Men's swimming & diving to compete in NESCAC championship
Contact: Jim Taylor (315) 859-4685
February 23, 2011
Hamilton College competes in the 2011 New England Small College Athletic Conference men's swimming and diving championship at Bowdoin College's Greason Pool from Friday, Feb. 25, through Sunday, Feb. 27.
A championship preview has been posted on the NESCAC Web site. The preview includes links to real-time meet results, live webcast, championship schedule, psych sheet, meet records and 2010 championship results.
Men's swimming and diving championship preview
The preliminary heats start each morning at 10. Friday's finals begin at 6 p.m., Saturday's finals get underway at 5:50 p.m. and on Sunday the finals start at 5:30 p.m.
Tickets are $6 per session or $30 for an all-session pass for adults, and $2 per session for children and students or $10 for an all-session pass. Doors will open two hours prior to the heats and finals.
Hamilton has been strong in the 800-yard freestyle relay each of the past two seasons. Jake DeConinck '11, Bowie Sievers '11 and Andrew Witkowski '11 earned all-conference honors for the event in 2008-09. DeConinck, Sievers and Taylor Hogenkamp '13 made the all-conference team for the 800 free relay last season.
In addition, Sievers was all-conference for the 400 individual medley in 2008-09, and Ian Nichols '13 picked up all-conference honors in the 50 breaststroke in 2009-10. The top three finishers in each event at the NESCAC championship earn a spot on the all-conference team.