2012-13 News Releases

  • Men Finish Second in NEWMAC Presidents Cup Standings
    May 31, 2013
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Following another outstanding year across all three seasons, the Babson College men finished second in the inaugural New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Presidents Cup standings.
  • Five Babson Swimmers Receive Individual Postseason Honors
    February 21, 2013
    With the 2012-13 regular season coming to a close at the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championships this past weekend, the Babson College men's and women's swimming and diving teams each received multiple awards when the league's postseason honors were announced this week.
  • Men's Swimming and Diving Finishes Fifth, Women Tenth at NEWMAC Championships
    February 17, 2013
    The Babson College swimming and diving teams wrapped up their season at the 2013 NEWMAC Championships on Sunday. The men finished the three-day event in fifth place overall, while the women placed 10th.
  • NEWMAC Swimming & Diving Championship Highlights
    February 17, 2013
    Highlights of the Babson men's and women's swimming & diving teams at the NEWMAC Championships.
  • Swimming and Diving Break Six More Records on Day Two of NEWMACs
    February 16, 2013
    On day two of the 2013 NEWMAC Swimming and Diving Championships, Babson College broke six more school records, including two of the college's longest standing marks, as the men held their position in fifth place and the women remained in ninth with one day of competition to go.
  • Four Records Fall on Day One of NEWMAC Swimming and Diving Championships
    February 15, 2013
    The Babson College swimming and diving teams kicked off their NEWMAC Championship weekend with a solid opening day at MIT on Friday. The men stood in fifth place after day one, while the women were ninth. In addition, each squad set a pair of new program records.
  • Head Coach Rick Echlov Talks About Weekend's NEWMAC Championships
    February 14, 2013
    Babson men's and women's swimming & diving head coach Rick Echlov previews the 2013 NEWMAC Championships.
  • Truong Garners Fourth NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Week Award
    January 28, 2013
    After capping off his magnificent regular season with six more victories, Babson College first-year An Truong (West Roxbury, Mass.) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Swimmer of the Week for the fourth time this winter.
  • Men's Swimming and Diving Falls To Springfield, 173-123
    January 26, 2013
    The Babson men's swimming and diving team wrapped up its 2012-13 regular season with a 173-123 loss at Springfield on Saturday. Despite the setback, the Beavers still finished the regular season with a dual-meet record of 8-4, marking the program's best finish since 2002-03.
  • Swimming and Diving Both Top Bridgewater on Senior Night; Men Reach Highest Win Total in 10 Years
    January 24, 2013
    The Babson College men's swimming and diving team achieved its highest win total in a decade on Thursday, as the Beavers defeated visiting Bridgewater State, 145-127, on Senior Night at the Morse Swimming Center. The Babson women's team was also in action against the Bears, wrapping up its 2012-13 dual meet schedule with a 158-122 victory.
  • Access Babson Athletics 24-7 Through Launch of New Toolbar
    January 18, 2013
    The Babson College Department of Athletics, in conjunction with website provider PrestoSports, is the first NCAA Division III institution in New England to launch Presto’s new browser-based toolbar, and just the fifth Presto client in the country to do so.
  • Men's Swimming and Diving Sinks Wheaton, Women Fall
    January 18, 2013
    Junior Isaac Breen-Franklin and first-year An Truong combined for five of their team's eight event victories as the Babson College men's swimming and diving team defeated host Wheaton, 116-83, on Friday night. The Babson women also squared off against the Lyons, falling to the hosts, 149-92.
  • Men's Swimming and Diving Tops Bentley; Women Have Win Streak Halted
    January 16, 2013
    First-year standout An Truong (West Roxbury, Mass.) continued his fantastic rookie campaign with three meet records on Wednesday as he helped the Babson men's swimming and diving team defeat host Bentley College, 140-83. Meanwhile, the Falcons won the women's half of the meet, 181-58, snapping Babson's two-meet win streak.
  • Truong Nabs Third NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Week Award
    January 14, 2013
    For the third time in his magnificent rookie season, Babson College first-year An Truong (West Roxbury, Mass.) has been named the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Swimmer of the Week.
  • Swimming and Diving Teams Win Second Straight Meet with Sweep of Norwich
    January 12, 2013
    The Babson College swimming and diving teams each recorded their second straight victory on Saturday, sweeping a dual meet from host Norwich University. The men edged the Cadets, 146-138, while the women won handily, 142-37.
  • Swimming and Diving Sweep Dual Meet at Gordon
    January 10, 2013
    The Babson College swimming and diving teams each returned to their winning ways with overwhelming victories at Gordon College on Thursday afternoon. The women won their half of the meet, 130-70, while the men also cruised, 133-91.
  • Swimming and Diving Teams Resume Competition at Wellesley
    January 09, 2013
    The Babson swimming and diving teams opened their second-semester schedule at Wellesley on Wednesday. The men were edged out by Coast Guard in a dual meet, 156-138, while the women lost to both Coast Guard, 209-87, and the host Blue, 240-56.
  • MIT, Bowdoin Sweep Swimming and Diving in Tri-Meet
    November 17, 2012
    The Babson College swimming and diving teams each fell to a pair of powerful foes in a tri-meet at MIT on Saturday. The Beaver men suffered their first two losses of the season , falling to the host Engineers, 240-60, and Bowdoin College, 201-105, while the Babson women lost to MIT, 248-59, and the Polar Bears, 183-101.
  • Truong Repeats as NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Week
    November 12, 2012
    For the second Monday in a row, Babson College first-year An Truong (West Roxbury, Mass.) has been honored as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Men’s Swimmer of the Week.
  • Truong, Riccardi Shine In Swimming and Diving's Third Straight Split
    November 10, 2012
    The Babson College men's and women's swimming and diving teams recorded their third straight dual-meet split on Saturday, as the men defeated visiting WPI, 153-135, and the women fell to the Engineers, 155-126.
  • Truong Earns First NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the Week Award of 2012-13
    November 05, 2012
    The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) announced its first weekly award winners of the winter season on Monday, and Babson College first-year An Truong (West Roxbury, Mass.) was honored as the NEWMAC Men's Swimmer of the week.
  • Swimming and Diving Splits Against UMass-Dartmouth
    October 27, 2012
    The Babson College swimming and diving teams recorded their second straight split of a dual meet at the Morse Swimming Center on Saturday, as the Beaver men defeated UMass-Dartmouth, 122-72, and the women fell to the Corsairs, 129-105.
  • Swimming and Diving Teams Open With Split Against Clark
    October 20, 2012
    The Babson College men's and women's swimming and diving teams opened their 2012-13 season with a home meet against Clark University on Saturday. The Babson men defeated the Cougars by a score of 122-97, while the women fell to Clark, 133.5-105.5.
  • 2012-13 Season Preview: Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving
    October 19, 2012
    The Babson College swimming & diving teams will open their 2012-13 season tomorrow afternoon with a 1 p.m. home meet against Clark University at the Morse Swimming Center. Both the men and women are looking to build on strong showings last winter, when the two squads combined for 12 dual-meet wins and 16 program records.
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