2007-08 Swimming & Diving News
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April 03, 2008
FGCU Swimming & Diving Coach Neal Studd is offereing three different swimming camps this summer. These swim camps focus on the technique and training necessary to improve in competitive swimming. Particular attention to starts and turns in addition to technique analysis in all four strokes will be worked on day to day.
March 28, 2008
The FGCU women's Swimming and Diving team finished the season ranked 18th in the www.Collegeswimming.com Mid-Major top-25.
February 23, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University Womens Swimming and Diving team took second place in the inaugural CCSA Swimming Championships that concluded on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2008. Freshman Viktoria Hyddmark, earned womens most outstanding swimmer honors, as well as outstanding freshman honors.
February 22, 2008
The FGCU women's swimming and diving finished the second day of the Coastal Collegiate Swimming Association in 3rd place with a total of398.5 points. The Eagles trail Davidson, who continues to lead the Championship with a score of 444, and Gardner-Webb who is now in second with 426.5 points.
February 20, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University womens swimming and diving team will participate in the first-ever conference championship for the CCSA, which will be held in Huntersville, N.C. at the Huntersville Aquatic Center over a three-day period Feb.21-23
February 20, 2008
FGCU is in 2nd place after Day One of the CCSA Championships with 205 points. FGCU won three events on the first day including a sweep of the top three spots in the 200 Individual Medley.
February 02, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University of swimming and diving team fell to Florida Atlantic, 242-58, Saturday morning at the Norman Whitten Student Union Pool. With the loss, the Eagles fall to 7-8 in their inaugural season.
January 26, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University swimming and diving team defeated Florida International, 165-74, but fell to Miami, 169-70, in a tri-meet Saturday morning at the Norman Whitten Student Union Pool.
January 25, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University womens swimming and diving team will travel to Coral Gables, Fla. to face Miami and Florida International on Saturday, Jan. 26. The tri-meet at the Norman Whitten Student Union Pool is set to begin at 11 a.m.
January 22, 2008
This is the second CCSA Swimmer of the Week Award for Rein. The freshman has the top time in the CCSA in six events.
January 19, 2008
The No.22 Florida Gulf Coast swimming & diving team takes one in dual meet on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles upended Campbell, while falling to Georgia Southern by one point.
January 18, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University swimming and diving team opened the weekend with a win over CCSA foe UNF, defeating the Lady Ospreys 134-107 at the UNF Aquatic Center.
January 12, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast swimming and diving team combined to defeat Florida A&M, while falling to Florida State on Saturday morning at the Bobby E. Leach Center.
January 08, 2008
Rein led the Eagles to a 2-1 week and took first place in three events. She is in the top five in six events in the CCSA top times.
January 06, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University womens swimming team picked up a win against Indian River Community College, but fell to No. 11 Penn State on Sunday in their first tri meet of the season.
January 05, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University Swim Team defeated Saint Louis University Saturday morning by a score of 108-66 in the FGCU Invitational.
December 19, 2007
The FGCU women's Swimming and Diving team has moved up four spots in the www.Collegeswimming.com Mid-Major top-25. The first year Eagles are ranked 17th in this week's poll. FGCU made their debut in the poll on November 16 at 21st.
December 02, 2007
The FGCU women's swimming and diving team finished fourth in the 16 team Miami (Ohio) Invitational. The hosts won the meet with a score of 2103 while the Eagles finished fourth with 844 points in the meet.
December 01, 2007
The FGCU women's swimming and diving team remains in the top-five after the second day of the 14th annual Miami (Ohio) Invitational. The hosts have taken over the top spot with a team score of 1070 while FGCU claims fifth with a team score of 412.
November 30, 2007
The FGCU Women's Swimming & Diving team is in second place after one day at the 14th annual Miami (Ohio) Invitational. The Eagles combined team score of 116 is nine behind Oakland's 125 in the 12 team field.
November 16, 2007
The FGCU women's Swimming and Diving team has been ranked in the www.Collegeswimming.com Mid-Major top-25. The first year Eagles are ranked 21st in this week's poll.
October 31, 2007
Florida Gulf Coast freshman Viktoria Hyddmark (Lund, Sweden) has been selected as the CCSA Women's Swimmer of the Week.
October 27, 2007
The FGCU swimming and diving team defeated the University of Tampa, on Saturday afternoon at the FGCU Aquatics Center to secure the program's first win.
October 25, 2007
The FGCU womens swimming and diving team set to host their first quad meet of the inaugural season. FGCU will host Georgia Tech, University of Tampa, and Florida Atlantic this weekend at the FGCU/Lee County Aquatics Center. FGCU will also host the mens swimming and diving teams from the University of Tampa, and Florida Atlantic. The meet will begin at 10:00 am on Saturday morning, admission is free to everyone.
October 13, 2007
The FGCU womens swimming and diving team were defeated by Miami in the inaugural meet Saturday at the FGCU/Lee County Aquatics Center. The Hurricanes defeated the Eagles 156-84.
October 10, 2007
The FGCU womens swimming and diving team set to host the University of Miami this weekend to begin the program's inaugural season at the FGCU/Lee County Aquatics Center. The inaugural meet will begin at 11:00 am on Saturday morning, admission is free to everyone
August 29, 2007
FGCU Women's Swimming and Diving head coach Neal Studd announced the program's inaugural schedule today. The Eagles will compete in 10 meets this year and host three at the FGCU/Lee County Aquatics Center.
July 25, 2007
Stringham will assist the Swimming and Diving program and also work as an academic advisor to student-athletes
July 10, 2007
Four NCAA conferences announced today the formation of the Coastal Collegiate Swimming Association (CCSA), a new active Division I men's and women's swimming and diving Conference encompassing 12 members from four regional Conferences in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast regions
June 26, 2007
FGCU Swimming & Diving Head Coach Neal Studd has announced the hiring of Elizabeth Lykins as assistant swimming coach. Lykins comes to FGCU with five years experience as a Division I assistant.
June 05, 2006
Local News Reports about Eagles newest coach and program
June 02, 2006
Neal Studd Named First-Ever Women's Swimming and Diving Coach