For Immediate Release
November 7, 2011
WILMORE, Ky. — The Union College swimming team recorded 22 NAIA National Qualifying Times in a dual meet at Asbury on Saturday. In the event, host Asbury combined to beat Union by a score of 312-209.
“It was a very well fought swim meet,” said head coach Rafael Forti. “We had a chance to see our swimmers perform in a 16-event format meet for the first time this season and swim in a very competitive (more…)
Cincinnati, OH-Saturday, both the Cardinal Men’s (1-1) and Women’s Swimming (1-1) Teams fell to Xavier University by scores of 122-82 for then women and 117-82 for the men.
Head Coach Rick West indicated that despite the loss he was pleased with the effort from the team.
“This has been a great year for new challenges for our team,” West said. “We opened the year at WVU with the WV State Games and today we had the opportunity to compete against a fellow Jesuit institution in Xavier.” (more…)
Michelle Billeaud (BRENAU-GA) – Billeaud (pictured left) competed at Converse College Invitational (10/14-10/15), breaking two Brenau University Swimming records – 100 back (1:00.00) & 200 back (2:10.06), also a personal best – and qualifying for the NAIA National Championships in the all events, including 100 free (55.38). She was the lead off leg in the 200 medley relay, with a back split of (27.67), leading Brenau to a 1st place finish opening the invitational.