2019-20 Simmons Swimming & Diving News

  • Quinlan Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week Again
    January 13, 2020
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Katelyn Quinlan (Haverhill, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week for the week of January 6-12, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Manjikian Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week For Third Time
    January 13, 2020
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Sara Manjikian (Belmont, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for the week of January 6-12, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Manjikian, Scholand Lead SwimDive to Double Dual Sweep over Colby-Sawyer and Regis
    January 11, 2020
    NEW LONDON, N.H. - Junior diver Sara Manjikian (Belmont, Mass.) set a pool record and joined senior teammate Áine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) with a pair of wins to lead the Simmons University women's swimming & diving team to victories over host Colby-Sawyer College (216-73) and Regis College (187-107) this afternoon in a double-dual meet at the Knight Natatorium in New London, N.H. The Sharks improve to 5-5 on the season, while Colby-Sawyer falls to 4-8, including a 146-117 loss to Regis. Regis is now 8-2 on the season.
  • Piernas Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week
    December 09, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Eva Piernas (Hopkinton, N.H.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week for the week of December 2-8, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Scholand Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week For Third Time
    December 09, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Áine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for the week of December 2-8, it was announced today by the league.
  • SwimDive Places Sixth at MIT Winter Invitational; Scholand Leads Way with 26 Points on Final Day
    December 08, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Senior Áine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) placed third in the 500-yard freestyle to lead the Simmons University women's swimming & diving team on the final day of the MIT Swimming & Diving Winter Invitational at the Al '51 & Barrie Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center Pool in Cambridge, Mass. 
  • SwimDive Remains in Sixth Place Following Day Two Finals of the MIT Winter Invitational
    December 07, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- The Simmons University swimming & diving team remained in sixth place following the second day of competition at the MIT Swimming & Diving Winter Invitational at the Al '51 & Barrie Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center Pool in Cambridge, Mass. 
  • Scholand Wins the 1650-yard Freestyle to Lead SwimDive on Day One at MIT Winter Invitational
    December 06, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Senior Áine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) placed first in the 1650-yard freestyle to lead the Simmons University women's swimming & diving team to a sixth-place showing following the first day of competition of the MIT Swimming & Diving Winter Invitational at the Al '51 & Barrie Zesiger Sports and Fitness Center Pool in Cambridge, Mass. 
  • Driscoll Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week Again
    November 18, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Meg Driscoll (Haverhill, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week for the week of November 11-17, it was announced today by the league. 
  • List Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week
    November 18, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Laura List (Bedford, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for the week of November 11-17, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Swimming & Diving Defeats University of New England, 185-77; Scholand Breaks Pool Record
    November 16, 2019
    BIDDEFORD, Maine -- Senior Áine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) won a pair of events and broke the pool record in the 1650-yard freestyle in a 185-77 victory this afternoon over host University of New England at the Campus Center Pool in Biddeford, Maine. The Sharks improve to 3-5 on the season, while the Nor'Easters fall to 1-3.
  • Scholand Named NEISDA Women's Co-Athlete of the Week
    November 14, 2019
    WESTON, Mass. – Simmons University's Áine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) was named the New England Intercollegiate Swimming & Diving Association Women’s Co-Athlete of the Week for the week of November 4-10, it was announced today by the organization. 
  • Swimming & Diving Leaves it in the Pool for the Annual "Hour of Power" Relay
    November 13, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. - The Simmons University women's swimming & diving team joined thousands of student-athletes from collegiate, high school, and club teams across the nation and abroad to celebrate the 14th Annual Ted Mullin "Leave it in the Pool" Hour of Power Relay for Sarcoma Research, sponsored by Carleton College swimming and diving teams. 
  • Manjikian Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week Again
    November 13, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University's Sara Manjikian (Belmont, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for the week of November 4-10, it was announced by the league. 
  • Swimming & Diving Falls to Wellesley, 188-112; Manjikian Breaks School Record on 1-Meter Board
    November 09, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. -- Junior diver Sara Manjikian (Belmont, Mass.) broke a 10-year old school record on the one-meter diving board as part of two wins on the day to lead the Simmons University women's swimming & diving team in a 188-112 loss to visiting Wellesley College this afternoon at the Holmes Sports Center Natatorium in Boston, Mass. The Sharks fall to 2-5 on the season, while the Blue improve to 2-0.
  • Scholand Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week Again
    November 04, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University women’s swimmer Aine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for the week of October 28 to November 3, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Scholand Leads Swimming & Diving at WPI in Quadruple Dual-Meet
    November 01, 2019
    WORCESTER, Mass. -- Senior Aine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) won a pair of individual events to lead the Simmons University women's swimming & diving team  in a quadruple dual-meet this evening at host Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Mass. at the WPI Sports & Recreation Center. The Sharks defeated Smith College, 171.5-126.5, but fell to WPI, 203-95, Brandeis University, 148-141 and Babson, 166-123.
  • Quinlan Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week
    October 28, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Katelyn Quinlan Haverhill, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week for the week of October 21-27, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Manjikian Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week
    October 28, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University’s Sara Manjikian (Belmont, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for the week of October 21-27, it was announced today by the league. 
  • List, Manjikian Lead Swimming & Diving over Westfield State, 220-77
    October 26, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior Laura List (Bedford, Mass.) scored 22 points and junior diver Sara Manjikian (Belmont, Mass.) won both of her diving events to lead the Simmons University women’s swimming & diving team over visiting Westfield State University, 220-77, this afternoon at the Holmes Sports Center Natatorium in Boston, Mass.  The Sharks improve to 1-1 on the season, while the Owls fall to 0-1 after their season opener. 
  • Driscoll Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week
    October 21, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University first year Meg Driscoll (Haverhill, Mass.) was named the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week for the week of October 14-20, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Scholand Named GNAC Women's Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week
    October 21, 2019
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Simmons University senior Aine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) named Great Northeast Athletic Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week for the week of October 14-20, it was announced today by the league. 
  • Swimming & Diving Falls at Merrimack, 139-122, in Season Opener
    October 19, 2019
    ANDOVER, Mass. -- Senior Aine Scholand (Albuquerque, N.M.) and first year Meg Driscoll (Haverhill, Mass.) each won a pair of events to lead the Simmons University women's swimming & diving team in a 139-122 loss to host Merrimack College this afternoon at the Andover YMCA in Andover, Mass. The Sharks fall to 0-1 in their season opener, while the Warriors improve to 1-2.