2016-17 Ashland University Swimming and Diving News

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    February 11, 2017
    Three Top-Eight Finishes For Ashland Close Out GLIACs Junior Ryan Deemer, sophomore Daniel Callis and freshman Malcolm Doepke all reached the podium for the second time this week for the Ashland University men’s swim team on the final day of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships in Saginaw, Mich., on Saturday (Feb. 11).
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    February 10, 2017
    Three Eagle Men Place Top Eight at GLIACs Day 3 Three Ashland University men’s swimmers reached the podium on Day 3 at the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships on Friday (Feb. 10) in Saginaw, Mich.
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    February 09, 2017
    Eagle Men, Women Continue GLIAC Championship Action On Day 2 of the 2017 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships at Saginaw Valley State on Thursday (Feb. 9), a pair of Ashland University swimmers earned top-eight showings.
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    February 08, 2017
    Two Eagles Reach Podium, Reichard Hits NCAA "B" Cut Junior Grace Reichard of the Ashland University women’s swimming and diving team and freshman Malcolm Doepke of the men’s team both placed in the top eight of individual events at Day 1 of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships on Wednesday (Feb. 8) in Saginaw, Mich.
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    February 06, 2017
    Young Eagle Swim Teams Ready For GLIACs Ashland University’s swimming and diving teams, featuring just two seniors and 28 underclassmen, are prepared to learn what it’s like to compete against the best of the best this week. The Eagle men and women will compete in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships Wednesday through Saturday (Feb. 8-11) in Saginaw, Mich.
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    February 05, 2017
    This Week In #EagleNation – The Start Of The Postseason The 2016-17 winter postseason officially starts this week, as Ashland University’s men and women will compete at the four-day 2017 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Swimming & Diving Championships.
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    January 25, 2017
    AU Men, Women Grace List Of CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams Ashland University’s men and women’s swim teams were among a record-breaking number of programs that earned Collegiate Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America honors for the fall 2016 semester.
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    January 14, 2017
    Eagles Take First In Three Events On Senior Day Coming off road victories on Friday (Jan. 13), the Ashland University men’s and women’s swim teams lost meets at home on Saturday (Jan. 14).
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    January 13, 2017
    New Display Honors Ashland Women’s Athletics History A new display on the second floor of Ashland University’s Physical Education Center showcases the long and rich tradition of women’s athletics on campus.
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    January 13, 2017
    Ashland Men, Women Have Strong Showings At Malone In their last regular-season road meet of 2016-17, Ashland University’s men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams fared well against Malone, Urbana and Hillsdale’s women on Friday (Jan. 13) night in Canton, Ohio.
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    January 08, 2017
    This Week In #EagleNation – The Gang’s All Back With the start of second-semester classes upon Ashland University, Eagle athletics is back full steam ahead in the second full week of January. All but one of AU’s winter programs are at home this week, including the 2016-17 home opener for No. 13 Eagle wrestling in a dual against No. 2-ranked Notre Dame College.
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    December 03, 2016
    Ashland Women Place Third, Men Fourth At EMU Invite Neither Ashland University swim team moved up or down at Day 2 of the Eastern Michigan Invitational on Saturday (Dec. 3). Following 40 events, the men placed fourth in a six-team field, and the women finished third of five.
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    December 02, 2016
    Eagles Finish Day 1 At Eastern Michigan Invite To start their final action of 2016, Ashland University’s men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams competed in Day 1 of the Eastern Michigan Invitational on Friday (Dec. 2) night.
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    November 29, 2016
    Progressing Ashland Swim Teams Prepare For Big Mid-Season Meet After finishing the majority of their Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference schedule, the Ashland University men's and women's swimming teams are preparing to face Division I competition at the Eastern Michigan Invitational on Friday and Saturday (Nov. 2-3).
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    November 27, 2016
    This Week In #EagleNation – NCAA Postseason Begins Ashland University’s first NCAA Division II postseason team of the 2016-17 school year is volleyball, and the Eagles will begin their playoff run on Thursday (Dec. 1) afternoon. Meanwhile, the entire winter sports season will be in full swing this week, as the men’s and women’s indoor track and field teams will begin their new seasons.
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    November 19, 2016
    Eagle Swim Teams Win Home Duals Against Dragons The Ashland University men and women’s swim teams won home duals against Tiffin on Saturday (Nov. 19) afternoon. The men won, 117-82, and the women won, 95-71.
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    November 18, 2016
    Eagles Win Six Relay Events Versus Tiffin The Ashland University men's and women's swim teams faced Tiffin in a meet full of mixed-gender relay events on Friday (Nov. 18) night at Messerly Natatorium.
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    November 13, 2016
    This Week In #EagleNation – Postseason Action Continues The week before Thanksgiving has six Ashland University programs in action, including an individual (NCAA Division II) and a team (Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) in postseason competition.
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    November 05, 2016
    Ashland Men, Women Lose In Dual At Wayne State The Ashland University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams lost dual meets at Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference opponent Wayne State on Saturday (Nov. 5).
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    October 30, 2016
    This Week In #EagleNation – November In Like A Lion As October ends and November begins, the stakes continue to be raised in the fall season and the winter sports campaigns keep getting into swing.
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    October 22, 2016
    Eagle Men Win, Women Lose In Home Dual Vs. Findlay In their first dual meets of the season on Saturday (Oct. 22), the Ashland University swim teams split the day with Findlay. The Eagle men defeated the Oilers, 108-105, in 12 heats. The AU women lost, 134-71, in 11 events.
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    October 17, 2016
    This Week In #EagleNation – Fall Continues, Winter Ramps Up The fall 2016 season continues for Ashland University athletics, but the winter 2016-17 campaign is creeping into the conversation, as well. Nine programs are in action in the third week of October, and the first Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference titles will be contested with the 2016 Cross Country Championships at Ferris State.
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    October 12, 2016
    Ashland Swim Teams Looking To Make Strides In 2016-17 The Ashland University men’s and women’s swim teams began their 2016-17 seasons Sept. 30-Oct. 1 in a Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference quad-meet at home featuring a new head coach, two seniors, 10 juniors, 12 sophomores and six freshmen.
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    October 01, 2016
    AU Men Second, Women Third In Season Opener Ashland University’s men’s and women’s swimming teams wrapped up their first action of the 2016-17 season on Saturday (Oct. 1) at Messerly Natatorium, concluding a home quad meet with Findlay, Northern Michigan and Tiffin.
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    September 30, 2016
    Both Eagle Swim Teams Third After Home Quad Day 1 At the end of its first day of competition this season on Friday (Sept. 30), the Ashland University men’s and women’s swimming teams both sit in third place at the two-day fall invitational in which they are hosting Findlay, Northern Michigan and Tiffin.
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    September 26, 2016
    This Week In #EagleNation – Eight Programs In Action Can’t get enough of Ashland University athletics? The upcoming week is for you. The final week of September and the first weekend of October will see eight Eagle programs in action – seven fall programs and the beginning of the 2016-17 swimming and diving campaign.
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    September 14, 2016
    Division II Veteran Allen Named AU Swimming Coach Ashland University Director of Athletics Al King announced on Thursday (Sept. 14) morning the hire of Ron Allen as the Eagles’ men’s and women’s swimming and diving head coach.