Williams Men's Swimming & Diving
November 21, 2015
Men's Swim & Dive Wins Over Union
Strong showing in back-to-back days for the Ephs.
November 20, 2015
Men's Swimming Wins First Meet Over Springfield
Ephs wins opener 177-98 on the road at Springfield College
November 17, 2015
Men’s Swimming & Diving ’15-’16 Season Outlook
New assistant coaches Dave Dow and Brogan Barr join the Ephs.
July 1, 2015
CSCAA Announces 2015 Scholar All-American Teams; 25 Ephs Recognized
Ephs land 15 First Team honorees and 10 Honorable Mentions
June 30, 2015
Ephs Claim CSSCA Coach, Swimmer Awards and Team Academic Honors
Record 406 Institutions Earn Scholar All-America Honors
June 8, 2015
Jake Tamposi Named Second Team At-Large Academic All-American
Tamposi moved up from Third Team in 2014
May 14, 2015
Jake Tamposi Named to Capital One Academic All District One First Team
Set one NESCAC individual record, 2 relay records + 1 NCAA relay record this season
March 30, 2015
Thad Ricotta, Ben Lin and Megan Pierce Qualify for U.S. Olympic Swim Trials
The Ephs also qualified 3 swimmers for the 2012 Olympic Trials
March 25, 2015
A Look Back at the Eph Men’s Extraordinary Post-Season
After Unbeaten Regular Season Ephs Won 13th Straight NESCAC Title and Finished 3rd at NCAA Championships
March 21, 2015
Ephs Take 3rd in NCAA Championship
Tremendous weekend for the Ephs in Texas
March 20, 2015
Ephmen Back in 3rd After Day 3 of NCAA Championships
Strong relay and individual swims buoy Kuster's squad into final day of Championship
March 19, 2015
Williams in 4th Following Day 2 of NCAA Championship
Ephmen make their mark on relay history and post multiple impressive individual swims
March 18, 2015
Ephmen Hold Strong After Day One of NCAAs
Multiple top-16 finishes move Ephs to third place overall
March 16, 2015
Ephs Head to Texas for NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships
34th consecutive year the Ephs have comepted at NCAAs
February 27, 2015
Diver Rohan Bhatt Qualifies for Nationals on First Day of Regionals
February 25, 2015
Thad Ricotta Named ECAC-New England DIII Swimmer of the Week
Won 200 butterfly and 500 freestyle in consecutive years
February 24, 2015
16 Ephs Earn All-NESCAC Swimming & Diving Honors: Thad Ricotta, Christian Gronbeck & Steve Kuster Win Major Awards
Ephs surpassed 2,000 points in winning 13th straight NESCAC title
February 22, 2015
Ephs Win 13th Consecutive NESCAC Title
Williams men win handily with 2066.5 points
February 21, 2015
Ephs Stay Strong on Day 2 of NESCACs
Williams wins 7 out of 8 events
February 20, 2015
Ephs Open Up 109-Point Lead After Day 1 at NESCAC Championships
Ephs won six of the nine finals
February 18, 2015
Ephs Seeking to Defend NESCAC Title at Middlebury This Weekend
Sr. Christian Gronbeck gunning for 4th straight 1,000 title
January 31, 2015
Postseason Begins for Williams at Middlebury Invitational
The two-day meet is the last competition for some swimmers.
January 24, 2015
After Win at Middlebury, Williams Finishes Season Without A Loss
Dual meet season ends with a win over NESCAC rival.
January 23, 2015
Williams Beats MIT Engineers 155-143
Ephs remain undefeated after beating MIT in a close meet on the road.
January 19, 2015
Christian Gronbeck Named Men's NESCAC Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week & ECAC-New England Co-Swimmer of the Week
Broke Samuelson Pool Record for 1,000 in his final race
January 17, 2015
Williams successful at Wes/Conn Tri-meet after being tested early
After finding themselves down at the first break, Ephs rally against Wes & Conn College.
January 10, 2015
Ephs get convincing win over Amherst
Fast swims on senior night result in a victory for the Ephmen against rival Amherst.
