Featured Forum Post

This post can be found here. This outlines the biggest d3 question everyone has each February/March. Thanks Swmr46! A lot has changed since last year. I figure I would post the link to the Championship Handbook. That way everyone can freshen up on the qualification procedures. http://fs.ncaa.org/Docs/champ_handbooks … imming.pdf Number of Participants. The number of … Read more Featured Forum Post

Approved Last Chance Meets

2011 NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Approved Last Chance Meets DATE HOST SITE February 26 Bowdoin College Greason Pool February 25-26 Grinnell College Russell K. Osgood Pool February 26 Hamilton College William M. Bristol, Jr. Swimming Pool February 19 Kenyon College Kenyon Athletic Center February 26 New York University Palladium Athletic … Read more Approved Last Chance Meets

Are the ‘B’ Cuts Too Fast?? – Part II

Part I Josh: Do you agree, Jake? Jake: Oh my good friend and former roommate, Coach Hamstra… I’ve got a few things to say. First things first, yes, the finances are limited.  But the faster ‘B’ cuts don’t have ANYTHING to do with the number of athletes actually invited to the meet.  The per diem … Read more Are the ‘B’ Cuts Too Fast?? – Part II

Are the ‘B’ Cuts Too Fast?? – Part I

Chris and Jake will discuss this item back and forth to make their case. You can decide for yourself who won and who lost. Josh: Hey Guys, are the B cuts too fast now? Jake: I, for one, think the individual ‘B’ cut times are too fast.  We can talk about relays later if we … Read more Are the ‘B’ Cuts Too Fast?? – Part I

Dual Meet Tournament – Proposal #1

The Duel of Duals What? 8 Women’s Teams 8 Men’s Teams 24 Dual Meets 3 Days 1 Champion per sex Lots of cuts Lots of excitement Where? I’ll set the stage with our host, the University of Chicago. While the seating is limited, you swim wall to wall and this swims you towards the crowd, … Read more Dual Meet Tournament – Proposal #1

Our National Host

At the end of this winter the NCAA D-III  Swimming and Diving Championship meet will be hosted at The University of Tennessee’s fantastic new Allan Jones Intercollegiate Aquatic Center, completed in 2008.  Since it is a new site for our championship meet it may be useful to take an introductory glance before we all head … Read more Our National Host

And Now for the Airing of Grievances…

Dear D3 swimming coaches and voters, I’ve got a lot of problems with you people, and now you’re all gonna hear about it! The most recent Collegeswimming.com poll came out and the Kenyon women are ranked ahead of Emory, albeit by 3 points (god knows I have no idea how the scoring works). The fact … Read more And Now for the Airing of Grievances…