The Buchtelite

Sports Recap

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

By Terry Rabbitts,

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. It is the first time that the Zips have ever finished the three-day event by earning the Mag...

Akron Swimming and Diving dunks Ohio, stays undefeated

Coach Peresie talks with the team

By Terry Rabbitts,

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 400 medley relay team of Luka Szynal, Paloma Marrero Munoz, Erin Seiler and Ragen Engel fini...

Zips dunk competition in swimming and diving

Coach Brian Peresie talks with his team

By Terry Rabbitts,

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 Zips drubbed Ball State by a score of 221-78 and defeated Toledo with a score of 180-119. At t...