Another Record Breaking Day for the Wildcats at the BIG EAST Championships
The Villanova women's and men's swimming and diving teams continued its strong 2016 BIG EAST Championships Thursday setting new program records in the women's 50 free, men's and women's 200 IM, and women's 200 free relay.
Record Breaking Day One for Villanova at the BIG EAST Championships
The Villanova women’s and men’s swimming and diving teams opened up the 2016 BIG EAST Championships Wednesday setting two new program records.
Wildcats Set for BIG EAST Swimming Championships
The Villanova women's (9-2, 2-0 BIG EAST) and men's (2-6, 1-2 BIG EAST) swimming teams are set to compete at the BIG EAST Swimming and Diving Championships in East Meadow, N.Y. at the Nassau County Aquatic Center from Wed., Feb. 23 to Sat., Feb. 27.
Single-Session Tickets On Sale for 2016 BIG EAST Swimming & Diving Championship
Single-session tickets for the 2016 BIG EAST Swimming & Diving Championships are now available for purchase by visiting the BIG EAST Swimming & Diving Championship Central on BIGEAST.com.
Women’s Swimming Defeats LIU-Brooklyn on Senior Day
The Villanova women’s swimming and diving team soundly defeated the LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds by a 212-40 margin Sunday on Senior Day. Before the meet, Villanova honored its three graduating seniors Hayden Bumgardner, Fiona Hardie, and Kaisla Kollanus.
Swimming and Diving Drops Dual Meet at Penn State
– The Villanova men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams traveled to Happy Valley Saturday afternoon for dual meet against the Penn State Nittany Lions. The men were defeated by PSU 151-104 while the women dropped their decision to No. 21 Penn State by a 153-125 margin.
Villanova Travels to Penn State Saturday; Women Host LIU-Brooklyn Sunday for Senior Day
The Villanova men (2-6, 1-2 BIG EAST) and women's (8-1, 2-0 BIG EAST) teams return to action this Sat. Feb. 6, as they travel to University Park, Pa. to take on the Penn State Nittany Lions. The women return home on Sun. Feb. 7 to face the LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds on Senior Day.
Kaisla Kollanus Selected as BIG EAST Swimmer of the Week
Following her strong performances against West Virginia, Iowa State, and Richmond this past weekend Jan. 29-30., senior Kaisla Kollanus (Hyvinkaa, Finland/Makelanrinteen Iukio) was named BIG EAST Swimming and Diving Female Athlete of the Week on Tuesday afternoon.