June 8, 2010
Lewkowitz, Meyer Turn in Strong Performances at 5K Championship
Two days after competing in the Open Water Swimming 10K National Championship, Alex Meyer and Blake Lewkowitz turned in solid performances in the 5K Championship Sunday at Marine Stadium.
June 6, 2010
Meyer Qualifies for Pan Pacific Open Water Championships
Alex Meyer '10 earned a place at the Mutual of Omaha Pan Pacific Open Water Swimming Championships with a fourth-place finish at the Open Water 10K National Championships, Friday in Long Beach, Calif.
June 1, 2010
Meyer to Compete at Open Water National Championships
Alex Meyer 10 of the Harvard mens swimming and diving team will compete in the 2010 10K Open Water National Championship this Friday in Long Beach, Calif.
April 22, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving Names Captains For 2010-11 Season
Seniors Justin Davidson and Douwe Yntema have been named the captains of the Harvard mens swimming and diving team for the 2010-11 season, the program announced this week.
April 19, 2010
Meyer Captures Miami Open Water 10K Title
Standout mens swimming senior Alex Meyer, who received All-America accolades this season for a 14th-place finish in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the NCAA Championships, captured the title at the 2010 Nike Swim Miami Open Water Meet in the 10k event.
April 16, 2010
Season Recap: Honors Aplenty For Men's Swimming and Diving in 2009-10
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team entered the 2009-10 with a young squad, full of talent and led by a core of six seniors.
April 7, 2010
Ten Winter Student-Athletes Tabbed Academic All-Ivy League
The Ivy League has announced the names of 80 student-athletes including 10 from Harvardwho have been named to the winter 2009-10 Academic All-Ivy League team.
March 28, 2010
Meyer Garners All-America Honors at 2010 Men's Swimming and Diving Championships
Senior Alex Meyer swam the second-fastest time in school history in the 1,650-yard freestyle, earning All-America status Sunday at the NCAA Mens Swimming and Diving Championships.
March 23, 2010
NCAA Championships On Tap For Men's Swimming Captain Meyer
Senior co-captain Alex Meyer of the Harvard mens swimming and diving team is set to compete in his second NCAA Championships, racing in the 1,650-yard freestyle event. The championships will run March 25-27 at the McCorkle Aquatic Pavilion on the campus of Ohio State University.
March 14, 2010
Crimson Divers Compete at Zone A Diving Championships
The Harvard mens and womens diving teams had select athletes compete at the NCAA Zone A Championships, hosted this weekend by Rutgers University.
March 11, 2010
NCAA Zone A Diving Championships On Tap For Men's and Women's Diving
The Harvard mens and womens diving teams will send representatives to the NCAA Zone A Diving Championships, hosted by Rutgers University March 12-14.
March 8, 2010
Meyer, Stanton Highlight Men's Swimming and Diving All-Ivy Nods
Four members of the Harvard mens swimming and diving team earned All-Ivy status, the league announced following the Ivy Championships.
March 6, 2010
Crimson Earns Three Individual Awards in Second-Place Finish at Ivy Championships
The mens swimming and diving team placed second at the 2010 Ivy League Championships, hosted by Princeton at DeNunzio Pool. Harvard totaled 1,341.5 points over the three days of competition, second only to Princetons total of 1,552.5 as the Tigers captured their 19th overall league title.
March 5, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving in Second After Two Days of Ivy Competition
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team maintained its second-place position through the second day of competition at the 2010 Ivy Championships at DeNunzio Pool. Harvard upped its point total to 859.5 while Princeton held onto its lead with 1,027.5 points.
March 4, 2010
Crimson Secures Second After First Day of Ivy Men's Swimming and Diving Championships
The mens swimming and diving team claimed one event title and stands in second place after the first day of the Ivy Championships at DeNunzio Pool. Host Princeton compiled 423.5 points to take the day one lead while Harvard finished with 317 and Penn finished with 291 in third.
March 3, 2010
Ivy Title On The Line For Men's Swimming and Diving
The mens swimming and diving team heads to Princeton, N.J., for the 2010 Ivy League Championships March 4-6. Harvard is looking to capture it 21st league title.
February 28, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving Takes Second at ECAC Championships
A strong effort on the third day of competition fell short as the mens swimming and diving team took second at the 2010 ECAC Championships, Sunday at Trees Pool. Harvard finished with 530.5 points for the competition, trailing only Navy who finished with 673.5.
February 27, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving Moves Into Second at ECAC Championships
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team moved into second place with a strong second day of competition, totaling 353.5 points Saturday at the 2010 ECAC Championships. Navy maintains the overall lead with 435.5 points in the meet.
