November 15, 2013 Men’s Swimming & Diving Eases Past Roger Williams, 166-124
BRISTOL, R.I. – Behind ten first place performances, the Wheaton College men’s swimming and diving team earned a 166-124 victory over Roger Williams University in a non-conference dual meet on Friday evening at the Aquatics Center.
November 9, 2013 Coast Guard Tops Wheaton, 188-100
NORTON, Mass. – The Wheaton College men's swimming and diving team dropped an 183-105 decision to Coast Guard Academy in dual meet action on Saturday afternoon at Balfour Natatorium.
November 2, 2013 Men’s Swimming Contends At New England Collegiate Invitational
MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wheaton College men’s swimming and diving team posted six top-5 finishes on Saturday afternoon at the New England Collegiate Invitational, hosted by Wesleyan University, against five other programs in a non-scoring meet.
October 26, 2013 Men’s Swimming Posts Eight Top-5 Finishes At Batterman Relays
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Freshman Ross Johnston highlighted the Wheaton College men’s swimming and diving team’s efforts on Saturday afternoon at the Charlie Batterman Relays, hosted by MIT, with a school record performance in the opening leg of the 400 individual medley relay.
October 17, 2013 2013-14 Men’s Swimming & Diving Season Preview
NORTON, Mass. – The Wheaton College men’s swimming and diving team starts its 2013-14 season at home on Saturday in a dual meet against Brandeis University at 1 p.m. Here is a look at Wheaton’s 2013-14 season preview.
August 19, 2013 Dempsey Joins Lyons' Coaching Staff
NORTON, Mass. - Jennifer (Jorgensen) Dempsey returns to Wheaton College as the Lyons diving coach for both the men’s and women’s programs in 2013, after having assisted the diving program on a voluntary basis for several seasons.
May 14, 2013 At Wheaton College: “You Can Play”
NORTON, Mass. – The Wheaton College Athletics Department has joined the You Can Play Project in supporting the acceptance of all student-athletes regardless of sexual orientation. At Wheaton, the Lyons have taken it one step further.
January 24, 2013 Lyons Turn Away UMass Dartmouth, Fall To WPI In Tri-Meet
WORCESTER, Mass. – The Wheaton College men's swimming and diving team split its tri-meet against Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) and UMass Dartmouth on Thursday night at the WPI Sports and Recreation Center. The Lyons downed the Corsairs, 182-84 while the Engineers beat Wheaton, 176-106.
January 12, 2013 Wheaton Swims Past Trinity, 142-85
Sophomore Dominic Ziolek (Londonderry, N.H./Londonderry) posted a pair of first place finishes to help the Wheaton College men's swimming and diving team record a 142-85 win against Trinity College on Saturday afternoon at the Ferris Athletic Center Natatorium.
January 11, 2013 Wheaton Downs Clark University
The Wheaton College men's swimming and diving team earned a decisive 162.50-60.50 triumph over Clark University on Friday evening at the Balfour Natatorium.
December 1, 2012 Women Fourth, Men Sixth At Conclusion Of MIT Invitational
The Wheaton College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams wrapped up day two of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Invitational on Saturday morning at the Barrie Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center with several top performances. The women’s squad finished fourth overall out of seven teams while the men ranked sixth out of seven teams.
November 30, 2012 Wheaton Women 4th, Men 5th After Day One Of MIT Invitational
The Wheaton College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams currently rank in the top-5, respectively, after competing in day one of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Invitational on Friday night at the Barrie Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center. The Lyon women are positioned fourth overall after day one with 140 points while the men’s squad is fifth overall with 88 points.
November 17, 2012 Lyons Compete In Tri-Meet With Springfield And Keene State
Sophomore Richard Jenkins earned third place finishes in the 100-yard backstroke and the 200-yard backstroke to highlight the Lyons efforts in the pool. Jenkins swam a time of 56.74-seconds in the 100-yard backstroke and compiled a time of 2:05.11 in the 200-yard backstroke.
November 16, 2012 Roger Willams Takes Two From Swimming And Diving
Junior Emerson Jenkins (Kansas City, Mo./Pembroke Hill School) factored into three wins for Wheaton. Jenkins garnered top-honors in the 50-yard freestyle with a time of 22.31-seconds and also aided the Lyons to victories in the 200-yard medley and 200-yard freestyle relays.
November 10, 2012 Coast Guard Sweeps Wheaton On The Road
Junior Emerson Jenkins highlighted Wheaton's efforts with a second place finish overall in the 100-yard freestyle with a time of 49.52-seconds.
