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Swimming & Diving Benefits from Training Trip

By Emily Bustard

January 20, 2016

Middlebury swimming and diving has been busy these past few weeks, having competed in four meets and spending the final 10 days of winter break training in Key Largo, Florida. On Saturday, Dec. 12 the Panther men defeated Springfield 197-69, while the women suffered a close 152-148 loss to the same...

Swim Teams Dive into Beginning of Season

By Emily Bustard

December 2, 2015

Men’s and women’s swimming and diving started their season on Saturday, Nov. 21, hosting Connecticut College and Tufts at the Middlebury Natatorium. While both the men and women lost to Connecticut College (152-128 and 152-136, respectively), and the Panther men sustained a 176-112 loss to Tufts,...

Panther Swim Teams Finish Fast in Home Finale

By Kevin Yochim

February 12, 2014

The men and women’s swim teams hosted the Middlebury Invitational at the Natatorium during the first weekend of February break on Friday, Jan. 31 and Saturday, Feb. 1. NESCAC opponents Williams, Amherst, and Tufts participated along with Springfield and UVM. As has been the case in past Invites, no...

Women Swim, Men Sink, in Senior Day Meet

By Kevin Yochim

January 23, 2014

In their final home dual meet of the season on Saturday, Jan. 18, the Middlebury women’s swimming and diving team easily topped Union 209-78 while the men fell to Union 163.5-136.5. The victory gave the women a winning record at 4-3, while the men sunk to 2-5 on the year. In the final home dual...

Swim Teams Fail to Make a Splash in First Meet

Dylan Peters ’16 executes a dive en route to two fourth place finishes. (Campus/Paul Gerard)

By Kevin Yochim

November 20, 2013

The men and women’s swimming and diving teams opened the season on Saturday, Nov. 16 hosting Tufts and Connecticut College at the Natatorium. The women topped Tufts 190-108, but narrowly lost to Connecticut 148-140. The men were defeated in each matchup, falling to Tufts 216-84 and to Connecticut 189-99. The...

Men’s Swimming and Diving Finishes Fifth at NESCACs

The men’s and women’s swimming and diving team gets pumped up for their final home meet on Saturday Feb. 2. The men ended the season with a fifth place finish at the NESCAC Championships while the women finished fourth. (Courtesy)

By Fritz Parker

February 27, 2013

  The Middlebury men’s swim and dive team competed in the NESCAC championships at Wesleyan this past weekend, Feb. 22-24, finishing fifth in a fast field of 11 teams. Ian Mackay ’14 set the tone for the Panthers throughout the weekend, winning two individual titles with conference-record...

Women’s Swimming Takes Fourth in NESCAC

By Fritz Parker

February 20, 2013

The women’s swimming and diving team competed in the NESCAC championship at Bowdoin over three days this weekend, Feb. 15-17, finishing fourth in a competitive field. The women were in third place for much of the weekend – trailing conference powers Williams and Amherst – but were overtaken by...

Swim Teams Host Midd Invitational

By Fritz Parker

February 13, 2013

In their final meet before the NESCAC championships, the Panther swimming and diving teams hosted the Middlebury Invitational on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 1 and 2. The men and women competed against swimmers from Williams, Amherst and Springfield, with several Panthers recording season-best times. Andy...

Panthers Swim To 1-1 Weekend At Union

By Fritz Parker

January 23, 2013

The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams went on the road to Union College this past Saturday, Jan. 19, to take on the host Dutchmen in the team’s last away dual meet of the season. While the Panther women won convincingly, the men – with several key contributors out due to illness –...

Swimming and Diving Returns with Breakthrough Wins

By Fritz Parker

January 16, 2013

After a week-long training trip in Florida, the Middlebury swimming and diving teams returned to take on Colby and Bates in a pair of dual meets at home on Jan. 5 and 6. Both the men’s and women’s teams came away from both meets with convincing wins. From Dec. 27 to Feb. 3, the Panthers benefited...

Men’s, Women’s Swimming and Diving Fall to Amherst

Women’s swimming and diving fell by 30 points to Amherst. The men lost by 122. (Campus/Jessica Munyon)

By Fritz Parker

December 5, 2012

The Middlebury swimming and diving teams hosted conference rival Amherst for a dual meet on Saturday, Dec. 1, with both squads falling to the visiting Lord Jeffs. The men were defeated soundly by a 208-86 margin, while the women were a bit closer, losing 162-132. “We probably had the heaviest week...

Swimming and Diving Teams Split with Jumbos, Drowned By Camels

By Fritz Parker

November 28, 2012

The Middlebury swimming & diving team opened its season on the road at Connecticut College on Saturday, Nov. 17, taking on both the host school and Tufts. While the men fell to both opponents, the women defeated the Jumbos but fell just short of the host Camels. Both teams had been training hard...

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