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Becker lives up to “Most Improved” title

Alyssa Hodenfield
January 27, 2017

Bowe Becker has been a standout swimmer in the sprint department this season, and can’t see himself peaking anytime soon.It’s no surprise that the sophomore was named “Most Improved,” by his teammates...

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.

Gophers swim team beats Denver and Wyoming at weekend competition

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....

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

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

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...

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

Minnesota divers command IUPUI Invite

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...

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...

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

Gophers come out on top at inaugural Minnesota Invitational

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 …...

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

Gophers swim and dive have strong showing in Indiana

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...

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

Five Minnesota swimmers, Kremer head to USA College Challenge

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...

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

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

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...

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.

Horejsi having successful start to freshman season with Gophers

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...