Freshman diver Megan Thai (Alhambra, Calif.) put the finishing touches on a historic first year for the Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team as the first freshman diver in program history to reach the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships.
The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team took part in their final regular season action this past Saturday hosting the University of Redlands (L, 176-108) and Cal Lutheran University (L, 148-117).
It was announced earlier today that the Whittier College men's and women's swimming & diving teams reached Scholar All-America status for the 2018 fall semester, as determined by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). The Poets join more than 700 teams from 460 institutions in NCAA, NAIA, and NJCAA divisions to receive this distinction.
Senior diver Becca Ayers (La Habra, Calif.) was just named the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Diver of the Week in the 10th week of voting, announced by the conference office Monday.
The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team took part in their first tri-match of 2018-19 this past Saturday as they took on Pomona-Pitzer and Occidental at the Slade Aquatic Center. Following tough windy and smoky conditions, the Poets went 0-2 falling 172-73 to the Sagehens and 140-93 to Occidental.
The Whittier College Men’s & Women’s Swimming and Diving Teams hit the water for the first time this season against Div. I, Div. II, and Div. III competition at the Malibu Invite on the campus of Pepperdine University.
The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has named 710 teams to its Scholar All-America list for the Spring 2018 Semester. The teams represent 476 institutions from across all NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA Divisions. The CSCAA recognizes teams with the Scholar All-America Award for achieving a team GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Freshman Brooke Geske (San Pedro, Calif.) returned home after taking part in the NCAA Division III National Championships and what a four-day event she had making history for the Whittier College Swimming & Diving program.
After an impressive four days at the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championships for Swimming & Diving, freshman Brooke Geske (San Pedro, Calif.) was named the SCIAC Newcomer of the Year.
The final day of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Swimming & Diving Championships was ended on a high note for the Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team totaling 343 points, which placed them 7th in the final standings.