December 6, 2014
Williams Shocks Boston College 149-149 Tie
Strong showing from Ephs against ACC opponent results in tie.
November 24, 2014
Ben Lin Named NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
Lin currently holds three eph backstroke records
November 22, 2014
Ephs Get Second Win Over Union
Two wins in consecutive days for WMS&D
November 21, 2014
Williams Men Win Season Opener versus Springfield
Lin, Gronbeck lead the charge in first dual meet of season.
November 17, 2014
Williams Men 2014-2015 Swimming & Diving Season Outlook
Ephs seek to defend NESCAC title and make noise on national scene
July 14, 2014
Eph Men's Swimming & Diving Earns National Academic Team & Individual Honors
8 on First Team and 3 Honorable Mention; Team boasts 2nd highest GPA
June 3, 2014
Kara Shoemaker & Jake Tamposi Named to Capital One Academic All-America NCAA Division III At-Large Teams
Shoemaker Named to 1st Team & Tamposi 3rd Team
May 16, 2014
Jake Tamposi Named to Capital One Academic All-District I Men's At-Large First Team
Tamposi won the prestigious Elite 89 Award at 2014 NCAA Swimming Championships
March 22, 2014
Ephs move up to 11th place after Day 3 of NCAA Championships
March 21, 2014
Ephs in 13th place after Day 2 of NCAA Championships
March 20, 2014
Jake Tamposi wins NCAA Elite 89 Award
March 19, 2014
Ephs in 9th place at nationals after Day 1
March 19, 2014
24 Ephs head to NCAA Championships
March 1, 2014
Ephmen Well Represented at Regional Meet
March 1, 2014
Bhatt Scores 4th at Regional Meet
Qualifies for NCAAs
February 27, 2014
4 Eph Divers to Compete at NCAA Regionals This Weekend at RPI
Top seven divers advance to NCAA Championships
February 25, 2014
12 Ephs Garner All-NESCAC Honors; Freshman Ben Lin Rookie of the Year
Only one honored Eph will graduate this spring
February 23, 2014
Ephs Win Twelfth Straight Conference Title
Men's swimming wins by 99 points, within final score of 1849
February 22, 2014
Ephs Maintain Solid Lead After Day Two
A strong second-day showing solidifies in-league Eph power
February 21, 2014
Ephs Lead After Day 1 of NESCAC Championship
Defending Champs Pull Ahead
February 18, 2014
Ephs Head to Bowdoin in Search of 12th Straight NESCAC Title; 13th Overall
Only Middlebury (1) & Williams (12) have won the NESCAC title
February 1, 2014
Ephs Begin Championship Season at Midd Invite
Men's swimming turned in a series of strong performances in preparation for NESCAC championships
January 25, 2014
Ephs close out doubleheader with victory over Midd
Men def. Panthers 197-101 during Senior Day meet
January 24, 2014
* TIME CHANGE * for Meet vs. MIT
Start has been moved up to 5:15 PM
January 24, 2014
Ephs upset Engineers in close meet at home
Williams downs M.I.T for first time in regular season
January 18, 2014
Ephs Sweep Connecticut College & Wesleyan to Up Record to 4-2
Ephs are 7-0 vs. Conn College & have won 38 in a row vs. Wesleyan
January 12, 2014
Ephs fall to Lord Jeffs 127-115
Ephs look ahead with new motivation
December 7, 2013
Ephs Fall at Division I Boston College 182-118
Ben Lin and Christian Gronbeck win two events each
November 23, 2013
Williams swims past Union in first home meet
Ephs defeat Dutchmen 205-88.
