Valparaiso University Director of Athletics Bill Steinbrecher has announced that Bryan Morrison has been named the new swimming and diving coach for the Crusaders. He will also serve Valpo as an assistant professor in physical education.
Travers Smith (Huntley, Ill./Huntley H.S.) set a new school record in the 200 backstroke and helped lead Valparaiso University to a fifth place finish at the Midwest Classic Championships which concluded on Saturday evening in Indianapolis, Ind.
Valparaiso University's men's swimming and diving team closed the gap on fourth place at the Midwest Classic Championships on Friday, but remain in fifth position heading into the final day of competition in Indianapolis, Ind.
Valparaiso's men's swimming and diving team is in fifth place out of seven schools after the first of three days of competition at the Midwest Classic Championships held in Indianapolis, Ind. on Thursday.
Valparaiso's men's swim team dropped its final double-dual meet of the season on Saturday afternoon in Chicago, Ill. The Crusaders lost 195-39 to Cleveland State and 179-51 to the host Flames of Illinois-Chicago.
Valparaiso University freshman Travers Smith (Huntley, Ill./Huntley H.S.) has been named the Mid-Continent Conference Athlete of the Week in men's swimming and diving following his performance at the Eastern Illinois Invitational over the weekend.