June 24, 2011
98 Student-Athletes Named to SCAC Academic Honor Roll
SUWANEE, Ga. - The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) announcex its Student-Athlete Academic Honor Roll on Thursday for the 2011 spring term and 98 Southwestern student-athletes were recognized.
May 23, 2011
Flanigan, Ayers Selected to CoSIDA Academic All-District At-Large First Team
The 2010-11 Capital One Academic All-District® Men's and Women's At-Large (Sports) Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America, have been released to recognize the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performance athletically and in the classroom. Sophomore swimmer Patrick Flanigan (pictured, left) and junior swimmer Sarah Ayers (pictured, right) were selected. Flanigan is one of three SCAC male athletes to be recognized in the report while Ayers is one of four.
April 16, 2011
Stanfield, Seagraves Selected as Pirate Anchor Award Recipients
In Southwestern University campus-wide voting, seniors Josh Stanfield (pictured, left) and Shae Seagraves (pictured, right) have been selected as the 2011 male and female Pirate Anchor Award winners.
April 13, 2011
54 Student-Athletes Receive Senior Watches at Annual Ceremony
Thanks to the generous donations of parents, alumni and students in the Pirate Crew, Southwestern University's Booster Club, the Athletic Department was able to continue the tradition of awarding watches to senior athletes whom had completed eligibility while at SU.
April 6, 2011
Carrington Steps Down as Men's & Women's Swimming Coach
Southwestern University head men’s and women’s swimming coach Dan Carrington has announced his resignation after two years as the head coach of the Pirate program.
March 21, 2011
Stanfield, Moody Named to SCAC All-Sportsmanship Team
The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference (SCAC) today announced its third annual Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving All-Sportsmanship teams. Eighteen men’s and women’s swimmers were selected to the 2011 squad including Southwestern University's Josh Stanfield (pictured, left) and Christine Moody (pictured, right).
March 11, 2011
Soccer and Service
Soccer players to spend spring break on “sport diplomacy” trip to El Salvador
February 19, 2011
Swimmers Close Out SCAC Championships
SHENANDOAH, Texas - The men's and women's swim teams closed out the SCAC Championships on Saturday evening and did so with strong races and by shedding numerous seconds, performing at their best all season.
February 18, 2011
Ayers Explodes On Day Two of SCAC Swim & Dive Championships
SHENANDOAH, Texas - Junior Sarah Ayers had a fantastic day two at the SCAC Swim & Dive Championships, winning the 100 back, taking second in the 100 fly and helping the 200 medley relay to a fifth place finish. She hit an NCAA Automatic qualifying standard in the 100 back and will be traveling to Knoxville, Tenn. in March for the Championships.
February 17, 2011
Day One in the Books For SCAC Swim & Dive Championships
SHENANDOAH, Texas - In the first day of swimming competition the Southwestern men's and women's relays performed extremely well to kick start the SCAC Swim & Dive Championships on Thursday.
February 16, 2011
Live Results and Video of SCAC Championships Available
HOUSTON, Texas - Stay on top of how the Pirates are doing at the 2011 SCAC Swim & Dive Championships with live results and streaming video of all events.
February 2, 2011
Several Top Times Fall as Pirates Continue to Shed Seconds
The Pirates took to the waters Friday and Saturday in San Antonio to swim against UT Permian-Basin, the University of the Incarnate Word, and Trinity University. The men swam hard and had some great times on the day, exactly what the team needs as they march on to the conference meet.
January 19, 2011
Pirates Continue to Improve With Eyes on Conference
The Pirate Men's swimming team was defeated Saturday aginst Trinity University despite setting two bests for the year on Senior Day. The first record for the year was set in the 200 Medley relay by Patrick Flannigan, John Prater, Seth Williams, and Josh Stanfield with a time of 1:43.56. This beat the previous record by nearly a second.
January 5, 2011
Pirate Men Start Year on High Note
Golden, CO - The Southwestern Pirates men's swimming team posted four first place and six second place finishes at their dual meet against the Colorado School of Mines on Tuesday evening. Despite a strong showing in the water SU was defeated in points, falling 143-83.
December 8, 2010
Pirates Push Roos to Limit in Narrow Defeat
The Southwestern men's swimming team were narrowly defeated 132-128 by the Austin College men's swim team Saturday during Carls Jr. Day at the Southwestern University Natatorium. The Pirates took first place in eleven of the fourteen events that both teams competed in.
November 22, 2010
19 Season Bests Show Pirates Improvements at Southwest Shootout
The Pirates competed on Friday and Saturday at the Southwest Shootout. The Pirates swam against DI, DII, and DIII teams. The men finished in 9th place. The news of the meet was the astonishing 80% of season bests that were improved upon. All four relay teams swam their fastest times of the season at the Southwest Shootout.
November 9, 2010
Pirates Show Much Improvement In Meet Against Centenary
The Pirates took on former Division I opponent Centenary Saturday in Georgetown. The Pirates dropped the meet 184-42. However, the Pirate men showed much improvement in personal times as they march closer to conference meets.
October 26, 2010
Pirates Drop Difficult Meet to NCAA DII Permian Basin
The Pirate swim team travelled to UT-Permian Basin on Saturday to take on the NCAA Division II member Falcons. The Pirates dropped the meet 166-29 despite swimming well on the day.
October 26, 2010
Pirates Swim well but Drop McMurry Meet
Despite having fewer entries, the Southwestern Men's swimming team swam well and placed in the top three in almost every event. Teh end result, a McMurry victory 120 to 62, did not tell the whole story as the Pirates swim team competed well in almost every event that was swam on the day.
July 20, 2010
PIRATE SWIMMING WELCOMES SARAH WOODBURY
Southwestern University's Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Dr. Glada Munt, announced Tuesday, July 20, 2010 the hiring of Sarah Woodbury as the Assistant Mens and Womens Swimming Coach.