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Women’s Swimming and Diving Wins Fifth Championship

The Zips win an astonishing fifth consecutive MAC Swimming and Diving Championship
By A.J. Fagerlin, Sports Contributor March 2, 2018

At the end of the 2018 swimming and diving season, the Zips’ ladies have taken yet another step in establishing themselves as the queens of the pool in the Mid-American Conference by their winning fifth...

Championships coming up for swimming and diving for first time

More postseason accolades also for team
By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] March 16, 2016

Six University of Akron swimming and diving members will be traveling to Atlanta, Georgia. this weekend with a chance to come back home with an NCAA championship for the first time in team history. The...

Sports Recap

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] March 1, 2016

Women’s swimming and diving The University of Akron women’s swimming and diving team started fast and finished the same way in gaining the Mid-American Conference Championships for the third straight...

Record setting day for Zips swimming and diving

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] December 7, 2015

The University of Akron’s swimming and diving team members set a new Mid-American Conference record, along with several school records, on their way to capturing the Zippy Invitational for the second...

The University of Akron swimming and diving team celebrates the winning of the Magnus Cup

Sports Recap

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] November 23, 2015

Swimming and diving The University of Akron swimming and diving team took home first place this past weekend at the Magnus Cup Invitational at Cleveland State University in the Robert F. Busbey Natatorium....

Swimming and diving will be competing this weekend in Cleveland

Swimming and diving heads to Magnus Cup in Cleveland

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] November 18, 2015

The University of Akron’s swimming and diving teams will take part in the fourth annual CSU Magnus Cup this weekend at Robert F. Busbey Natatorium beginning with Friday's prelims at 9:00 a.m. The...

Coach Peresie talks with the team

Akron Swimming and Diving dunks Ohio, stays undefeated

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] November 2, 2015

The University of Akron Swimming and Diving team traveled to Athens last Friday to take on Ohio University and left with a 167-133 triumph to keep its season unblemished. Starting off the meet, Akron’s...

Sports Recap

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] October 28, 2015

Men’s Golf The University of Akron men's golf team wrapped up the fall season with a fifth-place finish at the Outer Banks Intercollegiate hosted by Old Dominion University. Akron ended the 54-hole...

Coach Brian Peresie talks with his team

Zips dunk competition in swimming and diving

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] October 26, 2015

The University of Akron swimming and diving team swept both Ball State University and the University of Toledo last Friday evening at the Ocasek Natatorium in the first home dual meet of the season. The...

Hannah Werth tries to control the ball

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By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] October 21, 2015

Swimming and Diving The Zips swimming and diving team set three meet records last Friday at the Tom Stubbs Relays in Bowling Green, Ohio, in its first official meet of the 2015-16 season. The relay...

Frida Fougberg tees off

Sports Recap

By Terry Rabbitts, [email protected] October 14, 2015

Men’s and Women’s Cross Country The University of Akron men’s and women’s cross country teams will head to the University of Louisville, which is serving as host for the 2015 NCAA Division I...

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