The Boston University women’s swimming and diving team claimed its second-straight America East championship in a row Sunday. The Terriers finished the four-day tournament with 765 points, 84 points more than second-place University of Maryland-Baltimore County, for their first repeat in 15 years.The University of New Hampshire took third, and the University of Vermont finished fourth.
Swimming & Diving
Going on a trip down to Florida for the weekend sounds great to any Boston University student in the midst of a long winter cooped up in New England.
The annual Terrier Invitational, hosted at the Fitness and Recreation Center’s Competition Pool, Nov. 19 to 22, featured dominant performances by its namesake ‘-‘- both the Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams broke records on the way to respective first place finishes.
The Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were back in action on Saturday in Vestal, N.Y. for the first time since defeating the University of Maine at home on Oct. 24.
The last time the Boston University women’s swimming and diving team claimed the top prize at the America East Swimming and Diving Championships, most of the current Terriers were just starting grade school.
The Boston University men’s swimming and diving team has gotten used to success, a trend that continued last weekend against Tufts University.
The Boston University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams continued their impressive seasons Sunday, when both squads defeated Dartmouth College. The men kept their unbeaten season alive, improving to 7-0 with a 159-130 victory. Meanwhile, the women defeated the Big Green, 166.5-125.5, to advance their record to 8-1.
The Boston University men’s swimming and diving team picked up where it left off before winter break Tuesday night, taking a 133-99 win over the College of the Holy Cross at BU’s Competition Pool.
The Boston University swimming and diving teams posted impressive victories last Saturday at Stony Brook University in Stony Brook, N.Y., and two BU divers were each honored as America East Diver of the Week.
The Boston University men’s swimming and diving team defeated Colgate University, 185-108, Saturday in Hamilton, N.Y., to remain undefeated in dual meets. The women’s team, however, suffered their first loss of the season, falling 190-108.