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Swimming teams make a splash, crush Baldwin Wallace

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

February 3, 2017

The Spartans swimming and diving team made a statement in their last dual meet of the season. The Case Western Reserve University women's team won by a score of 224.5-74.5 over Baldwin Wallace University, while the men's squad beat Baldwin Wallace by a score of 199-98. With the victories, both the men’s team and the ...

Swim and dive teams earn big wins

Swim and dive teams earn big wins

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

January 27, 2017

On a day when the swim and dive team returned to action after winter break, the team also honored the members on the team who had been with the program for four years. The team recognized its three fourth-year men's members—Andrew Henning, David Merriman and John Tomko—and two fourth-year women's members...

Spartans sweep

Spartans sweep

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

December 9, 2016

Both the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams placed first at the Wooster Invitational this past weekend. This three day invitational followed up strong performances by both teams at Grove City College, as the team is beginning to fire on all cylinders. With the win, the men’s team won their sev...

Swimming Finds its Groove at Grove City

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

December 2, 2016

Before the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams went home to feast on turkey and stuffing, they feasted on the competition at Grove City College on Saturday, Nov. 19, in a quad meet. The Case Western Reserve University men swept the competition while the women went 2-1. The Spartan men de...

Swim and dive kicks past competition

Swim and dive kicks past competition

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

November 11, 2016

With wins over the College of Wooster and Oberlin College, the Spartans’ men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams both went undefeated in their two meets this past weekend. The men’s team’s two wins brought their record to 3-2 on the season while the women’s team’s two wins brought them ...

Swimming suffers setback with Saturday split

Swimming suffers setback with Saturday split

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

November 4, 2016

The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams competed in a tri-meet on Saturday, Oct. 29, against Allegheny College and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU). The men’s team split the doubleheader by beating Allegheny but falling to CMU. They beat Allegheny by a score of 196-97 while they...

Swimming teams dive into new season

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

October 28, 2016

Head Coach Doug Milliken was very pleased with the way his team came out and competed in the first meet, even if it was not at full strength. “Our women’s team came out strong and our depth showed pretty well,” said Milliken. “Our men’s team came out and swam pretty well but we have some in...

Spartan swimming end season with 33rd place national finish

Veijay Raj, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2016

Last Saturday, Case Western Reserve University men’s swimming and diving team finished its season in North Carolina at the 2016 NCAA Division III Championships. The five competitors made history for the Spartans’ improving program, entering record books and concluding the season on a strong point. At...

Swimming and diving fall at championships

Swimming and diving fall at championships

Veijay Raj, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2016

Last week Case Western Reserve University’s swimming and diving teams competed at the University Athletic Association Conference Championships in Webster, New York. In the eight-team competition, the men finished sixth and the women finished seventh among the best Division III teams in the country....

Swimming and diving prepares for postseason

Swimming and diving prepares for postseason

Veijay Raj, Staff Reporter

February 19, 2016

Last weekend, the Spartans wrapped up the regular season swimming at the Midwest Invitational held by the University of Chicago. Case Western Reserve University was without their top swimmers, only sending four women and two men to compete in the small invitational. Due to the small rosters, the women...

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