The Michigan State swimming & diving team sent 13 swimmers to the USA Winter Nationals last weekend in Greensboro, N.C.The Spartan men claimed first-place overall in collegiate competition with 40 points.
The Michigan State swimming and diving program will send 13 Spartans to Greensboro, N.C. to compete at the USA Winter Nationals. The meet will be held from Nov. 28-Dec. 1 in the Greensboro Aquatic Center.
he swimming program will compete for three days at the Northwestern Invitational in Evanston, Ill while the Michigan State diving program will travel to Iowa City, Iowa to compete in the Hawkeye Invitational.
The B1G-ACC All-Star Challenge concluded on Sunday in West Lafayette, Ind. The Big Ten defeated the Atlantic Coast Conference on both the men’s and women’s sides. The men finished with a score of 179-174 and the women finished 251-102.
Michigan State swimming and diving will host Kenyon College on Saturday, Nov. 3. The Spartans will also be celebrating their nine seniors for senior day. The meet will begin at 12 p.m. This will be Kenyon’s first dual meet of the season. On Oct. 20, they held the Kenyon College relays where they took first place against teams such as Ohio Northern, College of Wooster and Oberlin College.
In the first ever match-up between Michigan State and Rutgers, the Scarlet Knights defeated the Spartans by just two points, 151-149.
The Michigan State women’s swimming and diving team will host the Scarlet Knights on Friday, Oct. 26. The meet will begin at 5 p.m. in the IM West Indoor Pool.
Michigan State swimming and diving split on the road on Friday. The men defeated Illinois-Chicago, 176-124, and the women fell short at Illinois, 168-132.
Michigan State’s swimming & diving teams will split Friday, Oct. 12. The men compete at Illinois-Chicago at 4 p.m., and the women will compete at Illinois at 5 p.m.
Michigan State Athletics and PNC Bank are partnering to recognize the PNC Achievers Student-Athletes of the Month. Throughout the 2018-19 season, deserving Spartan student-athletes will be recognized for displaying well-rounded achievement through leadership in the classroom, in the community, and in competition. The honorees for October are DeJuan Jones (men’s soccer), Erin Neely (women’s swimming & diving) and Molly Hoerner-O’Malley (gymnastics).
Michigan State diver Amanda Ling was named Co-Big Ten Diver of the Week as announced by the Big Ten office on Wednesday, Oct. 3. Ling will be the first to receive a Big Ten weekly honor for the 2018-19 season and shared it with Michigan diver Christy Cutshaw.
The season opener for the Michigan State swimming and diving team is this weekend against the University of Iowa. The Spartans will take on their Big Ten opponent Friday, Sept. 28 at 10 a.m. at the IM West Indoor Pool.
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The College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has selected a record 3,206 swimmers and divers for its Scholar All-America team, which includes 14 Michigan State athletes. The award recognizes students that have achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and competed at their respective NCAA/NAIA/NJCAA Swimming and Diving Championships. The selections are drawn from 181 colleges and universities across all Divisions.
Michigan State swimming & diving head coach Matt Gianiodis has unveiled the competition schedule for the upcoming season, which is peppered with traditional rivalries, staunch competition, and a new All-Star event that will showcase some of the best student-athletes in the Big Ten Conference.
The College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has announced that Michigan State placed both its men’s and women’s programs among the 710 college swim teams nationwide to earn Scholar All-America honors based on their academic performance in the Spring 2018 semester.
Michigan State had a pair of women’s divers competing at the 2018 USA Diving Senior National Championships this week in Dallas, Texas, and both had strong finishes. Freshman Amanda Ling (Wixom, Mich.) and junior Julia Oppedisano (Strongsville, Ohio) were the Spartans competing this week, both competing against some of the best divers in the country.
Jack Seibold, a fixture in the Spartan swimming and diving program who wrote the “Spartan Sports Encyclopedia” and served the University in several capacities, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the age of 89.
The Michigan State women’s diving team concluded its final day of the NCAA Division I Zone C Diving Championships on Friday, March 9 with the 3-meter.
The Michigan State women’s diving team concluded its first day of the NCAA Division I Zone C Diving Championships on Thursday, March 8 with the 1-meter.