2017-18 Women's Swimming & Diving News

  • Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving Sweeps Gordon in Home Finale
    January 20, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams each won 13 of 16 events and cruised to a sweep of visiting Gordon College on Saturday afternoon at Morse Pool. The Beaver men posted a 139-53 victory, while the women were 129-91 winners over the Fighting Scots in final home dual meet of the season.
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving vs. Gordon
    January 19, 2018
    SERIES HISTORY Babson will take on Gordon for the sixth time in the last seven years and 10th time since 2006 on Saturday at Morse Pool. The Beavers have won nine consecutive men's dual meets and have defeated the Fighting Scots in seven of the last nine women's duals.
  • Babson Hosts Bentley in Swimming & Diving as Business Rivals Clash on Facebook Live
    January 16, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation will bring Tuesday’s men’s and women’s swimming & diving meet to Facebook Live at 6 p.m. when the Beavers host business rival and Division II foe Bentley University at Morse Pool.
  • Swimming & Diving Downed by Bentley in Dual Meet
    January 16, 2018
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Despite combining for 13 first and second-place finishes, the Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams were swept in a dual meet against Bentley University on Tuesday night at Morse Pool. The Beavers suffered a 128-83 loss to the Falcons in the women's half of the meet, while the men were defeated 179-58.
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving vs. Bentley
    January 15, 2018
    SERIES HISTORY The Babson men are 5-12 against Bentley going back to 2001 with the Falcons have won four of the last five dual meets between the teams. The Babson women are looking for their first victory over Bentley since 1999.
  • Men's Win Helps Swimming & Diving Split Dual Meet at Wheaton
    January 13, 2018
    NORTON, Mass.—Babson College sophomore Alex Damiecki (Centerville, Mass.) bettered his own school record in the 100-yard butterfly as the Beavers defeat Wheaton College, 156-132. The Lyons earned a split with their 191-79 victory over the Green and White in the women's half of the dual meet on Saturday afternoon at Balfour Auditorium.
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving at Wheaton
    January 12, 2018
    SERIES HISTORY The Beavers and Wheaton will meet for the 26th time on Saturday afternoon. The Babson men are 15-10 all-time against the Lyons, while the women are 6-19 and are seeking their first win in the series since 2001.
  • Swimming & Diving Drops Dual Meets to Wellesley, Coast Guard
    January 11, 2018
    WELLESLEY, Mass.—The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving team combined to record 14 top-three finishes in their respective dual meets against the Coast Guard Academy and host Wellesley College at Chandler Pool.
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving at Wellesley
    January 10, 2018
    THE SETUP The Beavers will renew their rivalry with Wellesley and Coast Guard on Thursday afternoon. The Babson men will take on the Bears in a dual meet, while the women will face both Coast Guard and the host Blue in a double dual meet for the ninth time in the last 10 seasons.
  • Women's Swimming & Diving Downs Western New England, 152-108
    January 08, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass.—The Babson College women's swimming & diving team finished first in 11 of 14 events and defeated Western New England University, 152-108, at the Alumni Healthful Living Center Pool on Monday evening.
  • Meet Preview: Women's Swimming & Diving at Western New England
    January 07, 2018
    THE SERIES Babson and Western New England will meet in dual meet completion for the first time on Monday afternoon.
  • Team Blog: Swimming & Diving Trains in Florida
    December 31, 2017
    Catch up with the Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams during their training trip to St. Petersburg, Fla.
  • Strong Final Day Helps Swimming & Diving Finish 12th at Gompei Invitational
    December 03, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass.—The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams qualified for the finals in 10 different events and set one school record on the final day of competition at the WPI Gompei Invitational on Sunday.
  • Swimming & Diving 12th after Day One at Gompei Invitational
    December 02, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass.—The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams put together a number of strong performances, including career-best times in nine different events, on the opening day of the 2017 Gomepi Invitational at WPI on Friday.
  • Luu, Polakoff Highlight Strong Performances at Gompei Invitational
    December 02, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass.—On a night that was highlighted by first-year Kevin Luu's (Malden, Mass.) performance in the 50-yard backstroke, the Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams picked up 273 points on the second day of competition at WPI's Gompei Invitational on Saturday.
