Swimming & Diving

The men's and women's swimming and diving teams swept aside Colgate. PHOTO BY OLIVIA NADEL/DFP FILE PHOTO

Swimming and diving teams dominate Colgate

In their first meet in over a month, the Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams defeated Colgate University on Jan. 9. The women’s team won by a score of 185-104 and the men’s squad finished with a score of 196-93. BU lost only four of the 28 races, thanks in large part to eight different Terriers recording […]

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Roundup: Track and field teams open indoor season, swimming and diving find mixed results

The Boston University track & field teams began their 2015 indoor season Saturday as hosts of the BU Season Opener at the Track and Tennis Center. Although the event did not have a clear winner due to the absence of a team points system among the participating schools, a number of Terriers won individual events. For the men, senior David […]

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Roundup: Swimming performs well at Terrier Invitational

The Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams participated in the 11th annual Terrier Invitational on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the home Competition Pool, with the women finishing in second place and the men’s team coming in fourth. The three-day event was highlighted by the performance by the women’s team, whose attempt at winning the meet fell […]

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Swimming and diving sweeps Fordham at the Competition Pool

In their fourth meet of the season, the Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams had a busy Saturday, completing a sweep of Fordham University at the Competition Pool. The men’s team earned a 190-107 victory over Fordham, and additionally had 13 first-place finishes. The men’s day began for the Terriers with a victory in the 200 meter […]

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Swimming and diving teams find mixed results vs. UMass

The Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams competed Saturday in their third meet of the season at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. The men’s team suffered its first loss of the 2015 campaign, falling 176-122 to the Minutemen. The Terriers were 2-0 heading into the weekend. BU accumulated six first-place finishes over the weekend. Sophomore Garrett Chin […]

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BU cuts swimming and diving scholarships

Boston University is eliminating all future scholarships for the men’s swimming and diving team and 71 percent of scholarships for the women’s swimming and diving team, BU Athletics confirmed Monday. There are no plans for the swimming and diving programs to be cut as a whole. Scholarships will not be taken away from the 50 student-athletes currently on the teams. […]

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Seven swimming and diving members qualify for NCAA Championships

Due to their strong performances at the Patriot League Championships, seven members of the Boston University men’s swimming and diving program have qualified for the upcoming NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships. On the men’s side, freshmen Quinn Smith and Garrett Chin, sophomore Daniel Andronov, junior Mun Hon Lee and seniors Andres Vazquez and Connor Stuewe all posted qualifying marks, while […]

Patriot League favorite men’s tennis starts season with win

Patriot League favorite men’s tennis starts season with win

The Boston University men’s tennis team had a strong start to its spring 2015 campaign, as it defeated Sacred Heart University 6-1 at the Track and Tennis Center Sunday. Coming off a fall 2014 season in which the Terriers (1-0) traveled from invitational to invitational, BU had a dominant win at home over the Pioneers (0-2), winning nine of 12 […]

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Roundup: Men’s tennis competes in Tufts Invitational

This past week, the BU men’s tennis team was in action at the Tufts Invitational, where they matched up with Tufts University and Middlebury College on Saturday and Sunday. During the first day of the two-day invitational, the Terriers finished with two wins and four losses in the A flight, while losing all four matches in the B flight. The […]

Both BU crew teams accounted for six top-10 finishes at the Head of the Charles Regatta. PHOTO BY CARLY ROSE WILLING/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF

Roundup: BU crew participates in Head of the Charles Regatta

This past weekend, both the men’s and women’s crew teams took part in the 50th anniversary of the Head of the Charles Regatta and combined for six top-10 finishes. The Terriers finished eighth in Sunday’s highly competitive men’s championship eights race. The Terriers’ varsity and second varsity boats began in the middle of the pack of 36, but quickly maneuvered […]