November 15, 2013
Ephs Win Season Opener at Springfield College 194.5 - 104.5
November 13, 2013
Eph Swim/Dive Teams Participate in 8th Annual Hour of Power
Raising awareness of and funds for sarcoma
November 11, 2013
2013-2014 Men's Swimming & Diving Season Preview
Ephs seek to defend NESCAC title, finish strong at NCAAs
September 14, 2013
The Titans of US Masters Swimming
Hall of Fame inductee Felix Grossman '56 and Secretary of the Board of Trustees of US Masters Swimming Chris Colburn '93
September 13, 2013
Mike Dively '61 Collects International Swimming Honors
Wins 6 gold medals this summer
August 14, 2013
Felix Grossman '56 to be Inducted Into International Swimming Hall of Fame
Grossman will be the second Eph inducted into the International Swimming Hall of Fame
March 24, 2013
Ephmen charge to eighth during final day of Nationals
March 23, 2013
Ephmen surge to 11th at National Championships
March 22, 2013
Ephs improve after Day Two of NCAAs
March 21, 2013
Ephs look ahead after Day One of NCAAs
March 19, 2013
11 Swimmers & 1 Diver Headed to NCAA Championship
Ephs seeking to improve on 8th pace finish last winter
March 2, 2013
Three Divers Earn NCAA Bids
Bhatt 3rd in 1m at Regionals; Murdoch 3rd, Higgins 9th in 3m
February 26, 2013
16 Ephs Named All-NESCAC in Men's Swimming & Diving
Senior Paul Dyrkacz Swimmer of the Meet for third straight year
February 24, 2013
Ephs Earn Eleventh Consecutive Conference Title
Dyrkacz set new conference mark in 200 breast, Bhatt new school record in 3m springboard; strong team showing brings home victory
February 23, 2013
Williams in First Place Following Second Day of NESCACs
Hold 66.5 point lead over archrival Amherst
February 22, 2013
Ephs Battle Hard in First Day of NESCACs
Tamposi, Dyrkacz set school, pool records in opening day of competition
February 4, 2013
Dan Druckman Named NESCAC Men’s Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
Wins 200 backstroke in convincing fashion, setting pool record
February 3, 2013
Ephs Turn in Series of Strong Performances at Midd Invite
Williams looks sharp in final tune-up before NESCAC Championship
January 26, 2013
Williams defeats Middlebury in Final Dual Meet of the Season
Panthers no match for the Ephs, fall 196-102
January 20, 2013
Ephs take down two NESCAC foes in final home meet
Williams defeats Tufts 184-105, Wesleyan 213-61
January 19, 2013
Williams earns win in first meet of doubleheader weekend over Springfield
Pride prove no match for Ephs' depth, fall 189-106
January 12, 2013
Ephs come up short against Engineers
Powerhouse MIT proves too much to handle, drops Williams 162-126.
January 5, 2013
Williams Convincing in Win Over Amherst
Ephs win all but two individual events in 157-86 victory
December 8, 2012
Williams Opens Up NESCAC Slate Against Conn College With 190-98 Win
Ephs display team depth sweeping some events and scoring well in almost all events
December 3, 2012
Paul Dyrkacz Named NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
Wins three individual events at tri-meet vs. Fordham and Boston College
December 1, 2012
Williams defeats Fordham 156-140
Men's Swimming defeated Division I opponent Fordham
November 18, 2012
Ephs Take Down Union for First Win
Williams impressive across all events in victory
September 6, 2012
Ephs' Steve Kuster Named to Sports Illustrated's "Faces in the Crowd"
Marking the first time the Ephs have had "Faces in the Crowd" honorees in consecutive weeks
July 11, 2012
Eph Swimming & Diving Teams Collect Team and Individual Academic Awards From CSCAA
13 Ephs earn individual recognition from CSCAA
July 6, 2012
One Swimming Career and Three Swimming Seasons End at U.S. Olympic Trials
“I thought our three swimmers held their own,” said Eph head coach Steve Kuster.