February 26, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving in Third After First Day of ECAC Championships
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team finished day one of the ECAC Championships in third place, totaling 152 points Friday at Trees Pool. Navy emerged with the lead after day one with 177 points while Rider sits two points ahead of the Crimson with 154.
February 24, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving Looks to Reclaim ECAC Title
The mens swimming and diving team travels to Pittsburgh, Pa., to compete in the 2010 ECAC Championships Feb. 26-28.
February 10, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving Team Members Attend Speech by Four-Time Gold Medalist Torres
Several members of the Harvard men's swimming and diving team attended a speech by four-time Olympic gold medalist Dara Torres at Kirkland House Feb. 2.
February 6, 2010
Men's Swimming Honored with CSCAA Team Scholar All-America Award
The Crimson men's swimming and diving team posted the third highest team grade-point average in the country during the fall of 2009.
January 30, 2010
Men's Swimming and Diving Earns Win Over Yale at HYP Meet
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team topped Yale and fell to Princeton to pick up a split at the annual HYP meet, held at Princetons DeNunzio Pool.
January 29, 2010
Men's Swimming Leads Yale, Trails Princeton After Day One of HYP Meet
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team captured four individual races at the first day of competition of the HYP meet, hosted at Princetons DeNunzio Pool.
January 27, 2010
Crimson Carries Unbeaten Ivy League Record into HYP Meet
In the final action of the regular season, the Harvard mens swimming and diving team travels to Princeton, N.J., for the annual HYP meet against Ivy League rivals Yale and Princeton.
January 25, 2010
Ranta Receives Weekly COOP Award
Zac Ranta is the Harvard COOP Athlete of the Week, for the week ending Jan. 24.
January 23, 2010
Harvard Tops Boston University, 201-99, on Senior Day
Niall Janney led the charge for Harvard men's swimming and diving with victories in the 200 butterfly and 400 IM, while Robert Newell captured the 100 and 200 backstroke, Mason Brunnick won the 200 and 500 freestyle and Zac Ranta claimed both diving events.
January 22, 2010
Harvard Edges Brown, 127-116; Improves to 5-0 in Conference Meets
Zac Ranta and Michael Stanton swept the diving events and four different Harvard swimmers won individual races to help the Crimson mens swimming and diving team earn a 127-116 victory over Ivy League rival Brown Friday afternoon at Blodgett Pool.
January 21, 2010
Harvard Hosts Brown, Boston University in Final Home Meets
Harvard plays host to Brown, Jan. 22, and Boston University, Jan. 23, at Blodgett Pool. The Crimsons six seniors will be honored this weekend as they compete in their final home meets.
January 21, 2010
Meyer Wins One-Mile St. Croix Dolphins Sea Swim
Senior co-captain Alex Meyer of the Harvard men's swimming & diving team claimed victory in the one-mile race at the St. Croix Dolphins Sea Swim, held in the U.S. Virgin Islands.
January 11, 2010
Men's Swimming Volunteers at Cambridge YMCA
The Harvard men's swimming team worked with children ages 5-10, speaking about the importance of team work, how swimming keeps them healthy and the benefits of working hard in school.
January 9, 2010
Tan, Newell, Meyer Claim Two Individual Events Each in Harvards 183-117 Win at Penn
The Crimson mens swimming and diving team, which improves to 4-0 in the Ivy League, captured victories in 10 events en route to a 183-117 victory at Ivy League rival Penn Saturday afternoon.
January 7, 2010
Harvard Meets Penn This Weekend; Divers Also Compete at Princeton Diving Invitational
The Crimson men's swimming and diving team, which owns a 3-0 Ivy League record, will visit Penn for a dual meet Jan. 9, and will also send its diving contingency to compete at the Princeton Diving Invitational Jan. 9-10.
December 6, 2009
Harvard Performs Well on Final Day of Georgia Invitational; Crimson Finishes Fourth
On the third and final day of competition at the prestigious Georgia Invitational, Harvard placed in the top 10 in six events to earn a fourth-place finish in the three-day meet.
December 5, 2009
Wurzbacher Claims Victory in 100 Breaststroke; Harvard Remains in Fourth at Georgia Invitational
Freshman Owen Wurzbacher won the 100 breaststroke with a meet-best time of 56.91 to lead the Crimson to a successful showing at day two of the Georgia Invitational.
December 4, 2009
Mens Swimming in Fourth Place After Day One of Georgia Invitational
Competing against some of the best mens swimming and diving teams in the nation, Harvard earned 181 points on the day one of the Georgia Invitational, putting the Crimson in fourth place.
