Category: Swimming & Diving

Spring Sports Preview

The Emory Wheel interviewed members of Emory’s spring sports teams for a more in-depth look at the coming season’s challenges and potential for progress. Men’s Tennis - Head Coach John Browning According to Browning, this season will present the challenge of managing a young team. “Fall [season] was amazing,” Browning said. “We graduated three amazing [...]

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Scheckter Breaks School Shot-put Record

Emory’s basketball, swimming and diving, and track and field teams competed in the first matchups of the semester over the past week. Both the men’s and women’s basketball teams traveled to New York University (NYU) and Brandeis University (Mass.) where the men won one game and the women were victorious in both. The swimming and [...]

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Maki Is in a Lane of Her Own

“You have a gift for swimming. Don’t stop here.” When freshman swimmer Caroline Maki was just 6 years old, her coach expressed these words of encouragement and gave her a participation ribbon after she had just competed in her first swim meet. Since then, Maki has competed in state championships, returned her relay team from [...]

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Bumgarner Sets School Record in 1-Meter Dive

The Emory men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams won out at the Emory Fall Invitational on Nov. 8 and 9. The women’s team dominated the competition with a final score of 672 with second place team Wingate University (N.C.) scoring only 593. The men’s team clinched first place over Wingate, earning a score of [...]

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Swim and Dive Dominates Birmingham-Southern

On Oct. 26, the Emory women’s and men’s swimming and diving teams coasted to victory, topping Birmingham-Southern College (Ala.) in a dual meet, winning 28 of the 30 events. The No. 1-ranked women’s team toppled their opponents in all 14 swimming events, led by UAA athlete of the week senior Caroline Olson, who recorded victories [...]

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