April 24, 2012
Eph Athletes Excel at Triathlon Nationals
Varsity Ephs on the Swimming & Diving, Nordic Skiing, and Cross Country Teams traveled to Alabama for Collegiate Championships
April 2, 2012
Ephs Now Have 3 Swimmers Headed to 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials This Summer
Head coach Steve Kuster has had four Eph swimmers qualify for the U.S. Olympic Trials
March 24, 2012
Eph Men Finish 8th at NCAA Championships
Dyrkacz second in 200 breaststroke
March 23, 2012
Ephs 8th After Day Three at NCAA Championships
Ephs will seek to hold on to top 10 spot tomorrow on final day of the championships
March 22, 2012
Paul Dyrkacz repeats as NCAA 400 IM champion
Took the lead in back half of breaststroke
March 21, 2012
Paul Dyrkacz’s 2nd in 200 IM Paces Eph Men at NCAA Div. III Swim Championships
Ephs in 7th after first of four days of competition
March 19, 2012
Eph Men Looking for top 10 Finish at NCAA Swim/Dive Championships
Junior Paul Dyrkacz defending champ in 200 & 400 IMs
February 28, 2012
Ephs Tops in All-NESCAC Swim Team Honors With 16; Kuster Coach of the Year
Representative of the total team effort needed to win the NESCAC title 16 Ephs earned All-NESCAC recognition
February 26, 2012
Williams Wins NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Championshps
Paul Dyrkacz named Swimmer of the Meet, Steve Kuster named Coach of the Meet; Johann Schmidt named Diver of the Meet, Brad Snodgrass named Diving Coach of the Meet
February 26, 2012
Williams Highlights: NESCAC Swimming and Diving Day Three
Ephs come from behind for victory over Amherst; Dyrkacz named swimmer of the meet, Long named 4 year high point diver
February 25, 2012
Williams Leads NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Championshps After Second Day by 52.5 Points
Williams used three individual wins and a win in the 800 Freestyle Relay to increase its lead to 52.5 points over Amherst after the second day of competition in the three-day event.
February 25, 2012
Williams Highlights: NESCAC Swimming and Diving Day Two
Ephs push their lead to 52.5 points over archrival Amherst; Capture three individual titles, one relay title
February 24, 2012
Williams Leads NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Championshps After First Day
Ephs open up 17.5 point lead over Amherst; Six pool records, one conference record set on day one of competition
February 24, 2012
Williams Highlights: Men's NESCAC Swimming and Diving Day One
Ephs win two relay titles, 1 individual title on first day of competition; McElroy sets school record in 50 Breast
February 21, 2012
Ephs Set to Host NESCAC Swim/Dive Championships Friday - Sunday
Williams has won 10 of the previous NESCAC titles, including the last 9 in a row
February 4, 2012
Ephs Compete Hard at Midd Invite
Williams Tweaks Lineup in Final Tune-up Before NESCAC Championship
January 21, 2012
Williams Defeats Springfield 202-95
Multiple event wins by juniors Taylor, Dyrkacz, and Corbett catapult Ephs to victory
January 16, 2012
The Chandler Athletic Center is 25 Years Young, But Already Home to a Lot of History
The Chandler Athletic Center was named in honor of John Wesley Chandler, 12th President of Williams College
January 16, 2012
Sophomore McKenzie Murdoch Named NESCAC Women’s Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
Murdoch owns top scores this season on both 1-meter and 3-meter boards this season
January 14, 2012
Ephs Bounce Back With Wins Against Wesleyan and Tufts
Youth is key as Williams First Years lead the way in both victories
January 11, 2012
Todhunter & Vieth Sweep College swimming.com Swimmer of the Week Honors
Both notch pool records at Amherst and NCAA qualifying time
January 9, 2012
Tom Vieth Named NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Performer of the week
Wn all three races he entered on Saturday at Amherst
January 7, 2012
Williams Falls to Amherst
Vieth and Dyrkacz set two new Pratt Pool records as Ephs succumb 98-145.
December 12, 2011
John Armstrong Named NESCAC Men's Swimming Performer of the Week
Armstrong won both distance free events on the day
December 10, 2011
Williams Defeats Conn for First Conference Win
Ephs run away from Camels for 192-100 victory
December 3, 2011
Williams splits tri-meet against Boston College and Fordham
Williams splits tri-meet against Boston College and Fordham
November 19, 2011
Williams Earns Victory over Union 227-73
Ephs take down Dutchmen 227-73
November 8, 2011
Swimmers Raise Money for Sarcoma Research
The men's and women's swimming teams swam for Sarcoma Research Tuesday night, helping raise $400.
