2016-17 Franklin College Men's Swimming and Diving News

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    February 17, 2017
    Men's Swimmers Earn Liberal Arts All-Championship Honors ELSAH, Ill. (Feb. 17, 2017) – After dominating the recent Liberal Arts Championship meet, the Franklin College men’s and women’s swimming teams had a wealth of athletes named to the 2017 All-Championship team.
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    February 13, 2017
    Men's Swimming Makes History at Liberal Arts Championships FRANKLIN, Ind. (Feb 13, 2017) – Not long ago, Franklin College did not offer a men’s or women’s swimming and diving program. But in 2009, administrators at the college expanded the athletic offerings at the school. Initially, the men's and women's teams were club teams, and the college hired Andrew Hendricks to be the school's first ever swim coach. Since then, the teams have been on a steady and perhaps unprecedented upward path.
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    February 12, 2017
    Swimming Teams Sweep Championships, Collect Honors ELSAH, Ill. (Feb. 12, 2017) – Franklin College claimed the men’s and women’s titles during Saturday’s final round of the Liberal Arts Championships at Principia College in Elsah, Ill.
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    February 11, 2017
    Grizzlies’ Swimming Teams Dominating Championships Both teams are in the lead heading into tonight’s final round. On the men’s side, the top three contenders are Franklin with 487 points, Nebraska Wesleyan with 373 and Illinois Tech with 301. On the women’s side, the top three are Franklin with 438, Luther College with 363 and Illinois Tech with 316.50.
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    February 10, 2017
    Men's Swimming Leads Liberal Arts Championships FRANKLIN, Ind. (Feb. 10, 2017) – The Franklin College men’s swimming and diving team leads the nine-team field after Day 2 of the Liberal Arts Championships at Principia College in Elsah, Ill.
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    January 28, 2017
    Men's Swimming Team Races Past Rose-Hulman FRANKLIN, Ind. (Jan. 27, 2017) – The Franklin Grizzlies kept their undefeated season alive Friday night with a big 127-97 win against visiting HCAC opponent Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.
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    January 28, 2017
    Men's Swimming Team Overwhelms Illinois Wesleyan FRANKLIN, Ind. (Jan. 28, 2017) – The Franklin College men’s swimming and diving team cruised to a 181-101 victory Saturday at Illinois Wesleyan.
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    January 21, 2017
    Men's Swimming Team wins first HCAC Invitational FRANKLIN, Ind. (Jan. 21, 2017) – The Franklin College men’s swimming and diving team continued its remarkable season by winning the 2017 Heartland Conference Athletic Conference Invitational Saturday at the Franklin Community High School pool. The victory was a first for the program and helps solidify an already successful dual meet season for the Grizzlies, who are undefeated. The men were joined by the women by sweeping the conference meet.
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    January 07, 2017
    Franklin College Swim Teams win Colonel Classic Invitational (DANVILLE, KY., Jan. 8, 2017) -- The Franklin College men’s and women’s swim teams combined to win the Colonel Classic Invitational at Centre College over the weekend.
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    December 05, 2016
    Grizzlies men set team records at Invitational LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The Grizzlies came out of the Thanksgiving break ready to compete as the team broke three school records over the weekend at eight-team Transylvania Invitational at the University of Kentucky.
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    November 05, 2016
    Men’s Swimming and Diving Earns Two Saturday Home Wins Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s swimming and diving team earned a pair of dominating dual meet victories on Saturday, defeating Centre College 189.5-94.5 and Anderson University 236-30.
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    November 03, 2016
    Swimming Teams Hosting Centre, Anderson on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men's and women's swimming and diving teams are preparing to host Centre College and Anderson University on Saturday, November 5 at 1 p.m. from Franklin Community Middle School.
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    October 29, 2016
    Strong Performances Give Swimming and Diving Wins Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams took top honors in all 32 events in sweeping meets against Manchester University on Saturday in the 2016-17 season dual meet opener.
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    October 26, 2016
    Swimming and Diving Hosting Home Opener on Saturday Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams open the home dual meet season when they host Manchester University on Saturday, October 29 at 1 p.m. from Franklin Community Middle School.
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    October 19, 2016
    Swim Teams Each Post Top-10 CollegeSwimming.com Rankings Franklin, Ind. - Following a successful season-opening meet at the Indiana Division III Invitational, the Franklin College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have been ranked among the nation’s top 10 by CollegeSwimming.com.
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    October 15, 2016
    Schneider’s Two Event Wins Lead Griz at Indiana DIII Invite Crawfordsville, Ind. - Senior Artur Schneider recorded two event victories to lead the Franklin College men’s swimming and diving team to a fourth-place finish at the 2016 Indiana Division III Invitational on Saturday from Wabash College.
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    October 13, 2016
    Swimming and Diving Opening Season at Indiana DIII Champ Franklin, Ind. - The Franklin College men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are preparing to open the 2016-17 season at the Indiana Division III Championships at Wabash College on Saturday, October 15 at 10 a.m. from Crawfordsville, Indiana.