2015 recruits (according to facebook)

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babwik
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2015 recruits (according to facebook)

Post by babwik » Fri Apr 01, 2011 12:29 pm

I saw the new recruiting tab, and I like the list. Here is a little I found on facebook. My methodology is: on facebook search, type in "Denison 2015" or whatever college. There is usually a page that kids can post on saying they are going to a school. Often they will mention if they are playing a sport. I then check the people who say they are swimming with the USA swimming time database.

Some flaws in this system:

Obviously incomplete. I only find the people that announce themselves on these pages.

The database of times often misses HS performances, which could be much faster. Also, if someone has a common name like John Smith, I may even grab the wrong swimmer.

This falls more on the rumor side than what is posted on the tab, but whatever, it's just a message board. Feel free to search other colleges, I just started with the two we have been talking about. Enjoy!


Denison

Men

Connor Dorff- Philadelphia- Diving
Ben Snader-Illinois- 57.6/2:05br, 48.5/1:45 fr, 52.0fly, 1:55/4:14im
Matt Duggins-NC- 48.9/1:46/4:43/9:54/16:37
Devin Compan-TX- 20.90/45.45/1:45
Andrew Watkins- 59.10 br
Dan Hellman-NJ-48.6/1:44.5/4:45.9, 51.7/1:54 fly

Kenyon

Men

Joe Guilfoyle- NJ- 1:43.00/4:35.26/9:27.70/16:04
Alan Magendzo-Chile
Jacob Hegge- 48.5/1:46/4:44, 51.8/1:54fly

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Gary the No Trash Cougar
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Re: 2015 recruits (according to facebook)

Post by Gary the No Trash Cougar » Sun Apr 03, 2011 8:39 pm

Heard that Nick Spaniel, from Vermont, will be attending Denison. He's a 21.7 / 47.5 / 1:42.7 freestyler.

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Re: 2015 recruits (according to facebook)

Post by Lora » Mon Apr 09, 2012 9:26 am

Very cool, thanks for the info! I find this very interesting, and I must admit that I am a bit envious that I am not being recruited by anyone. I am thinking that for the next year I should intensify my training regimen in hopes that I will catch a recruiters attention. This means that I will need to spend a lot more time in the water. Unfortunately, the only conceivable way to achieve this is to buy my own swimming pool so that I can train at home. I'm thinking about checking out above ground pools nashville to see if they might have an affordable option for me. Wish me luck!

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