Emory Women's Swimming & Diving - UAA Champions for 19th Straight YearFor the 19th consecutive year and the 25th time in program history, the Emory University Women’s Swimming and Diving team captured the University Athletic Association team title as the UAA Championships concluded on Saturday night at the Ratner Aquatic Center on the campus of the University of Chicago.
Women's Swimming & Diving Extend UAA Lead on Strength of Six Event TitlesAfter posting five event championships on Thursday night, the Emory University Women's Swimming and Diving program tacked on another six Association event titles on Friday, building a monumental lead heading into the final day of competition at the University Athletic Association Championships.
Emory Swimming & Diving Set Sights on UAA ChampionshipsThe Emory University Swimming and Diving teams travel to Chicago, Illinois this week for the 30th Annual University Athletic Association Championships. The four-day championship meet will be held from Wednesday, February 8th through Saturday, February 11th at the Ratner Athletic Center on the campus of the University of Chicago.
Andrew Wilson, Fiona Muir Garner UAA Weekly HonorsSenior Andrew Wilson and sophomore Fiona Muir of the Emory University Swimming and Diving teams were chosen as the University Athletic Association Athletes of the Week as announced on Monday afternoon.
Emory Swimming & Diving Set for Final Dual Meet of Season at UGAThe Emory University Swimming and Diving teams travel to Athens, Georgia to face the University of Georgia in the final dual meet of the regular season this Saturday, January 28th. Action is set to get underway at the Gabrielsen Natatorium inside the Ramsey Center at 11:00 AM.
Elizabeth Aronoff Receives NCAA Top 10 AwardElizabeth Aronoff, a former four-year member of the Emory University Swimming and Diving program, was honored last night in Nashville, Tennessee at the NCAA Convention as one of the 10 recipients of the NCAA Today’s Top 10 Award.
Emory Swimming & Diving to Celebrate Senior Day on SaturdayThe Emory University Swimming & Diving teams return to the Madeleine Jude Brown Aquatic Center for the final home meet of the 2016-17 season this Saturday with a tri-meet against Division II programs West Florida and Delta State. The meet is set to get underway at 11:00 AM. Before the meet begins, the Eagles will recognize their 10 graduating seniors with a pre-meet ceremony.
Emory Swimming & Diving Set for BSC, Arena Pro Swim Series MeetsThe Emory Swimming & Diving teams continue the dual meet portion of the 2016-17 season on Saturday as the Eagles face Birmingham-Southern College. Additionally, Emory will be sending a small group of swimmers to Austin, Texas to compete over a three-day period from Friday, January 13th through Sunday, January 15th in the Arena Pro Swim Series.
Emory Women's Swimming & Diving Routs Florida Southern, 173-86The Emory University Women’s Swimming and Diving team had another impressive showing on Saturday afternoon, easily defeating Division II Florida Southern 173-86 to improve to 3-0 on the season. The meet was held outdoors in cold, rainy conditions on the campus of FSC in Lakeland, Florida.
Women's Swimming & Diving Post 14 NCAA "B" Cut Times; Sit in Second at Both Miami and SCAD InvitesThe Emory University Women’s Swimming & Diving team got off to a strong start on Thursday at the Miami and SCAD Invitationals, recording a total of 14 NCAA qualifying times at the two meets. After one day of competition, the Eagles are in third place at the Miami Invite with 170.5 points behind first place Miami (343) and second place Bowling Green (185.5). At the SCAD Invite, Emory sits in second place with a total of 173 points.
Mitchell Cooper, Fiona Muir Named UAA Swimmers of the WeekEmory University swimmers, senior Mitchell Cooper and sophomore Fiona Muir, were chosen as the University Athletic Association Athletes of the Week as announced by the conference on Monday afternoon. This is Cooper’s fifth UAA weekly honor in his career while this marks the second for Muir.
Women's Swimming & Diving Rolls Past SCAD, 146-97The Emory University Women’s Swimming & Diving team improved to 2-0 on the season, defeating the defending 2015-16 NAIA National Champions Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD) 146-97 on Saturday afternoon at the Madeleine Jude Brown Aquatic Center inside the Woodruff PE Center.
The Eagles recorded 36 top-three finishes including 12 event victories to go along with three NCAA “B Cut times in the win over the Bees.
Swimming & Diving Continues Dual Meet Season, Hosts SCAD on SaturdayThe Emory University Swimming & Diving teams return to the pool on Saturday as the Eagles will host NAIA program Savannah College of Arts & Design (SCAD) in a dual meet. The meet is set to get underway at 2:00 PM at the Madeleine Jude Brown Aquatic Center inside the Woodruff PE Center.
Andrew Wilson, Cindy Cheng Garner UAA Athlete of the Week HonorsEmory University senior Andrew Wilson and junior Cindy Cheng were both named the University Athletic Association Athlete of the Week for their performances against Queens University of Charlotte this past Saturday at the Madeleine Jude Brown Aquatic Center inside the Woodruff PE Center.
Eagles Edge Out Queens University of Charlotte, 136-126, to Open 2016-17 SeasonThe Emory University Women’s Swimming & Diving team began the dual meet portion of the 2016-17 season on Saturday afternoon, edging out the reigning Division II National Champions Queens University of Charlotte, 136-126, at the Madeline Jude Brown Aquatic Center inside the Woodruff PE Center. The Eagles registered five event victories and four NCAA B Cut times at the meet.
Swimming & Diving to Host Queens University of Charlotte on SaturdayThe Emory University Swimming & Diving teams return to the pool this Saturday afternoon with the first dual meet of the 2016-17 season against Division II Queens University of Charlotte. The meet is set to get underway at 1:00 pm at the Madeline Jude Brown Aquatic Center inside the Woodruff PE Center.
2016-17 Women's Swimming & Diving Season PreviewThe Emory University Women’s Swimming & Diving team is back in the pool this Friday as the Eagles take part in the annual Blue-Gold Intrasquad Meet which will be held at the Madeline Jude Brown Aquatic Center inside the Woodruff PE Center, starting at 3:30 pm.
Women's Swimming & Diving Place 10 on Preseason All-American ListThe Emory University Women’s Swimming and Diving team placed 10 swimmers on the collegeswimming.com Preseason All-American list as announced by the organization on Monday afternoon. The 10 swimmers are the most by any other Division III program in the country, just one more than second-place Williams College.
2016 Women's Swimming & Diving Season RecapThe dynasty continued in 2015-16 as the Emory University women’s swimming & diving team won its seventh consecutive NCAA Division III Championship and the ninth overall in program history.
Emory Swimming Trio Named CoSIDA Academic All-AmericansEmory University swimmers Elizabeth Aronoff, Marcela Sanchez-Aizcorbe and Hayes Burdette-Sapp have each been chosen as Academic All-Americans as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Aronoff makes her second straight appearance on the Academic All-America First Team while Sanchez-Aizcorbe was named to the Second Team and Burdette-Sapp to the Third Team for the first time in their respective careers.
Four Emory Swimmers Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District TeamsEmory University swimmers Elizabeth Aronoff, Marcela Sanchez-Aizcorbe, Hayes Burdette-Sapp and Chandler Lichtefeld have been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District At-Large Team, based on a combination of their athletic and academic achievements during the 2015-16 season and their career as an Eagle.