November 3, 2011
Swimmers Participate in 2011 Ted Mullin Hour of Power Relay
The men's and women's swimming teams will raise awareness of sarcoma at Muir-Samuelson Pool November 19.
August 10, 2011
Rich Bernstein '67 US Masters Long Course 1500m Freestyle Champion
Rich Bernstein proves, yet again, that it is hard for Eph swimmers to give up the water.
July 20, 2011
Ephs Earn National Team and Individual CSCAA Academic Honors
Three Eph men and three Eph women and both teams honored
July 18, 2011
Paul Dyrkacz '13 Qualifies for U.S. Olympic Trials in 200-Meter Breaststroke
This past weekend in Middletown, CT on the campus of Little Three rival Wesleyan University Dyrkacz became the first Williams male in head coach Steve Kuster’s 12-year tenure to qualify for the U.S. Olympic Trials.
March 29, 2011
Soph. Paul Dyrkacz wins 2 individual NCAA titles and is profiled on masslive.com
Soph. Paul Dyrkacz (Wilbraham, MA) profiled on masslive.com after winning two individudal NCAA titles at the Div. III Swimming & Diving Championships at the University of Tennessee.
March 2, 2011
Paul Dyrkacz Named CollegeSwimming.com Men’s National Swimmer of the Week in NCAA Div. III by CollegeSwimming.com
Paul Dyrkacz's outstanding performance at the NESCAC Championships has received national recognition.
March 1, 2011
11 Ephs All-NESCAC Swim/Dive; Paul Dyrkacz Swimmer of Meet; Steve Kuster Coach of Year/Quotes from Kuster
Despite winning the previous eight NESCAC titles the Ephs were not favored to win a 9th in a row and yet somehow they did
February 27, 2011
Ephs hold off late Amherst challenge to win 9th consecutive NESCAC title
Paul Dyrkacz, Swimmer of the Meet, led the Ephs to a 9th consecutive NESCAC title.
February 26, 2011
Ephs will take 103-point lead into final night after wins by Soderstrom & Dyrkacz
The Williams College Ephs will take a 103-point lead into the final day of competition tomorrow in the 2011 NESCAC Swimming & Diving Championships thanks to wins by Martin Soderstrom and Paul Dyrkacz.
February 26, 2011
Ephs post 117-point lead after Day 1 at NESCAC Championships
In search of their 9th consecutive NESCAC title Steve Kuster's Ephs have opened up a 117-point lead on second place Amherst after the first day of the NESCAC Championships at Bowdoin.
February 24, 2011
Ephs head to Bowdoin in search of 9th straight NESCAC title
It will take a total team effort for the Ephs to leave Maine with thier 9th straight NESCAC title and 10th overall.
February 6, 2011
Ephs dominate competition at Middlebury Invite
Team now looks ahead to NESCAC Championships
January 29, 2011
Williams takes deserved Victory over NESCAC Foe
Host Middlebury no match as Ephs swim to 176-121 win
January 22, 2011
Ephs Take Victory in Final Home Dual Meet
Springfield proves no match as Williams claims 181-108 victory
January 15, 2011
Williams Defeats Tufts, Wesleyan in tri meet
Ephs bounce back from setback against Amherst, move to 3-1 in NESCAC
January 11, 2011
Paul Dyrkacz named NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week
Eph sophomore Paul Dyrkacz named NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Performer of the Week.
January 8, 2011
Williams Shows Class in Narrow Loss
Surprising Amherst depth deals Ephs an early season setback
January 5, 2011
Williams vs. Amherst Times 5 This Weekend
Archrivals Williams and Amherst will meet in five athletic competitions this weekend with three in Amherst and two in Williamstown. All-time the Ephs lead the series in all fiveof the events: men's ice hockey, men's and women's swimming & diving, men's basketball and women's basketball.
