2008-09 Swimming & Diving News
May 06, 2009
The FGCU Swimming and Diving team held their end-of-year awards banquet last weekend to honor a season of accomplishments and accolades.
April 13, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University Swimming and Diving Team, lead by sophomore Cat Silveira, participated in a team volunteer project at the Estero Bay State Preserve on April 4 .
March 26, 2009
After helping lead the Eagles to their first-ever swimming and diving conference championships, freshman Leah Daniel was back in the pool working out to compete in Swimming Canada's flagship event of the Spring.
March 13, 2009
After another record breaking season for the FGCU Swimming and Diving team, the final Coastal Collegiate Swimming Association (CCSA) report has been posted and many Eagles were honored with awards.
February 21, 2009
The FGCU women won the 2009 CCSA Swimming and Diving Championships and swept the 2009 CCSA individual awards Saturday afternoon in Athens, Ga.
February 20, 2009
At the end of day two, the Florida Gulf Coast women continue to lead in the championship with a score of 568 and Davidson is in second with 414 points.
February 19, 2009
After day one of the Coastal Collegiate Swimming Association (CCSA) Championship, FGCU women's swimming and diving is in the lead with 298 points.
February 18, 2009
The FGCU Swimming and Diving team is set to travel to Athens, Georgia this weekend for the CCSA Championships which will be held on the campus of the University of Georgia.
January 31, 2009
The Eagles split this weekend during their tri-meet beating Indian River State College 90.50-20.50 and losing to the University of Florida.
January 24, 2009
The FGCU Swimming and Diving team traveled to the east coast this past weekend to compete against in state rival Florida International University.
January 17, 2009
The FGCU Swimming and Diving team looked impressive in their last home meet of the year and defeated University of North Florida 129-71.
January 14, 2009
Florida Gulf Coast freshman Victoria Cadge (Long Melford, United Kingdom) has been selected as the CCSA Women's Swimmer of the Week for meets competed Jan. 3-11, it was announced today.
January 10, 2009
FGCU defeated Georgia Southern 184-105 and beat Radford University 207-75 while Georgia Southern rounded out the tri-meet with a victory over Radford University 236-54.
January 06, 2009
FGCU Swimming and Diving will be back in the water this weekend to face Georgia Southern and Radford University in a tri-meet.
January 02, 2009
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's swimming and diving team is ranked fourth in the second CollegeSwimming.com Mid-Major Division I poll of the 2008-09 season.
December 09, 2008
The FGCU Eagle Swimming and Diving Team overcame snowy weather and cool temperatures to bring home second place honors over opponents such as Big Ten opponent University of Illinois as well as Cincinnati and Oakland last weekend.
December 09, 2008
Leah Daniel and Sarah McCoullough have been selected as the CCSA Women's Swimmer and Diver of the Week, respectively, for meets competed Dec. 1-7, it was announced today.
December 04, 2008
The 800-yard freestyle relay team set a new entry in the FGCU record books and freshman Rosy Murray set a new freshman record in the 1650-yard freestyle as the Eagles swimming and diving team got off to a great start after four events at the Miami Invitational Thursday.
December 02, 2008
The Florida Gulf Coast University women's swimming and diving team is ranked ninth in the first CSCAA/CollegeSwimming.com Mid-Major Division I poll of the 2008-09 season.
November 22, 2008
The FGCU Swimming and diving team finished the weekend with a perfect 3-0 record, earning victories over Florida Atlantic, Florida A&M, and Tampa
November 18, 2008
After nearly a month since their last meet, the Eagle swimmers jump back in the water to face the University of Tampa, Florida A&M, and Florida Atlantic in a quad-meet this Saturday, November 22.
November 13, 2008
The team volunteered at three high school regional meets and participated in an open water swim to promote ocean cleanliness.
October 25, 2008
The FGCU Eagles are victorious after another strong performance; beating FIU 148 to 84
October 18, 2008
The FGCU Eagles continued their success in the pool with a victory over conference opponent Campbell with a score of 161 to 95.
October 15, 2008
The FGCU Swimming and Diving Team was named an Academic All-American Swimming and Diving Team by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America.
October 15, 2008
FGCU's Margie Chamberlin (Land O' Lakes, FL) earned CollegeSwimming.com's National Swimmer of the Week for her performance in the Eagles tri-met against FAU and Georgia Tech.
October 09, 2008
Rosy Murray and Gabby Shaw have been named CCSA Swimmer and Diver of the Week.
October 08, 2008
The FGCU Swimming & Diving team traveled to Coral Gables, FL on Saturday to challenge ACC athletic powerhouses the University of Miami and Florida State University in a double dual meet.
September 27, 2008
Rosy Murray won three events in FGCU's season opener.
September 25, 2008
Over the weekend, the FGCU swim team kicked off their season at the FGCU Aquatics Center with the second annual Blue-Green Scrimmage.
August 28, 2008
A pair of Eagle swimmers enjoyed success over the summer while swimming in multiple events. After an outstanding freshman year for the Eagles, Viktoria Hyddmark continued her success while swimming at the Swedish Nationals in July.
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.