Valpo senior swimmer Brendon Johnson (Northbrook, Ill./Glenbrook North) was named to The Summit League Academic All-League team Thursday for his work both in the pool and in the classroom.
The Valpo men’s swimming team finished the final day of the Summit League Championships and the 2019-20 season in style on Saturday. The Brown and Gold’s strong finish on the final day saw the team break two individual school records and one team relay record
The Valpo men’s swimming team posted times over four events that rank among the top-five in program history in action Friday at the Summit League Championships, highlighted by the school-record performance by sophomore Dominic May (Naperville, Ill./Naperville Central) in the 200 free. May’s record swim in the final was good for a second-place finish, earning him All-League accolades.
Each event on Thursday featured at least one time among the best in program history in their respective events, including multiple times among the top-five all-time, as the Valpo men’s swimming team continued competition at the Summit League Championships in Sioux Falls, S.D.
The Valpo men’s swimming team kicked off day one of the Summit League Championships in Sioux Falls, S.D. on Wednesday with a school-record swim in the 800 free relay.
The Valpo men’s and women’s swim teams are ready to compete in their respective conference championship meets starting on Wednesday following a successful season under former swimmer and first-year head coach Maggie Kroemer. The women will compete over four days at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships in Columbia, Mo., while the men will take to the pool at the Summit League Championships in Sioux Falls, S.D.
The Valpo men’s and women’s swimming teams were named Scholar All-America Teams by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA), as announced by the organization today.
The Valpo men’s and women’s swimming teams competed in their final away meet of the season at the Butler Invitational on Sunday in Fishers, Ind. Senior Paige Wright (Surprise, Ariz./Paradise Honors) had the top individual finish for the Brown and Gold, earning a fourth-place finish in the 200 free, and was one of three swimmers to pick up two top-10 finishes, joined by freshman Sophie Morelock (Milan, Mich./Milan) and sophomore Dominic May (Naperville, Ill./Naperville Central).
The Valpo men’s and women’s swimming teams both emerged with victories Friday, as they traveled to Mishawaka to take on the Bethel Pilots. The women won every event on their side, while the men won all but two events on their side.