December 11, 2010
Ephs Swim to 1st Conference Win
Ferocious Depth Drives Williams Victory Over Conn, 205-135
December 6, 2010
Paul Dyrkacz named NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving performer of the Week
Defending NESCAC 200 breaststroke champion Paul Dyrkacz defeated a field of Div. I swimmers in a tri-meet at Boston College.
December 4, 2010
Mens Swimming and Diving Comes up Just Short
Drop tri meet to Division I Foes Boston College and Fordham University
November 20, 2010
Ephs look to seniors class to lead the way in 2010-11
November 20, 2010
Ephmen Take Home Win in Season Opener
Williams Swimmers defeat host Union 179.5-103.5
June 24, 2010
Bob Ryan salutes Ephs on "Around the Horn."
May 6, 2010
Angry Fish turn happy in Tampa charity swim event
Three decades of Williams swimming came together to compete and raise money for USA Swimming's Make a Splash Foundation.
March 21, 2010
Ephs finish 9th at nationals; Wampler 2nd in 100 Free
MINNEAPOLIS, MN. -- Sophomore Ben Wampler placed second in the 100 free with a time of 44.41 seconds Saturday night, helping the Williams College men's swimming & diving team to a 9th-place finish at the 2010 NCAA Div. III Championships.
March 19, 2010
Ephs remain in contention for Top 10 finish at nationals
MINNEAPOLIS, MN. A strong sixth-place finish by the 800 free relay Friday has left the Williams College men's swimming and diving team in contention for a top 10 finish after the third day of the 2010 NCAA Div. III Swimming & Diving Championships.
March 18, 2010
Ephs Advance to 9th Place on NCAA Day Two
MINNEAPOLIS, MN On day two of the 2010 NCAA Div. III Swimming and Diving championship, the Williams College swimming & diving team earned enough points to earn 9th place above their 12th place finish on day one.
March 17, 2010
W-A-T-C-H the Ephs: NCAA M/W Swimming & Diving and Men's Basketball 3/17-20
The Ephs are competing in the NCAA Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving Championships 3/17 - 20 and at the Men's Basketball Final Four 3/19 and 20
March 15, 2010
Eph Men aim for top 15 finish at NCAA Swim/Dive Championships
The Ephs will send nine competitors to the 2009-10 NCAA Swim/Dive Championships this weekend in Minneapolis in their quest to finish in the top 15.
March 4, 2010
14 Ephs earn All-NESCAC honors in Swimming & Diving
Steve Kuster's Williams men's swimming & diving team won its 8th straight NESCAC title and 13 of the 14 All-NESCAC performers for Williams will return next season.
February 28, 2010
Ephs Earn 9th NESCAC Title, 2010 NESCAC Champs
WILLIAMSTOWN, MA The Williams College Ephs earned 1937.5 total points to win the 2010 NESCAC Mens Swimming & Diving Championship, their 9th NESCAC title. Their closest competitor was Tufts with 1452.5 points.
February 27, 2010
Ephs Keep Their Lead on Day Two >>> W-A-T-C-H Sunday's Finals Here
WILLIAMSTOWN, MA The Williams College swimming & diving team continues to hold onto its lead after day two of the 2010 NESCAC Mens Swimming & Diving Championship. The Ephs now have 1355.5 points, followed by Tufts (1027), Amherst (993), Middlebury (708.5), and Connecticut College (549.5).
February 26, 2010
Ephs Lead After NESCAC Day One
WILLIAMSTOWN, MA Williams leads after day one of the 2010 NESCAC Mens Swimming & Diving Championship hosted at Williams College. The Ephs earned 740 points today, followed by Tufts (526), Amherst (484), Middlebury (340), and Connecticut College (316). The competition will resume tomorrow, February 27, 2010 with trials at 10AM.
February 22, 2010
W-A-T-C-H the Ephs on the Internet Feb. 26-28
This weekend you can watch the Ephs compete in NESCAC Men's Basketball Tournament and in the NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Championships on the Internet.
February 6, 2010
Ephs Take On Middlebury and UVM at Middlebury Invite
MIDDLEBURY, VT The Williams College swimming and diving team (7-2) ended the 2010 regular season this weekend with a trip to Vermont for the Middlebury College Invitational. The Ephs participated in several events against host Middlebury and the University of Vermont as they gear up for NESCAC's in the coming weeks.