December 3, 2009
Harvard Prepares for Crucial Test at Georgia Invitational
The Crimson travels to Athens, Ga., to compete at the Georgia Invitational against No. 4 Florida, No. 9 Georgia and Denver.
November 22, 2009
Stanton Finishes Third on Three-Meter Board at Harvard Invitational
Freshman Michael Stanton, fresh off a victory Friday evening on the three-meter board at Columbia, took third in the same event at the Harvard Invitational, held at Blodgett Pool.
November 20, 2009
Harvard Moves to 3-0 in Ivy League Action by Topping Columbia, 167-133
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team used nine victories in individual events, including four by freshmen, to hold off Ivy League rival Columbia, 167-133, Friday evening at Uris Pool.
November 18, 2009
Harvard Ready to Meet Columbia
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team, which boasts a 2-0 record in conference action, travels to New York to compete against Columbia in an Ivy League dual meet Friday, Nov. 20 at 5 p.m.
November 14, 2009
Harvard Sweeps Ivy Rivals Cornell, Dartmouth
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team posted victories in nine events to top Cornell and Dartmouth in the Crimsons first competition of the season against Ivy League opponents Saturday.
November 13, 2009
Harvard Claims Three Events in Opener Against Texas A&M
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team opened its season Friday against Texas A&M in a non-conference dual meet at Blodgett Pool. The Crimson won three events, but fell to the Aggies, 131.5-102.5.
November 11, 2009
Harvard Opens Season by Hosting Texas A&M Friday, Faces Cornell and Dartmouth Saturday in Ithaca
Harvard plays host to Texas A&M Friday morning at Blodgett Pool, before opening the Ivy League portion of its schedule Saturday against Cornell and Dartmouth in Ithaca, N.Y.
October 27, 2009
Men's Swimming and Diving Looks to Achieve Another Successful season in 2009-10
The Crimson is ready to challenge for the top echelon of the Ivy League once again this winter, as the mens swimming and diving team returns 26 members of last years team that finished 8-1 overall and 6-1 in the Ivy League.
August 17, 2009
Harvard Releases Men's Swimming and Diving Schedule for 2009-10 Campaign
Three home meets, a trip to the Georgia Invitational and challenging Ivy League matchups highlight the upcoming 2009-10 schedule for the Harvard mens swimming and diving team.
July 27, 2009
Meyer Races at FINA World Championships
Harvard senior co-captain Alex Meyer recently competed in the 25k open-water swim at the Federation Internationale De Natation (FINA) World Championships in Rome.
July 15, 2009
Tyrrell Tabbed as New Assistant Coach for Men's Swimming and Diving
Former volunteer assistant Kevin Tyrrell has been named the assistant coach of the Harvard mens swimming and diving team, head coach Tim Murphy announced Wednesday.
July 13, 2009
Murphy Helps Team USA Win Swimming Competition at World University Games
Harvard mens swimming & diving head coach Tim Murphy recently served as an assistant coach of Team USA at the 2009 World University Games, and helped the U.S. squad win 26 medals during the weeklong event.
July 7, 2009
Trio of Harvard Swimmers Named CSCAA Scholar-Athlete All-Americans
Former Crimson swimmer Bill Jones 09 has been selected to the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar-Athlete All-America team, while Dan Jones 09 and rising junior Blake Lewkowitz garnered CSCAA Scholar-Athlete honorable mention status.
July 7, 2009
Murphy Serving as Assistant Coach for Team USA at World University Games
Tim Murphy, the head coach for Harvard mens swimming & diving, is serving as an assistant coach with Team USA at the 2009 World University Games July 5-11.
July 1, 2009
Go Time: GoCrimson Redesign Launches July 1
The Harvard University Department of Athletics is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned official athletics' website, GoCrimson.com.
June 30, 2009
Meyer to Compete at FINA World Championships
Rising senior Alex Meyer of the Harvard mens swimming and diving team is one of two U.S. swimmers who will compete in the 25k open-water swim at the Federation Internationale De Natation (FINA) World Championships in Rome July 25.
June 26, 2009
Harvard Announces Men's Swimming and Diving Class of 2013
The Harvard mens swimming and diving team, which finished the 2008-09 season ranked 20th in the Collegiate Swimming Coaches Association of America national poll, will welcome an incoming class of seven student-athletes, head coach Tim Murphy announced today.
June 23, 2009
Bill Jones Earns CoSIDA Academic All-America Status
Former Harvard swimmer Bill Jones has been named to the ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America mens at-large third team, the College Sports Information Directors of America announced this week.