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Spartan swimmers head to conference championship

Riley Simko, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2019

The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams are headed to Chicago to compete in the 2019 University Athletic Association (UAA) Swimming and Diving Championships. This year’s championships are hosted by the University of Chicago, one of the university’s top athletic rivals. The cha...

Spartan swimming sinks in New York

Spartan swimming sinks in New York

Riley Simko, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2019

The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams both lost to State University of New York at Geneseo (SUNY-Geneseo) on Martin Luther King Jr. Day this past weekend. The meet was pushed back from Saturday, Jan. 19 due to the dangerous winter weather’s effect on travel time. Both the men...

Swimming and diving takes first to end semester

Riley Simko, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2019

The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams are starting the new semester on a high note. The Spartans ended last semester at the College of Wooster Invitational, coming in first out of the 11 competing universities. The team swept the board, racking up enough points to launch them into...

Swimming and diving wraps up winning semester

Riley Simko, Staff Reporter

November 30, 2018

The Case Western Reserve University swimming and diving teams have made a splash so far this season. Both the women’s and men’s teams have won five out of their six meets in the current season. Most recently, the teams swept a quad meet at the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. The...

Spartans make waves at NCAAs

Spartans make waves at NCAAs

Ben Resnick, Staff Reporter

March 30, 2018

Six members of the Case Western Reserve University men's and women's swimming and diving teams traveled to Indianapolis last week for the 2018 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships, hosted by the Indiana Sports Corporation and Franklin College at the Indiana University-Purdue University...

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...

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