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Senior Profile: Kara Field

January 29, 2014

By DREW CASEY STAFF WRITER Kara Field is in her fourth year with the Fordham swimming and diving team, and is one of four co-captains this season. She has helped lead a young women’s squad to a 6-3...

Swimming Back in Action With a Trio of Meets

Swimming Back in Action With a Trio of Meets

January 23, 2014

By DREW CASEY STAFF WRITER Over winter break, the swimming and diving team traveled to San Juan, Puerto Rico for an intensive training trip. Although the trip was delayed by snow, it was a great su...

Mixed Results at Bucknell Invitational

December 4, 2013

Filed under Sports, Swimming and Diving

By DREW CASEY STAFF WRITER Prior to heading home for Thanksgiving break, the Fordham swimming and diving team participated in the Bucknell Invitational, its largest meet of the season thus far. The women’s squad placed second out of 10 teams, while the men’s team finished seventh. The three-day meet took place in Lewisburg, Pa. at Bucknell University, and featured morning event preliminaries and evening event finals...

Swimming Competes at Princeton

November 20, 2013

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By DREW CASEY STAFF WRITER   After nearly two weeks off from competition, the Fordham swimming and diving team competed at the Princeton Invitational on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 15 and 16. The meet did not have team scoring and allowed for extended individual participation by the swimmers from Princeton, Lehigh and Fordham. Princeton dominated the pool, winning 32 of the 36 swimming events and sweeping the four d...

Swimming Looking to Replace Graduated Seniors

November 6, 2013

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By DREW CASEY STAFF WRITER After finishing in fifth place and in third place respectively at the Atlantic 10 Championships a year ago, the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are poised to make an even bigger splash this year. However, a lot of newcomers will have to step up if the Rams want to make that happen. Three crucial members of each team must be replaced. The men’s team will have to find a way...

Fordham Swimming Falls in Boston

Fordham Swimming Falls in Boston

November 6, 2013

By DREW CASEY STAFF WRITER After starting the season with a combined record of 3-1, both the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were beaten at Boston University on Saturday, Nov. 2. ...

Swimming Dives into Season with a Splash

Swimming Dives into Season with a Splash

October 30, 2013

By DREW CASEY STAFF WRITER The Fordham swimming and diving team opened the 2013-2014 campaign with two meets this past week. On Thursday, Oct. 24 the team traveled to Poughkeepsie, N.Y. and spli...

Women Third, Men Fifth at A-10 Swimming Championships

Women Third, Men Fifth at A-10 Swimming Championships

March 6, 2013

By NICK CILIBERTO STAFF WRITER In Geneva, Ohio this past week at the Atlantic 10 Conference Championships, Fordham men’s swimming placed fifth out of seven teams, while the women’s side finished third out of ...

Senior Profile: Devon Morris

Senior Profile: Devon Morris

March 6, 2013

By NICK CILIBERTO STAFF WRITER [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=91y6cIU0CyM] The Fordham Ram: How does it feel to be a senior? Devon Morris: I guess it happened kind of quick, the four years went by really fast. It’s good, though, glad to be done wi...

Fordham Finishes Regular Season; A-10 Meet Looms

Fordham Finishes Regular Season; A-10 Meet Looms

February 14, 2013

By NICK CILIBERTO STAFF WRITER The Rams swim team completed the regular season last Wednesday, Feb. 6, with a home sweep of St. Francis (NY). The women defeated the Terriers by a margin of 142-55, ...

Swimming Splits at UMass

February 6, 2013

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By NICK CILIBERTO STAFF WRITER Fordham swimming split a home meet against the University of Massachusetts Saturday, as the men fell to the Minutemen 183-113 while the women were victorious with a score of 176-120. On the women’s side, three Rams won multiple events. Senior Brienne Ryan took first in the 200-yard freestyle in her season-best time of 1:53.55. She also won the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 52.10 seconds....

Disappointing Week Despite A-10 Honors

January 30, 2013

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By NICK CILIBERTO CONTRIBUTING WRITER There was a bright spot for Fordham swimming and diving during an otherwise disappointing week for the Rams. Three Rams, senior Brienne Ryan, junior Shintaro Noguchi and freshman Steve Sholdra, all won Atlantic 10 Conference awards this week following their impressive performances in last weekend’s competitions against Iona, LaSalle and Richmond. Ryan received her 12th conference award after winning three individual tournaments last weekend and set season...

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