The Washington College women’s swim team turned in its best performance at the Centennial Conference Championships in seven years last winter, placing fourth in the final team standings and taking home 10 medals. Of the seven Shorewomen who medaled in individual and/or relay events at those championships, all but one return for the 2017-18 season.
On Wednesday, September 27, the Washington College men's and women's swim teams participated in a country-wide Tread-A-Thon to help combat drowning across the world. 32 Washington College Swimmers treaded water for 30 minutes from 5-5:30 p.m., joining in with many other schools nationwide to set a new Guinness World Record — "most people treading water."
The Washington College Athletics Communications office announced today that, beginning this season, live video coverage of home men's and women's swim meets will be available on Goose Nation TV, the live-streaming home of Washington College Athletics.
Former Washington College two-sport varsity student-athlete Jackie Creitz is one of two nominees for the NCAA Woman of the Year award put forward by the Centennial Conference. Creitz, who swam and rowed at the College for four years, graduated in May with a Bachelor of Science degrees in Math and Computer Science.
Washington College head men’s and women’s swim coach Matt Harris has announced the hiring of Emily Rollo as the teams’ new assistant coach. Rollo was a standout swimmer at Washington and Lee University.
Washington College senior student-athletes Jackie Creitz and Anna Inserra have been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Division III Academic All-District II Women's At-Large Team.
Five Washington College varsity student-athletes and one varsity team were honored with awards at the College's Leadership Awards Ceremony, presented by the Office of Student Engagement, Tuesday night.
Eight student-athletes from the Washington College women’s swim team have earned spots on the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll, including two who also qualify for the Academic All-Centennial team.
Junior Jenni Clune won three individual medals, including one gold, and three relay medals as the Washington College women’s swim team broke school records in six events (including one conference record) and won 10 total medals en route to a fourth-place finish at the 2017 Centennial Conference Championships held Friday, yesterday, and today at Franklin & Marshall.
Senior swimmer Ellen Maxwell is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Maxwell played a part in three first-place finishes in the final home meet of her collegiate career as the Shorewomen defeated McDaniel, 120-80, Saturday.
Sophomore swimmer Julia Portmann is this week's Shorewomen of the Week. Portmann won three individual events in the Shorewomen's 150-112 loss to three-time defending Centennial Conference Champion Ursinus Saturday.
The three-time defending Centennial Conference Champion Ursinus women’s swim team defeated host Washington College, 150-112, in a Centennial Conference dual meet this afternoon inside Casey Swim Center.
Sophomore swimmer Julia Portmann is this week's Shorewomen of the Week. Portmann won two individual events and finished second in another as the Shorewomen picked up their first win over Dickinson in seven years on Saturday.
The Washington College women’s swim team picked up its first dual meet win over host Dickinson College in seven years as the Shorewomen captured first place in eight of 11 events en route to a 113-92 Centennial Conference victory this afternoon.
Washington College sophomore swimmer Julia Portmann recently won second place in the "ocean" category of a worldwide Geographic Information Systems (GIS) contest. Esri, makers of the mapping software ArcGIS, sponsored the contest, dubbed the "Global Content Challenge."
Host York College of Pennsylvania topped visiting Washington College, 108-97, in a non-conference women’s swim meet tonight. The Spartans improved to 4-2 with the win, while the Shorewomen dropped to 3-4 with the loss.
Washington College junior swimmer Jenni Clune has been named the Centennial Conference Women's Swimmer of the Week for the week ending December 4th. Clune won the 100 breaststroke in a school-record and Centennial Conference-record time at Randolph-Macon's Yellow Jacket Invitational, held Friday and Saturday.
Junior Jenni Clune won the 100 breaststroke with a school-record and Centennial Conference-record time as the Washington College women’s swim team finished second of 14 teams at Randolph-Macon’s Yellow Jacket Invitational, held yesterday and today at the Collegiate School Aquatic Center in Richmond, Va. The Shorewomen had a total of seven top-three finishes during the meet.
Senior swimmer Ellen Maxwell is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Maxwell won two individual events and led off the winning medley relay in both of the Shorewomen's victories on back-to-back days Friday and Saturday.