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Record setting day for Zips swimming and diving

By Terry Rabbitts, Sports-editor@buchtelite.com

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 straight year at Ocasek Natatorium this past weekend. The Zips completed the weekend with 2,317 po...

Sports Recap

Sports Recap

By Terry Rabbitts, Sports-editor@buchtelite.com

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

Akron Swimming and Diving dunks Ohio, stays undefeated

By Terry Rabbitts, sports-editor@buchtelite.com

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...