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Gophers swim team beats Denver and Wyoming at weekend competition

Sophomore Danielle Nack competes in the Women's 100 Yard Backstroke during the 2016 Minnesota Challenge at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.

Alyssa Hodenfield

January 17, 2017

The Minnesota swim and dive teams jumped back into competition over the weekend, beating Denver and Wyoming at the El Pomar Natatorium in Denver.The men’s team beat Denver 193-122 and Wyoming 219.5-95.5. The women defeated Denver with a score of 179-136 and beat Wyoming 225-90. The wins were secure...

Gophers swim and dive compete in two meets; Zeiger breaks Big Ten record

Gophers sophomore Brooke Zeiger competes in the women's 400 individual medley finals in the Jean K. Freeman Aquatics Center on Dec. 5, 2015.

Alyssa Hodenfield

December 7, 2016

Minnesota’s swimming and diving teams split athletes up this weekend to compete at the AT&T Winter Nationals in Atlanta and the Jean Freeman Invitational at home.AT&T Winter Nationals kicked off with multiple relay wins by the Gophers for the women’s team.The winning 200-yard medley relay team consi...

Minnesota divers command IUPUI Invite

Gophers junior Matt Barnard competes in diving in the Jean K. Freeman Aquatics Center on Saturday, Dec. 5., 2015.

Alyssa Hodenfield

November 22, 2016

The Gophers diving teams faced their toughest competition of the season over the weekend, but managed to come away with some strong showings.Minnesota senior divers as well as a couple of newcomers led the way for Minnesota at the IUPUI Diving Invitational “I think we did pretty good the first two da...

Veteran diver Lexi Tenenbaum leads diving teams to weekend invite

Alyssa Hodenfield

November 18, 2016

The Minnesota diving teams will travel solo this weekend, and senior Lexi Tenenbaum will be one to look for on the women’s side.Ten divers will head to Indianapolis, Indiana — four men and six women — for the IUPUI Diving Invitational, the first dive-only meet of the year.“This meet in particula...

Gophers come out on top at inaugural Minnesota Invitational

John Bushmann swims the 100-yard breaststroke at the Minnesota Invite on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016 at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center.

Alyssa Hodenfield

November 16, 2016

The Minnesota swim and dive teams hosted the inaugural Minnesota Invite this weekend at Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center and came in first with 1,411 points.“The group and the team in general … really didn’t rest a whole lot for the weekend,” said senior John Bushman. “I think the team ...

Gophers swim and dive have strong showing in Indiana

Kierra Smith swims the 100-yard butterfly against Iowa State on Friday, Oct. 12, 2012,  at the University Aquatic Center.

Alyssa Hodenfield

November 14, 2016

A handful of Minnesota swimmers traveled to Indianapolis, Indiana over the weekend to test their skills against the best of the best.The U.S. National Team beat the Big Ten All-Stars in the inaugural USA College Challenge, but the Big Ten swimmers, including five Gophers, put up a good fight.Head Gophers swim and...

Five Minnesota swimmers, Kremer head to USA College Challenge

Gophers sophomore Brooke Zeiger competes in the women's 400 individual medley finals in the Jean K. Freeman Aquatics Center on Dec. 5.

Alyssa Hodenfield

November 10, 2016

The Minnesota swim and dive teams are looking ahead to a big weekend.Five Gophers and head coach Kelly Kremer will head to the first-ever USA College Challenge meet in Indianapolis, while the rest of the team hosts the Minnesota Invitational beginning on Thursday. Freshman Lindsey Horejsi, senior Jakub Mal...

Gophers swim and dive dominate scoring in home victory over North Dakota

Sophomore Brian Poon swims in the men's 200 Freestyle at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatics Center on Nov. 4, 2016.

Alyssa Hodenfield

November 7, 2016

The Minnesota swim and dive teams hosted North Dakota Friday evening and did not hold back, winning all but the men’s 50-yard freestyle where UND took first and second places. The meet kicked off with an exciting win for the women’s 200 medley relay team of Zoe Avestruz, Lindsey Horejsi, Danielle ...

Horejsi having successful start to freshman season with Gophers

Freshman Lindsey Horjesi participates in the 50 meter freestyle event at the women's swim and dive meet against Iowa State at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center on Oct. 30, 2016.

Alyssa Hodenfield

November 3, 2016

Freshman Lindsey Horejsi has joined the world of collegiate swimming without reservations.She placed highly in both meets she has competed in so far and does not plan to slow down any time soon.“She’s that type of athlete where she’s a real difference maker, and you can see why she’s so good ...

Minnesota swim and dive teams defeat Hawkeyes at home

Sophomore Danielle Nack competes in the Women's 100 Yard Backstroke during the 2016 Minnesota Challenge at the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center on Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016.

Alyssa Hodenfield

October 31, 2016

The Minnesota swim and dive teams had a week off between their most recent meets, but came back from the break strong.Both squads hosted Iowa over the weekend and came out with victories. The men competed Friday evening and defeated the Hawkeyes 185.5 to 113.5. The Gophers won all but two of the 16 events...