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Swimming and diving rolls to weekend wins

November 8, 1999

Men's swimming coach Dennis Dale, along with just about everybody else at the Dorothy L. Sheppard pool this weekend, knew that junior Alex Massura was going to turn in fast times against No. 17 Nebraska...

Women’s team beats two foes ranked in top 10

November 8, 1999

Going into this weekend's two-day, four-team meet, women's swimming coach Jean Freeman said that she wasn't sure if her team would be ready for the tough competition. Facing three ranked opponents in the...

Minnesota tennis coach thinks time is now for team

October 29, 1999

Saying that Minnesota has a rich history of women's tennis would be a stretch. The team finished its 17th season in the Big Ten conference last year in a tie for second -- that's the best ever for the...

Women swim to double dual win

October 25, 1999

body text = The last time the Minnesota women's swimming and diving team took to the pool, it racked up a school-record 668.5 point at the Big Ten championships. Coach Jean Freeman was elected Big Ten...

Swimming kicks off season with intrasquad meet

October 18, 1999

The unofficial beginning to the 1999-00 men's and women's swimming and diving season took place Saturday at the Aquatic Center. The two teams divided amongst themselves into "Maroon" and "Gold" teams for...

Women’s cross country gets a win at Iowa State

October 11, 1999

With Saturday's pre-NCAA meet on its mind, the Minnesota women's cross country team traveled to Iowa on Saturday and came home with the individual and team championships from the Iowa State Memorial Classic. The...

Rowing’s coach search on the horizon

October 7, 1999

The addition of women's rowing to the fall varsity lineup in the year 2000 has prompted a national search for a permanent coach. It will be a process that could take up to three months to complete. According...

Swim teams set for competitive meets

October 5, 1999

The swimming and diving teams have had something of a relaxing year so far. So relaxing that during the intrasquad meet held last month, members of the men's diving team were leap-frogging one another...

Men’s tennis wins at North Carolina State

October 4, 1999

The Minnesota men's tennis team completed the third day of play at the North Carolina State Invitational Sunday with a convincing win over North Carolina. Showing their strength in singles play, the Gophers...

X-country slides to second-place finish at St. Olaf

September 20, 1999

With all its starting lineup resting, the backups showed the Minnesota women's cross country team signs of what they hope are things to come Saturday with a second-place finish at the St. Olaf Invitational. "We...