Western Kentucky University has eliminated all funding for its swimming & diving programs, a local newspaper reports, leaving the program unlikely to return from what was originally framed as a five-year suspension.
Video by Coleman Hodges. Fabian Schwingenschlogl and Nadine Laemmler have both transitioned well from Western Kentucky, earning wins at last night’s…
Tanja Kylliainen won the first individual event, the women’s 400 IM, with a swift 4:07.88. She was well ahead of her competition in prelims and proved to do the same tonight as her teammate Abby Chin finished second just over seven seconds behind in 4:15.03. That time for Kyllainen beat her previous season best of 4:10.89.
Although no A cuts were achieved on day 1 of Louisville’s Cardinal Invite, the U of L men did put up a new pool record in the 400y medley relay tonight.
University of Louisville hosts Western Kentucky, Southern Illinois and others at Ralph Wright Natatorium today through Sunday
With her commitment, Asia Quentin adds butterfly, backstroke, and IM power to WKU Hilltoppers.