Andrea Fischer

Akron Wins 7th-Straight MAC Title, Swims 3:15 400 Free Relay on Day 4

Akron won 3 more individual events and another relay today.

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Akron Wins 7th Consecutive MAC Title in 200 Medley Relay, Leads After Day 1

Six-time defending MAC champion Akron leads the meet through day 1, after winning both of tonight’s events.

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Buffalo Sweeps Akron and Duquesne; Akron’s Nogaj Clocks 1:19 150 Free

Nogaj clocked a 1:19.67 to win the 150 free, splitting 25.47, 27.65, and 26.55 respectively.

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Akron Women Trounce Eastern Michigan at Home on Senior Day

On senior day in Akron, three Zips put up double-win performances, including senior Jackie Pash in the 200 free and 200 IM.

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Akron Wins 5 of 6 Women’s Events on Final Day of Zippy Invite

The only women’s event Akron didn’t win was the 1650 free, where Cincinnati’s Rocky Laabs swam a 16:37.96.

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Cornell Posts 1-2-3-4-5-6-7 Finish in Men’s 400 IM On Day 2 Of Zippy Invite

Much like the first day of compeition, members of Akron’s relays went on to win individual events.

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Kathrin Demler Pulls Off 9:53/1:48 1000/200FR Double in Tri with Akron & Kenyon

Demler’s first attempts at the 1000 free and 200 free came this season in at 3rd and 6th respectively in the Big Ten this year. 

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Akron Takes 11 Events in 200-102 MAC Win over Toledo

The Akron swimming and diving team notched 11 first place finishes in a 200-102 victory over Toledo in Mid-American Conference action on Friday.

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Akron Women, Miami (Ohio) Men Take Akron Zip Classic Titles

The Akron women defended their home pool and captured the crown after two days of competition at the second annual Akron Zips Classic.

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Gold Edges Blue as MAC Champs Akron Open 2019-20 Season

In a 12-event meet at Akron, the Gold team topped team Blue by a score of 120-102 to take the intrasquad crown led by Paulina Nogaj.

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Akron Opens Class of 2024 Recruiting with Verbal from Giovanna Cappabianca

Giovanna Cappabianca of Hudson Explorers and Hudson HEAT has verbally committed to the University of Akron for 2020-21.

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Akron, IU Take Team Leads At CSCAA Nationals Day 2

A slew of meet records went down again on day 2, keeping with the pace of this now increasingly attended meet.

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Akron Bests Duquense 247-154 in Mystery Dual

Duquesne and Akron squared off in a dual meet on Saturday which featured a unique format with 17 “mystery” events being picked just moments prior to the beginning of each respective race. The Zips won 247-154.

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Zips Add Commitment from England’s Olivia Gardner for 2018-19

Olivia Gardner from England’s Ellesmere College Titans has announced she will swim for the Akron Zips next year.

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Akron Earns Verbal Commitment from In-state Distance Freestyler McKenzie Rice

McKenzie Rice, a member of the Countryside YMCA National Team and a senior at Lakota West High School in West Chester, Ohio, has made a verbal commitment to swim for the University of Akron next year.

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