July 9, 2020
Stanford University will cut 11 of its varsity sports teams following the 2020-21 school year, it announced Wednesday . The teams include men’s and women’s fencing, field hockey, lightweight rowing, men’s rowing, co-ed and women’s sailing, squash, synchronized swimming, men’s volleyball and wrestling. In an open letter to the community, President Marc Tessier-Lavigne, Provost Persis Drell, and Director of Athletics Bernard Muir say that “providing 36 varsity teams with the level of support that they deserve has become a serious and growing financial challenge.” Stanford’s 36 sports a ...
March 4, 2020
Following their State Team Tournament, New Jersey swimmers competed in the 2020 Meet of Champions, which stands as the individual state championships. Cal commit Jack Alexy , a Delbarton junior, broke a 29-year-old Meet Record in the 50 free, hitting the wall in 20.08. That’s just a hundredth shy of a lifetime best and took down the former record of 20.27 set by Delran’s Jason Rosenbaum in 1991.
Jan. 26, 2021
Irvington High School seniors Grace Brady, Aine Cleary, Max Forte, Ian Schwam and Connor Vincent recently announced their commitment to play sports at colleges across the country in the fall. Forte has committed to track and field at Duke University in Division I, which is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National […]
Jan. 25, 2021
Six Irvington High School seniors recently announced their commitment to play sports at colleges across the country in the fall. Max Forte has committed to track and field at Duke University in Division I, which is the highest level of intercollegiate athletics sanctioned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association. Grace Brady has committed to swimming in Division III at Middlebury College, and Aine Cleary has committed to playing lacrosse in Division III at Hamilton College. Ian Schwam […]
Jan. 19, 2021
Finn Henry of Bulldog Swimming in Connecticut has verbally committed to the application process at Yale University for fall 2022. A junior at Guilford High School, Henry will join the Yale class of 2026. Henry’s father, Jim Henry , is the head coach of the Yale men’s and women’s swim program. I am excited to announce my verbal commitment to enter the admissions process and further my academic and athletic career at Yale University. A big thank you to my parents, my brothers, my family, my friends, and my many coaches who have helped me along the way. Go Bulldogs! #boolaboola All of H ...
Jan. 10, 2021
Caroline McCurdy from Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts has announced via social media her verbal commitment to the application process* at Yale University for the 2022-23 school year. “I am honored to announce my verbal commitment to the admissions process to swim and study at Yale University! Thank you to everyone who has supported me along the way to make this dream come true. Go bulldogs!!🐶💙 #boolaboola” McCurdy is a two-time USA Swimming Scholastic All-American. She moved to Crimson Aquatics this summer but all her best times come from early 2020 and before, when she was still atta ...
Feb. 13, 2020
Less than a week separates the Yale swimming and diving teams from the Ivy League Championships. The Blue and White will take to the water looking to deliver standout performances, make NCAA qualifying times and land a spot at the top of the standings. Competition begins for the women (8–1, 6–1 Ivy) next Wednesday and […]