2011-12 Chicago Women's Swimming and Diving News

  • Kathleen Taylor Earns All-America Honors on NCAA Final Day
    March 24, 2012
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- On the fourth and final day of the 2012 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships, University of Chicago junior Kathleen Taylor earned All-America recognition in the 1,650-meter freestyle.
  • Chicago Nets 5 All-Americans on 3rd Day of NCAAs
    March 23, 2012
    INDIANAPOLIS -- The University of Chicago boasted an All-American women's relay team and an All-American men's diver on the third day of the 2012 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships Friday at the Indiana University Natatorium.
  • Six Maroons Compete on Day 2 of NCAA Championships
    March 22, 2012
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Six University of Chicago swimmers and divers saw action on the second day of the 2012 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships Thursday at the Indiana University Natatorium.
  • Tony Restaino Earns All-America Honors at NCAAs
    March 21, 2012
    INDIANAPOLIS -- One of eight Maroons competing on the first day of the 2012 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships, freshman Tony Restaino (Charlotte, N.C./ McCallie School) turned in an All-America performance in 3-meter diving.
  • Three Divers Qualify for Nationals; Maroons Send 10 to NCAAs
    March 06, 2012
    CHICAGO -- Three divers have joined seven swimmers as national qualifiers as the University of Chicago swimming & diving teams will send 10 individuals -- the most in school history -- to the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships.
  • Maroons Qualify 7 for Nationals
    March 01, 2012
    CHICAGO -- Seven members of the University of Chicago swimming & diving teams -- the most in school history -- have qualified to participate in the 2012 NCAA Division III Championships.
  • Maroons Finish 2nd at UAA Championships
    February 18, 2012
    CLEVELAND -- The University of Chicago men's and women's swimming & diving teams finished in second place at the 2012 University Athletic Association Championships, which concluded Saturday at Case Western Reserve University.
  • Women 2nd, Men 3rd After Three Days at UAA Championship
    February 17, 2012
    CLEVELAND -- The University of Chicago women's team remained in second place while the men's team slipped to third after the third day of the 2012 University Athletic Association Swimming & Diving Championships Friday at Case Western Reserve University.
  • Maroons in 2nd Place After Second Day of UAA Championships
    February 16, 2012
    CLEVELAND -- The University of Chicago men's and women's swimming and diving teams finished the second day of the 2012 University Athletic Association Championships in second place. In the men's competition, Chicago concluded Thursday's competition with 404 points to Emory University's 615. On the women's side, Chicago was behind Emory 597-381.
  • Becky Schmidt Earns All-UAA Diving Honors
    February 15, 2012
    CLEVELAND -- University of Chicago junior Becky Schmidt (Carmel, Ind./ Westfield) garnered All-University Athletic Association honors on the opening night of the 2012 UAA Swimming & Diving Championships Wednesday at Case Western Reserve University.
  • Women Win, Men Fall in Final Home Dual
    January 28, 2012
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago swimming & diving teams hosted DePauw University in their final dual meet of the season Saturday at the Myers-McLoraine Pool. The women came away with a 200-96 victory, while the men dropped a 153.5-146.5 decision.
  • Maroons Fall to Division I Milwaukee
    January 21, 2012
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago men's and women's swimming & diving teams lost dual meets to Division I University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Saturday at the Myers-McLoraine Pool. The men (4-1) fell 173-79, while the women (4-1) dropped a 151-105 decision.
  • Men, Women Win UChicago Invite
    January 14, 2012
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago men's and women's swimming & diving teams won the UChicago Invitational Friday and Saturday at the Myers-McLoraine Pool.
  • Three Maroons Earn UAA Weekly Honors
    January 09, 2012
    CHICAGO -- University of Chicago senior women's swimmer Tara Levens (Palo Alto, Calif./ Gunn), junior wrestler James Layton (Chesterfield, Mo./ DeSmet), and sophomore men's swimmer Eric Hallman (Oak Park, Ill./ Oak Park River Forest) have been selected as this week's University Athletic Association Athletes of the Week.
  • Maroons Sweep Kalamazoo
    January 07, 2012
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago swimming & diving teams defeated Kalamazoo College in dual meet competition Saturday at the Myers-McLoraine Pool. The men won 214-86, and the women prevailed 209-90.
  • UChicago Nets Four UAA Athletes of the Week
    November 21, 2011
    CHICAGO -- Four University of Chicago student-athletes have been selected as this week's University Athletic Association Athletes of the Week: junior Billy Whitmore (Rocky River, Ohio/ St. Ignatius) in men's cross country, junior Becky Schmidt (Carmel, Ind./ Westfield) in women's diving, freshman Andrew Angeles (Pasadena, Calif./ Loyola) in men's swimming, and junior James Layton (Chesterfield, Mo./ DeSmet Jesuit) in wrestling.
  • Women 1st, Men 2nd at Phoenix Classic
    November 20, 2011
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago swimming & diving teams set seven school records and recorded 14 NCAA Division III provisional times/scores at the Phoenix Fall Classic Friday through Sunday at the Myers-McLoraine Pool. Chicago led the 10-team women's field, while the men placed second among nine squads.
  • Bizzy Millen, Andrew Salomon Named UAA Swimmers of the Week
    November 08, 2011
    CHICAGO -- University of Chicago freshmen Bizzy Millen (Richboro, Pa./ Council Rock) and Andrew Salomon (Park Ridge, Ill./ Maine South) have been selected as this week's University Athletic Association Athletes of the Week for women's and men's swimming & diving.
  • Maroons to Participate in Annual "Hour of Power" Event
    November 07, 2011
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago swimming and diving teams will participate in the sixth annual Ted Mullin "Leave It in the Pool" Hour of Power Relay for Sarcoma Research, sponsored by the Carleton College swimming and diving teams, set for Tuesday, Nov. 8.
  • Maroons Sweep Washington
    November 05, 2011
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago swimming & diving teams defeated Washington (Mo.) University in dual meet action Saturday at the Myers-McLoraine Pool. Chicago's men won 164-134, while the women came away with a 187-107 victory.
  • Maroons Sweep IIT
    October 29, 2011
    CHICAGO -- The University of Chicago men's and women's swimming & diving teams defeated the Illinois Institute of Technology in dual meet action Saturday at the Myers-McLoraine Pool. The men won 171-66, while the women prevailed 198-24.
  • Maroons Open Season at Wheaton
    October 22, 2011
    WHEATON, Ill. -- The University of Chicago men's and women's swimming & diving teams opened their 2011-12 campaigns with dual meet victories Saturday at Wheaton (Ill.) College. The men won 166-82, while the women prevailed 145-105.