington University (Missouri) its Athlete of the Week in men’s swimming and diving meets through November 7th.   Lagieski continues to impress during the early portion of his senior season. He helped the Bears defeat the Maroons in D3swimming.com’s Meet of the Week over the weekend. Lagieski won both…
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November 10, 2015 0