Men’s swimming and diving win Big East Championship, women place third
Feb25

Men’s swimming and diving win Big East Championship, women place third

Seton Hall men’s swimming and diving team came up big to capture the Big East Championship title Saturday for the first time in school history, while the women’s team came in third place in the 2017 Big East Swimming and Diving Championships. The Pirates started out their weekend strong with both men’s and women’s teams breaking the 800-yard freestyle relay records. The quartet of Lior Grubert, Vadim Jacobson, Tyler Kauth and Noah...

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Swimmers head to Big East Championship
Feb15

Swimmers head to Big East Championship

The 2017 Big East Swimming and Diving Championship begins on Wednesday, Feb. 22, and the Seton Hall Pirates are looking to make their presence known. Last season, the men’s team finished in third behind the Georgetown Hoyas and the champion Xavier Musketeers. This season, the Hall has a chance to win it all. “We’re all very excited,” said junior Cody Wimmer. “This is one of the first times that we’ve actually had the chance to come in...

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Men and women’s swim and dive teams fall to Huskies in Connecticut
Jan24

Men and women’s swim and dive teams fall to Huskies in Connecticut

The men and women’s swim and dive teams traveled to the University of Connecticut to take on the Huskies in a dual meet this Sunday, Jan. 22. The Pirates fell to the Huskies by scores of 181-119 for the men and 229-69 for the women. On the women’s side, the Pirates garnered three second-place finishes in the pool to lead the team. Freshman Clara Capone captured a second-place finish in the 50 freestyle with a time of...

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Young swimmers surge Pirates to success
Jan18

Young swimmers surge Pirates to success

The 2016-2017 season has served as a youth movement for the Seton Hall swimming and diving teams. With 10 freshmen joining the program on the women’s team and eight on the men’s side, a large majority of the swimmers on the team are underclassmen. Youth could potentially lead to some growing pains and inconsistency throughout the course of the year, but head coach Ron Farina is happy with where his team is at this point in the season....

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Women win, men lose in swim and dive meet at Rider
Jan13

Women win, men lose in swim and dive meet at Rider

The men’s swim and dive team ended its win streak at six in a row with a 154-142 loss to Rider, while the women picked up their second win in a row with a score of 184-110 over Rider. Although the men’s team was not able to pull off a win, many swimmers and teams had impressive times, such as the 400-yard relay team that came in second place. Noah Yanchulis, Tyler Kauth, Connor Phillips and Vadim Jacobson logged a time of 3:07.67....

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SHU swimming & diving cruises to victories over Iona
Jan07

SHU swimming & diving cruises to victories over Iona

After nearly two months out of the pool, the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams did not miss a beat on Friday. The Pirates soundly defeated Iona by scores of 159-95 for the men, and a score of 152.5-98.5 for the women. Both teams were in control from the beginning and took their opening races to kick off the night. From that point on, it was smooth sailing for the Pirates. On the men’s side, sophomores Lior Grubert and Dakota...

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Family focus comforts, motivates SHU swimmer
Nov30

Family focus comforts, motivates SHU swimmer

A transition into college and Divison I athletics can either go one of two ways: well, or not so well. For freshman swimmer Sara Ouellette, the transition to the pool has gone better than usual. She has already won events in the 200 meter freestyle, the 100 and 200 meter butterfly, 200 meter backstroke and the 200 meter medley relay this season. Outside of the pool in the college landscape, however, Ouellette has already seen the...

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SHU Swimming and Diving Teams place high at Patriot Invitational
Nov20

SHU Swimming and Diving Teams place high at Patriot Invitational

The Seton Hall men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams headed south for the Patriot Invitational hosted by George Mason University this weekend, with the women placing fourth and the men placing third. The women’s squad finished the team division with a total of 537 points. The winner of the women’s invitational was the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. The Pirates men’s team continued their recent successes in the pool...

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Freshman’s team-first attitude sparks swimmers
Nov16

Freshman’s team-first attitude sparks swimmers

So far this season, the men’s swimming and diving team has found a bevy of successes, following through on their lofty preseason expectations with an 8-1 record. Individuals on the team continue to rack up accolades, most notably freshman Tyler Kauth, who was just named Big East Swimmer of the Week for the week of Tuesday, Nov. 8. Over the weekend, the freshman backstroker won the 100 back and 200 back that helped the Pirates capture...

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Seton Hall swimming and diving teams continue seasons at Rutgers
Nov07

Seton Hall swimming and diving teams continue seasons at Rutgers

The Seton Hall men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams kicked November off by competing in the Rutgers Quad Meet this past weekend. The men’s team defeated Georgetown and Villanova, improving its record to 8-1 overall and 4-0 in the Big East, while the women’s team lost, dropping its record to 5-6 and 2-3 in the Big East. Continuing his success this season, freshman Tyler Kauth finished another meet with more...

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Swimming and diving stays hot with win over Providence
Oct30

Swimming and diving stays hot with win over Providence

The Seton Hall swimming and diving team’s hot start continued on Saturday at home over Big East foe Providence. The men’s team was sharp, defeating the Friars by a score of 179-83 to improve to 5-1 (2-0) on the season. The women’s team was able to edge out the lady Friars 162-126, improving to 5-2 (2-1) in their own right. Coming off victories over Monmouth earlier in the week, head coach Ron Farina was impressed with his team’s...

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Seton Hall swim team is Hall in for the Big East title
Oct19

Seton Hall swim team is Hall in for the Big East title

The Seton Hall men’s swimming team added to its rich recent history with a win over Xavier Friday, Oct. 14. The Musketeers had won the past three Big East Championships. The Pirates don’t plan to stop there however, for they have their eyes set on a much bigger prize. Seton Hall finished last year 8-3 overall with only one senior on the roster. With much of that team back for the 2016-2017 season, they added seven new freshmen, four...

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