November 3, 2012 Wheaton teams remain on road at WPI's New England Invitational
The Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams competed on the road for the third time in as many weekends Saturday afternoon, when the Lyons traveled to fellow NEWMAC school WPI for the New England Invitational at the new Sports & Recreation Center pool.
October 19, 2012 2012-13 men's and women's swimming & diving season preview
With the first year as a head coach under his belt and an initial recruiting class that consisted of 14 swimmers in place, Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving head coach and former Lyon All-American Barrett Roberts '07 enters the 2012-13 season with high hopes and expectations.
July 25, 2012 Carter headed to London to coach in Olympics
Nicole Carter ’02, a Wheaton assistant coach, has been training Algonquin Regional High swimmer Dorian McMenemy, who will be competing in the 100-meter butterfly event in the summer Olympics in London.
February 27, 2012 Lyons place three swimmers on NEWMAC All-Academic Team
The Wheaton College men’s and women’s swimming & diving program saw three student-athletes – senior Alexandra Wilson, junior Caroline Isaacs, and sophomore Matt Sexton – named to the 2012 New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Academic All-Conference Team.
February 19, 2012 Women finish fifth, men seventh at NEWMAC Championship
Senior Christian Woods and junior Caroline Isaacs each broke Wheaton College program records on the final day of competition at the NEWMAC Swimming & Diving Championship Sunday afternoon at MIT. The women finished fifth while the men placed seventh.
January 28, 2012 Wheaton swimming & diving teams defeat WPI, fall to Tufts
The Wheaton College men's and women's swimming & diving teams each defeated WPI and lost to Tufts University Saturday afternoon at Balfour Natatorium. The Lyons men's team defeated WPI 187.5-179.5 and lost to Tufts 210.5-149.5 while the women knocked off the Engineers 190-179 and fell to the Jumbos 191-158.
January 23, 2012 Maier named NEWMAC Diver of the Week
Wheaton College sophomore Charlie Maier has been named New England Women’s and Men’s Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Diver of the Week.
January 13, 2012 Lyons sweep Clark, women fall to Mount Holyoke
Sparked by seven first-place finishes, the Wheaton College men's swimming & diving team defeated Clark University 138-99 Friday afternoon at Kneller Athletic Center. The women's team split their tri-meet, defeating Clark 135-116 while falling to Mount Holyoke 126-110.
December 3, 2011 Lyons complete competition at MIT Invitational
The Wheaton College men's and women's swimming & diving teams wrapped up competition at the MIT Invitational Saturday evening. The women placed fourth with 376 points while the men were sixth with 114 points.
November 19, 2011 Wheaton falls to Springfield, Keene State
The Wheaton College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were defeated by Springfield College and Keene State Saturday afternoon at the Art Linkletter Natatorium. The men were defeated 237-63 by the Pride and 202-96 by the Owls while the women fell 243-55 to the Pride and 213-71 to the Owls.
November 12, 2011 Lyons defeated by NYU, Coast Guard
The Wheaton College men's and women's swimming & diving teams suffered losses to New York University and Coast Guard Saturday afternoon at Balfour Natatorium. The men lost 240-58 to the Violets and 255-71 to the Bears while the women fell 211-82 to the Violets and 182-109 to the Bears.
November 5, 2011 Lyons compete at New England Invitational
The Wheaton College men's and women's swimming & diving teams participated in the 2011 New England Invitational Saturday afternoon. No team scores were kept.
October 29, 2011 Women defeat Roger Williams 154-140, men fall 186-105
The Wheaton College women's swimming & diving team defeated Roger Williams University 154-140 Saturday afternoon in non-conference competition. The men's squad suffered a 186-105 setback to the Hawks.
May 13, 2011 Gowdy steps down as men's and women's head coach
Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving eighth-year head coach Jean-Paul Gowdy announced his resignation from the school's coaching staff, effective at the end of the month. A national search for Gowdy's permanent replacement has already begun.
February 27, 2011 Lyons match highest finish at NEWMACs, fend off WPI for fourth place
For just the second time in program history, the Wheaton men's swimming & diving team finished in fourth place two straight years at the NEWMAC Championship, as the Lyons matched the program's highest mark while fending off WPI to conclude the three-day meet on Sunday at MIT's Zesiger Pool.
