Clune Breaks School Record as Shorewomen Take 2nd at Yellow Jacket InvitationalJunior Jenni Clune won the 100 breaststroke with a school-record time as the Washington College women’s swim team finished second of 14 teams at Randolph-Macon’s Yellow Jacket Invitational, held yesterday and today at the Collegiate School Aquatic Center in Richmond, Va. The Shorewomen had a total of seven top-three finishes during the meet.
Ellen Maxwell - Shorewoman of the WeekSenior swimmer Ellen Maxwell is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Maxwell won two individual events and led off the winning medley relay in both of the Shorewomen's victories on back-to-back days Friday and Saturday.
Shorewomen Roll Past Bryn Mawr, 126-70The Washington College women’s swim team rolled to a 126-70 Centennial Conference dual meet win over visiting Bryn Mawr this afternoon inside Casey Swim Center.
Shorewomen Fly Past Seahawks, 133-70Visiting Washington College won nine of 11 events to earn a 133-70 non-conference women’s swimming victory over host St. Mary’s College this evening. The Shorewomen upped their record to 2-3 with the win, while the Seahawks remained winless at 0-5 with the loss.
Jenni Clune - Shorewoman of the WeekJunior swimmer Jenni Clune is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Clune won two individual events in both of the Shorewomen's dual meets last week.
Swarthmore Bests Shorewomen, 153-109SWARTHMORE, Pa. — The host Swarthmore College women’s swim team remained undefeated this season at 4-0 overall and 4-0 in Centennial Conference meets this season with a 153-109 win over visiting Washington College this afternoon. The Shorewomen dropped to 1-3 and 0-3 with the loss.
Shorewomen Post 30th Straight Win Over Sea Gulls, 138-67The Washington College women’s swim team rolled to its 30th straight win in its all-time series with rival Salisbury University with a 138-67 victory over the host Sea Gulls tonight. The Shorewomen improved to 1-2 this season with the win, while the Sea Gulls fell to 1-3 with the loss.
Julia Portmann - Shorewoman of the WeekSophomore swimmer Julia Portmann won three individual events and led off the winning 400 freestyle relay in the Shorewomen's narrow 134-128 loss to Gettysburg Saturday.
Bullets Narrowly Escape Shorewomen, 134-128For the second time in as many meets this season, the Washington College women’s swim team won more than half of a dual meet’s events but came up six points short of a victory. Today, the Shorewomen fell to visiting Gettysburg, 134-128, inside Casey Swim Center, despite winning 10 of the meet’s 14 events.
F&M Foils Shorewomen, 134-128Despite winning nine of the meet’s 14 events, the Washington College women’s swim team dropped a close 134-128 decision to host and Centennial Conference rival Franklin & Marshall this afternoon in the season opener for both teams.
Women's Swimming Season PreviewIt’s hard to imagine a smoother head coaching transition than this one. After four years as an assistant coach and associate head coach of the team, Matt Harris took over the reins of the Washington College women’s swim program over the summer as long-time head coach Kim Lessard moved into a full-time administrative role.
Lessard Promoted to Assistant AD; Harris Promoted to Head Swim CoachWashington College Director of Athletics Dr. Bryan Matthews has announced the promotions of Kim Lessard to Assistant Athletic Director and Matt Harris to head men’s and women’s swim coach. Lessard, long-time head coach of both swim programs, will also serve as Aquatics Director.
Four Shorewomen Named All-Centennial Honorable MentionFour student-athletes from the Washington College women’s swim team were officially announced as All-Centennial Conference selections today by the conference office. All-Centennial honors for swimming were earned at the Centennial Conference Championships, which were held February 19-21 at Gettysburg College. Gold medalists receive All-Centennial Conference first-team honors, while silver medalists receive All-Centennial Conference honorable mention.
Jenni Clune - Shorewoman of the WeekSophomore swimmer Jenni Clune is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Clune won a total of four medals, including one individual, at the Centennial Conference Championships over the weekend.
Ellen Maxwell - Shorewoman of the WeekJunior swimmer Ellen Maxwell is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Maxwell won two individual events and led off a winning relay in the Shorewomen's 56-39 win at McDaniel Saturday.
Shorewomen Finish Dual-Meet Season with 56-39 Win at McDanielThe visiting Washington College women’s swim team won seven of 11 events en route to a 56-39 Centennial Conference win over host McDaniel College in the dual-meet finale for both teams this afternoon in Westminster, Md. The Shorewomen finish their dual-meet schedule 5-6 overall and 2-5 in conference meets, while the Green Terror finish 2-8 and 1-6.
Red Devils Defeat Shorewomen, 128-77Visiting Dickinson College defeated host Washington College, 128-77, in Centennial Conference women’s swimming this afternoon inside Casey Swim Center. The Red Devils improved to 5-4 overall and 3-2 in conference meets, while the Shorewomen dropped to 4-6 and 1-5 with the loss.
Bears Remain Perfect with 164-93 Win over ShorewomenHost Ursinus College improved to 7-0 overall and 5-0 in Centennial Conference meets with a 164-93 win over visiting Washington College in women’s swimming action this afternoon. The Shoremen dropped to 4-5 and 1-4 with the loss.
Swarthmore Tops Shorewomen, 114-91Visiting Swarthmore College improved to 4-2 overall and 3-2 in Centennial Conference meets with a 114-91 women’s swimming victory over host Washington College tonight inside Casey Swim Center. Freshman Julia Portmann won three individual events for the Shorewomen, who fell to 4-4 and 1-3 with the loss.
Swimming Senior Day Rescheduled for January 31stThe swim meet between host Washington College and visiting Dickinson College which was postponed this past Saturday has been rescheduled for Sunday, January 31st, at 2:00 p.m. The meet will be Washington's Senior Day.
Winter Storm Schedule UpdatesContinue to check this page for updates on scheduling changes for athletic events impacted by this weekend's impending winter storm.
Ellen Maxwell - Shorewoman of the WeekJunior swimmer Ellen Maxwell is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Maxwell won two individual events in both of the Shorewomen's victories this past weekend.
Shorewomen Float Past Owls, 130-67Sophomore Jenni Clune and junior Ellen Maxwell each won two individual events as the Washington College women’s swim team defeated host Bryn Mawr, 130-67, in a Centennial Conference meet this afternoon. The Shorewomen improved to 4-3 overall and 1-2 in conference meets, while the Owls fells to 2-4 and 0-4.
Shorewomen Dunk Blue Jays, 129-71The Washington College women’s swim team recorded the top time in all 11 events of a 129-71 non-conference win at Elizabethtown this afternoon. The Shorewomen improved to 3-3, while the Blue Jays dropped to 4-5.
Widener Sneaks Past Shorewomen, 137.5-124.5Host Widener University won the final event of the meet by less than one-half second to seal a 137.5-124.5 women’s swimming victory over visiting Washington College tonight in Chester, Pa.
Julia Portmann - Shorewoman of the WeekFreshman swimmer Julia Portmann is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Portmann won the 1650 freestyle in a meet-record time and swam on the meet-record 200 freestyle relay team at the Yellow Jacket Invitational, held Friday and Saturday.