NCAA Division III

Swim Coach Confidential: Chapman University’s Dennis Ploessel

Ploessel’s favorite quote: “Success is peace of mind which is a direct result of self-satisfaction in knowing you did your best to become the best that you are capable of becoming.”

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No change at the top: Emory women, Kenyon men lead Dec. 10 CSCAA rankings

The College Swimming Coaches Association of America has released its latest NCAA Division III dual meet polls, where the top contenders have stayed remarkably stable at the top.

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Wheaton IL’s Nitz Sub 2:00 in 200 Fly at Wheaton Invitational

This year marked the 34th annual Wheaton Invitational hosted by Wheaton IL. The two day meet was a prelims and…

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Manchester University Continues Improvements At Illinois Tech

CHICAGO, ILL. – Manchester University’s inaugural campaign produced another first Saturday, Dec. 6. MU’s women knocked off Eureka and Lincoln…

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Emory’s Andrew Wilson breaks two Division III NCAA breaststroke records at Miami Invite

Emory junior Andrew Wilson had a great weekend at the Miami (OH) Invitational, breaking the Division III NCAA records in both the 100 and 200 yard breaststrokes.

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Miami University Women, Denison Men Win 2014 Miami Invite

The Miami Redhawks women won their home invite on Saturday night.

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Solid Times Posted on Day 1 of Miami (OH) Invitational

University of Cincinnati’s Jackie Keire earned two wins on the first day of the Miami University (OH) Invitational.

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Eastern Michigan University to host EMU Invitational Dec 5-6

Eastern Michigan University’s men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are set to host the EMU Invitational, Dec. 5-6, inside…

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DIII Senior Spotlight: Adams and Hallsted

Wabash senior Carter Adams has spent years dreaming about the challenge of the Marine Corps. Whittier senior Kimberley Hallsted has been working with physical therapists and planning an epic backpacking trip. This is DIII.

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College Invite Roundup: Quick hits around the NCAA for the weekend of Nov. 20-23

SwimSwam’s got you covered, college swimming fans, with this list of rapid-fire breakdowns from each of the major college invites to happen last week.

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DIII Senior Spotlight: Bafia and Amberchan

Illinois Institute of Technology senior Billy Bafia had a chance to work with high profile software this summer. Mills College senior Gabriella Amberchan explored the passion of travel that a childhood spent boating imparted her with…and helped get a research paper published.

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San Diego State Women Win A3 Performance Invitational Behind Apostalon’s 48.0

San Diego State coach Mike Shrader led his women to an invite win over the UCLA Bruins.

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Kenyon Men, Emory Women Begin 2014-2015 Season On Top of CSCAA Dual Meet Polls

The 5-time defending NCAA Champion Emory women start the 2014-2015 season in the top position in the CSCAA poll.

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NYU Tops TCNJ for First Time Since 07-08 Season

Diver Brian Blum qualified for the NCAA regional meet in the spring as well as recording his first win this season on 3 meter en route to New York University’s first win over The College of New Jersey since the 2007-2008 season.

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DIII Senior Spotlight: The Road Less Traveled

Both Mount Saint Mary College’s Danielle Rodriguez and Keene State’s Randy Dunton have taken rather roundabout ways towards their chosen career paths. Rodriguez decided on PA school through elimination; Dunton chose education after realizing his affinity for coaching and tutoring.

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