The school record holder in the 100- and 200-yard backstroke events, Vera Koprivova was named as Rutgers’ Senior Female Athlete of the Year at the school’s RAwards on Tuesday.
Eight Rutgers swimmers and their coaches are heading overseas to Sweden for the 2019 Swim Open Stockholm from Friday, April 12 to Monday, April 15.
In the final day of the B1G Women’s Championships, Lily King will aim for another meet record in the breaststrokes and. King joins IU in their battle for their 1st team title since 2011 against Michigan.
Wisconsin’s Beata Nelson will be looking for her second consecutive B1G title in the women’s 200 back on the final day of competition in Bloomington.
Lilly King is in the hunt for a four-peat in the 100 breast tonight at the Women’s B1G Championships.
Senior Vera Koprivova made history on Friday at the Big Ten Championships, earning Rutgers’ first ever swimming medal at the conference meet by claiming bronze in the 100-yard backstroke in a school record 51.83 seconds.
Jenny Ma swept the breaststroke events for Princeton.
Rutgers swimming and diving continued their multiple day lead over their competition for the win at the Rutgers Invitational, including a school and pool record in the 200 backstroke by Vera Koprivova and a pool record in the 200 butterfly by Francesca Stoppa.
Rutgers swimming and diving posted three event victories during Friday’s finals session at the Rutgers Invitatonal, highlighted by freshman Terka Grusova’s pool record in the 100-yard backstroke.
In the end, the Spartans could have secured the win if not for their winning A 200 medley relay getting DQ’d in the first event of the meet, instead handing the event victory to Rutgers.
Yale beat their 4th opponent in their 3rd meet in the past week, beating Rutgers on the road in a shortened dual meet featuring the 100 of each stroke, 200 IM, 200, 500, and 1000 free, and 200 medely and free relays.
Rutgers swimming and diving wrapped a successful weekend at the Frank Elm Invitational by claiming second place hardware on Sunday and honoring junior Vera Koprivovaas the Invitational MVP for scoring the most points over the three-day meet at Rutgers Aquatic Center.
Rutgers swimming and diving gets its first taste of a championship-style meet when it welcomes 13 teams for the annual Frank Elm Invitational on Friday through Sunday, Nov. 17-19 at the Rutgers Aquatics Center in the Werblin Recreation Center.
Rutgers swimming and diving hosts its first home event of the 2017-18 season in a penta-meet against Georgetown, Pittsburgh, Seton Hall and Villanova on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 3-4 at the Rutgers Aquatic Center in Werblin Recreation Center.
The Australian freshman took the 200 breast, 100 back, and 200 IM in Northwestern’s win last night.