Villanova men’s and women’s swimming head coach Rick Simpson has announced Thursday the addition of 18 student-athletes for the 2016-17 season. Thirteen men and five women are set to join the squad next season.
Junior swimmer Mackenzie Niness (Sutton, Mass.) is one of two Villanova University students who was chosen to attend Fulbright U.S.-UK Summer Institutes for U.S. Undergraduates this summer.
The post season awards continue to roll in for Villanova swimming as five swimmers were named to the Philadelphia Inquirer Swimming and Diving Academic All-Area Teams Monday.
Villanova senior swimmer Kaisla Kollanus (Hyvinkaa, Finland /Makelanrinteen Iukio) has been named Villanova's February Student-Athlete of the Month.
Thirteen women and five male swimmers from the Villanova swimming teams were named to the 2016 All-BIG EAST Team on Wednesday afternoon via a BIG EAST Conference press release.
For the third straight season, the Villanova women’s swimming and diving team were crowned BIG EAST Champions Saturday night following another historic performance in the pool.
The Villanova women’s and men’s swimming and diving teams continued its strong 2016 BIG EAST Championships Friday setting new program records in the men’s and women’s 100 fly and the women’s 100 back.
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.
The Villanova women’s and men’s swimming and diving teams opened up the 2016 BIG EAST Championships Wednesday setting two new program records.
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 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.
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.
– 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.