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UW-W Alumni swim meet makes waves

Brenda Echeverria, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2019

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving teams kicked off the season with an alumni exhibition meet on Oct. 5 at the Williams Center. At the meet, all current swimmers were divided into two co-ed teams of white and purple. The meet started with a mixed 200-yard m...

Men’s and women’s swim and dive topple Titans

Calahan Steed, Staff Reporter

November 12, 2018

The men’s and women’s swim and dive team lapped UW-Oshkosh on the road Nov. 9, with both teams defeating the Titans and earning their first wins of the season. The final score for the men was 153-60 and 164-68 for the women.      “I was really happy with how we did at the meet,” head coach Eli...

Elise Knoche ready to dive in as head coach

Graphic courtesy of UW-Whitewater Athletics

Erika Marion, Assistant Sports Editor

September 3, 2018

The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater swimming and diving team has named a new head coach. Elise Knoche, formerly of from Division I Southern Illinois University (SIU), led SIU athletes to earn more than 80 all-conference honors and break nearly 40 school records. “Coach Knoche is a kind perso...

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