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DIII Olympic Trials Coverage: Days 2-4

The US Olympic Trials are upon us and we are pleased to see a number of DIII athletes competing in this year’s event hosted in Omaha, Nebraska. Follow us here at D3swimming.com as we highlight the performances of the swimmers who will be representing DIII swimming at this years Trials! Monday Andrew Wilson became the highest placing,…
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June 29, 2016 0

DIII Olympic Trials Coverage: Day 1

Sunday The US Olympic Trials are upon us and we are pleased to see a number of DIII athletes competing in this year’s event hosted in Omaha, Nebraska. Over the next week we will be highlighting the performances of the swimmers who will be representing DIII swimming at this years Trials. The most likely to…
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June 27, 2016 0

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

Day 1 Prelims Recap

The first session of the 2016 D3 NCAAs is in the books! Men’s 500 Greenhalgh will be looking to hold onto his top seed and break his own record. There’s significant pressure from Baker who goes into tonight’s finals a mere .18 seconds behind Greenhalgh. The rest of the field is a going into tonight…
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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 NCAA Championship Links

Live Stream http://www.ncaa.com/liveschedule/2016/03/16   Live Results http://www.collegeswimming.com/results/53000/


March 15, 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

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