January 17, 2011 Maier tabbed NEWMAC Diver of the Week
Wheaton men's swimming & diving freshman Charlie Maier was tabbed NEWMAC Diver of the Week for the week ending on Sunday, January 16, earning the award for the first time in his young career.
December 8, 2010 Athletics launches new online store
Wheaton has teamed up with Prime Time Sports to launch a new online store, the exclusive source for official athletic-branded apparel. The store carries a wide range of items such as fleeces, hats, jackets, polos, sweatpants, sweatshirts and T-shirts featuring all 21 varsity programs.
December 4, 2010 Lyons each take fourth at MIT meet, women chalk up seven NCAA cuts
Seven NCAA national meet provisional qualifying standards and four school records highlighted the two-day MIT Invitational for the Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams, as each squad finished competition in fourth place on Saturday at Zesiger Pool.
November 18, 2010 Wheaton teams set to partake in Hour of Power Relay
The Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams will participate in the fifth annual Hour of Power Relay on Monday at 5:00 p.m., as the event is designed to raise funds to support cancer research at the University of Chicago toward the causes and treatment of pediatric sarcoma.
October 29, 2010 2010-11 season preview
Recognizing that the nucleus of his teams return from a season when each matched its best conference championship finish in program history coupled with the fact of welcoming in sizable first-year classes, Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving head coach Jean-Paul Gowdy has good reason to enter 2010-11 with much optimism.
July 1, 2010 Men's team earns national academic accolade
The Wheaton men's swimming & diving squad drew Scholar-Athlete Team honors from the CSCAA following its academic and athletic success during the 2009-10 season.
February 9, 2010 Wheaton programs honored for academic excellence
The Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams earned Scholar-Athlete Team accolades from the CSCAA in recognition of their academic success during the 2009 fall semester.
February 6, 2010 Four diving records fall, one NCAA cut met during Wheaton Invitational
Four school diving records fell and one NCAA cut was met over the weekend for the Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams, as the Lyons saw their regular seasons come to an end on Saturday after hosting the two-day, non-scoring Wheaton Invitational in Balfour Natatorium.
January 30, 2010 Wheaton takes part in double-dual meet at Tufts
Sophomore diver Julia Wright notched a provisional mark for the NCAA Championship to highlight the Wheaton swimming & diving teams' double-dual meets at Tufts' Hamilton Pool on Saturday.
January 8, 2010 Wheaton falls to nationally-ranked MIT, 165-122
The Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams opened their 2010 in-region slates against two of the country's top squads, dropping a pair to nationally-ranked MIT in Zesiger Pool.
November 21, 2009 Wheaton teams each suffer pair of losses
The Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams each absorbed a pair of losses during a double-dual meet at Springfield on Saturday in Linkletter Natatorium.
November 19, 2009 Lyon women cruise past Colorado College, men drop heartbreaker
The Wheaton women's swimming & diving team cruised to a 174-113 victory over Colorado College during the teams' first meeting on Thursday night in Balfour Natatorium, while the men's meet came down to the final event, with the Lyons suffering a tough 147-146 loss.
November 17, 2009 Wheaton teams to take part in cancer fundraiser
The Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams will participate in the fourth annual Hour of Power Relay on Monday at 5:00 p.m., as the event is designed to raise funds to support cancer research at the University of Chicago toward the causes and treatment of pediatric sarcoma.
October 31, 2009 Lyons drop double-dual meet to Brandeis and WPI
Juniors Dania Piscetta and Nicole Zais each played a role in four event victories, leading the Wheaton women's swimming & diving team to wins against Brandeis, 179-107 and WPI, 207-86 during its home opener on Saturday in Balfour Natatorium.
October 28, 2009 Lyons kick off 2009-10 campaigns with road split
The Wheaton men's and women's swimming & diving teams opened the season at Roger Williams' Aquatics Center on Wednesday afternoon, as the women claimed a 175.5-121.5 victory over the Hawks while the men suffered a 192-104 setback.
October 28, 2009 2009-10 season preview
Successful men's and women's swimming & diving seasons for Wheaton head coach Jean-Paul Gowdy goes well beyond the scope of dual-meet records or conference championship finishes, as the seventh-year coach is careful not to get too far ahead of himself, especially this time of year.
January 27, 2009 Farrell leads women to sweep at Bentley, men split double-dual
Wheaton sophomore Samantha Farrell notched four victories to lead the women's swimming & diving team to a sweep of host Bentley and visiting Bridgewater State on Tuesday night at the Dana Center, while the men split with the Bears and Falcons.