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Swimming & Diving: Brooks Selected to Compete at Nationals

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Westminster College senior swimmer Steven Brooks (Boardman, Ohio/Boardman) has been selected to compete in the 2015 NCAA Division III Men's Swimming and Diving Championships. The championships will be held March 18-21 at the Conroe ISD Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas. The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference and the City of Shenandoah will serve as the hosts. A total of 527 participants (479 swimmers and 48 divers) will compete in the championships.


Swimming & Diving: Titans Recognized for Academic Achievements

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College men's and women's swimming & diving teams were both recognized on the 2014 Fall College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Teams. The CSCAA Scholar All-America Program is supported by Nike Swim.


Swimming & Diving: Titans Lead the Way with 29 All-Conference Selections

Friday, February 20, 2015

GREENVILLE, Pa. - The Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) has announced its 2014-15 All-PAC Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving teams. A PAC-leading 29 Titans were recognized for their efforts at this year's PAC Swimming and Diving Championships.

The Titan men's team had a PAC-leading 14 all-conference selections, while the Titan women's team had a PAC-best 15.

The all-conference swimming and diving teams are determined by a formula-based selection process using student-athletes' individual and relay finishes at the conference's annual swimming and diving championships.

The Titan men's team had eight First Team All-PAC honorees, including PAC Swimmer of the Year senior Steven Brooks (Boardman, Ohio/Boardman), junior Matt Baurle (Jeannette, Pa./Penn Trafford), freshman Daniel Bogen (Canfield, Ohio/Canfield), junior Austin Karper (Carlisle, Pa./Carlisle), freshman Brad Kolesar (West Mifflin, Pa./West Mifflin), sophomore Dan Pletz (Venetia, Pa./Peters Township), senior Jake Pletz (Venetia, Pa./Peters Township), and freshman Mitch Stahara (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park).

The Titan women's team had six First Team All-PAC honorees, including PAC Swimmer of the Year first-year Megan Douds (Bethel Park, Pa./Bethel Park), senior Rebecca Mobley (Gibsonia, Pa./Pine-Richland), junior Kelsey Reott (Butler, Pa./Slippery Rock), senior Marina Rozick (Pittsburgh, Pa./North Allegheny), sophomore Sam Tower (Export, Pa./Franklin Regional), and senior Ashley Wyland (Pittsburgh, Pa./Taylor Allderdice).

Here's a complete list of the Titan honorees:

First Team Men's:
-JR Matt Baurle:
[100 breast (champion, B-cut), 200 breast (champion, B-cut), 200 IM (9th), 200 medley relay (champion, B-cut), 400 medley relay (champion, B-cut)]
-FR Daniel Bogen:
[50 free (5th), 100 free (9th), 200 free (10th), 400 free relay (champion), 200 free relay (3rd)]
-SR Steven Brooks:
[100 back (champion, B-cut), 200 back (champion, B-cut), 50 free (2nd, B-cut), 200 medley relay (champion, B-cut), 400 free relay (champion), 200 medley relay (champion, B-cut), 400 medley relay (champion, B-cut), 200 free relay (3rd)]
-JR Austin Karper:
[100 back (3rd), 200 back (4th), 500 free (6th), 200 medley relay (champion, B-cut)]
-FR Brad Kolesar:
[100 fly (champion), 200 fly (2nd), 100 back (9th), 200 medley relay (champion, B-cut), 400 medley relay (champion, B-cut)]
-SO Dan Pletz:
[400 IM (champion), 200 IM (2nd), 200 back (2nd)]
-SR Jake Pletz:
[100 back (2nd), 200 free (2nd), 100 free (5th), 400 free relay (champion), 800 free relay (2nd)]
-FR Mitch Stahara:
[200 free (champion), 100 free (2nd), 500 free (2nd), 400 medley relay (champion, B-cut), 400 free relay (champion), 800 free relay (2nd), 200 free relay (3rd)]

Second Team Men's:
-SO Sam Angelo:
[100 breast (5th), 200 breast (5th), 50 free (12th)]
-FR Logan Gearhart:
[200 back (5th), 200 free (5th), 100 back (6th), 800 free relay (2nd)]
-FR Nate Kern:         
[1-meter dive (2nd), 3-meter dive (2nd)]
-JR Adam Smale:
[400 IM (5th), 100 breast (6th), 200 breast (6th)]
-SR Nicholas Smith:
[400 IM (2nd), 1650 free (2nd), 200 IM (7th), 800 free relay (2nd)]


Men’s Swimming & Diving: SAAC Honors Brooks as Titan Athlete of the Week

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) today selected senior swimmer Steven Brooks (Boardman, OH / Boardman) as its Titan Athlete of the Week.


Swimming & Diving: Titan Men Finish First, Women Second at PAC Championship

Saturday, February 14, 2015

GROVE CITY, Pa. - The Westminster College men's swimming & diving team was crowned the 2015 Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) champion on Saturday after out-scoring host Grove City College 827.5 to 582.5. The Titan women's team finished second, only 6.5 points behind first-place Grove City (808.5-802).


Swimming & Diving: Titans Lead Going into Final Day of PAC Championships

Friday, February 13, 2015

GROVE CITY, Pa. - The Westminster College men's and women's swimming & diving teams are both in first place after the second day of the 2014-15 Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Swimming & Diving Championships on Friday. The Titan men's team extended their lead over Grove City 553.5-424.5. The Titan women's team took a 523-519 lead over Grove City.


Swimming & Diving: Titans at Top after Day 1 of PAC Championships

Thursday, February 12, 2015

GROVE CITY, Pa. - The Westminster College swimming & diving teams competed in day one of the 2014-15 Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Swimming & Diving Championships on Thursday. The Titan men's team is currently in the lead with 226.5 points (29 points ahead of second-place Grove City College), while the Titan women's team is tied with Grove City for first place at 228 points apiece


Swimming & Diving: Titan Divers Compete at Clarion

Sunday, February 8, 2015

CLARION, Pa. - The Westminster College men's and women's diving teams competed at Clarion University over the weekend.


Swimming & Diving: Seven Titans Earn Nicholson Award

Thursday, February 5, 2015

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - Seven members of the Westminster College men's and women's swimming and diving teams earned the 2014-15 Coach Gene Nicholson Swimmer/Scholar Recognition Award.


Men’s Swimming & Diving: Westminster SAAC Honors Brooks as Titan Athlete of the Week

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. - The Westminster College Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) today selected men's swimming & diving senior Steven Brooks (Boardman, Ohio/Boardman) as its Titan Athlete of the Week.


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