  • Weekend Preview: Swimming & Diving at the Gompei Invitational
    November 30, 2017
    THE SETUP The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams will wrap up the fall semester by competing at the three-day Gompei Invitational beginning on Friday at WPI. The meet, which concludes on Sunday evening, will feature 25 events for both the men and women.
  • Swimming & Diving Wins 15 Events, Splits Dual Meet at Clark
    November 18, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass.—The Babson College swimming & diving teams combined to win 15 of 22 swimming events on the way to splitting a dual meet at Clark University on Saturday afternoon. The Beaver men defeated the Cougars, 133-90, while the Green and White fell to Clark 121-80 on the women's side.
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving at Clark
    November 17, 2017
    SERIES HISTORY Babson and Clark will meet for their annual dual meet on Saturday in Worcester. The Beaver men have defeated the Cougars in each of the last eight years and are 12-7 going back to 1998, while the Babson women enter Saturday's competition looking to snap a 12-meet losing streak to Clark going back to 2004.
  • Men's Swimming & Diving Sweeps, Women Split with Norwich and Regis
    November 11, 2017
    WESTON, Mass.—The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams combined to win 14 events in Saturday's double-dual meet against Regis and Norwich at the Regis Pool. The Beavers overpowered the host Pride (157-45) and the Cadets (147-75) in the men's half of the meet, while the Babson women edged Norwich, 108-97, and fell to Regis, 135-85.
  • Babson Launches Redesigned and Fully Responsive Athletics Website
    November 10, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—The Babson College Department of Athletics and Recreation in conjunction with PrestoSports launched the newly designed and fully responsive website on Friday.
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving at Regis
    November 10, 2017
    THE SETUP The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams will compete in a double-dual meet at Regis against the host Pride and Norwich on Saturday afternoon.
  • Swimming & Diving Drops Dual Meets at WPI
    November 03, 2017
    WORCESTER, Mass.—The Babson College men's and women's swimming & diving teams competed in a series of dual meets at the WPI Sports & Recreation Center Pool on Friday night. The Beavers suffered losses to Brandeis (184-102) and the host Judges (157-122) on the men's side, while the women fell to Brandeis (177-67), WPI (180-60) and Smith (188-96).
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving at WPI
    November 02, 2017
    THE SETUP Babson travels to WPI for a series of dual meets on Friday night. The Beavers will take on Brandeis and the host Engineers on the men's side, while the women will face Brandeis, WPI and Smith.
  • Women's Swimming Earns NEWMAC Relay Team of the Week Honors
    October 30, 2017
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—Following its victory in the season opener on Saturday, sophomore Tirza Rentovich (Harrisburg, Pa.) and first-years Nataliya Gowan (San Antonio, Texas), Luna Zhang (Auburndale, Mass.) and Celine Nie (Irvine, Calif.) were tabbed as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) women's Relay Team of the Week on Monday afternoon.
  • Swimming & Diving Wins 19 Events, Splits Season-Opening Dual Meet at UMass Dartmouth
    October 28, 2017
    DARTMOUTH, Mass.—The Babson College swimming & diving teams combined to win 19 events in their season opener at UMass Dartmouth on Saturday afternoon. The men posted a 170-117 victory, while the women fell to the Corsairs, 137-112.
  • Women's Swimming & Diving Comes in 10th in NEWMAC Preseason Poll
    October 27, 2017
    WESTWOOD, Mass.—The Babson College women's swimming & diving team was picked to finish 10th when the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) released its preseason coaches' poll on Thursday morning.
  • Meet Preview: Swimming & Diving at UMass Dartmouth
    October 27, 2017
    SERIES HISTORY Babson and UMass Dartmouth will meet for the 20th year in a row on Saturday afternoon. The Beavers have won 11 straight and 18 of the last 19 men's dual meets, while the Babson women are 9-10 against the Corsairs going back to 1998.
  • 2017-18 Season Preview: Women's Swimming & Diving
    October 24, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Led by the return of five veterans, the Babson College women's swimming & diving team will look to build upon last year's success when it opens the 2017-18 season this week.
  • Swimming & Diving Squads Release 2017-18 Schedule
    October 11, 2017
    BABSON PARK, Mass.—Babson College head men's and women's swimming & diving coach Kristy Martin released the program's 2017-18 schedule on Wednesday. Both squads will take part in 12 meets in addition to the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Championships in late February.