January 30, 2010
Eph Men Sink Middlebury 175-122
The Ephs closed out their dual meet portion of their schedule undefeated versus Division III teams by downing Middlebury this afternoon.
January 26, 2010
WATCH and Hear the Ephs on the Web 1/29 thru 1/31
January 23, 2010
Williams Defeats Springfield
The Williams men's swimming and diving team defeated Springfield College 172 to 119.
January 19, 2010
Williams Men Cruise Past Union
The men's swimming and diving team won 186.5 to 109.5 against Union College.
January 17, 2010
W-A-T-C-H & Hear the Ephs Jan. 18 - 23
Men's and Women's Basketball, Men's and Women's Ice Hockey, Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving will all have contests on the Internet this week.
January 16, 2010
Ephs earn 2010 Little Three Championship
The Williams men and women's swimming and diving teams soundly defeated Tufts and Little Three rival Wesleyan today,
January 9, 2010
Eph Swimmers Win Joust With Amherst 125-118
AMHERST, MA The Williams College mens swimming and diving team defeated the Amherst College Lord Jeffs with a score of 125-118. The mens victory rounded out a very positive day for the Ephs, as the womens team swam to a 207-91 victory over Amherst earlier in the day.
December 12, 2009
Ephs Defeat Conn College
WILLIAMSTOWN, MA Both the Williams College men and womens swimming and diving teams cruised past Connecticut College in their first home contest of the season. The Eph men earned 211 over the Camels 118, while the Eph women earned 227 points against the Camels 102.
December 5, 2009
Swimming & Diving fall to Fordham M: 209-88, W:182-99; Women Beat BC 170-111, Men lose to BC 214-86
Bronx, NY In their first meet of the regular season, both the men and women of the Williams College swimming and diving team fell to Fordham University (209-88, 182-99 respectively). The Ephs walked away with individual victories in four of the 32 total events, and earned seven 2nd place honors.
March 21, 2009
Ephwomen 4th, Ephmen 21st at NCAAs
The Williams College swimming and diving program concluded their 2008-2009 season as the NESCAC champion Ephwomen and Ephmen sat 4th and 21st respectively at the NCAA Division III National Championships
March 20, 2009
Ephwomen 4th, Ephmen 19th after Day 3 of NCAAs
The Williams College swimming and diving program claimed another individual event national championship on Friday, as the Ephwomen and Ephmen sit 4th and 19th respectively in the overall standings at the NCAA Division III National Championships.
March 19, 2009
Ephwomen fourth, Ephmen 20th, after Day 2 of NCAAs
After Day 2 of the NCAA Division III National Championships, the Ephwomen and Ephmen represented the Williams College swimming and diving program by sitting 4th and 20th respectively in the overall standings
March 18, 2009
Eph swimmers head to NCAAs
WILLIAMSTOWN, MA Williams College is sending 15 student-athletes to the 2009 NCAA Division III Mens and Womens Swimming and Diving Championships, which will be held at the University of Minnesotas University Aquatic Center in Minneapolis.
March 18, 2009
Eph women 4th, men 23rd after Day 1 at NCAA championships
MINNEAPOLIS, MN. An impressive showing in the womens 200 IM led Williams College to a fourth place standing after the first day of the 2009 NCAA Div. III Swimming & Diving championships being held at the University of Minnesotas University Aquatic Center in Minneapolis.
March 4, 2009
Bonewell, Scott & Kuster earn top NESCAC awards/11 Ephs All-NESCAC
(l. to r.): Steve Kuster, Dave Wilkinson, Mary Ellen Clark, Norman Scott, Kai Robinson & Tyler Bonewell
March 1, 2009
Ephmen claim seventh consecutive NESCAC title
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team was successful in extending one of the most impressive streaks in recent Eph athletic history with their seventh consecutive NESCAC title
February 28, 2009
Ephmen atop the leaderboard after Day 2 of NESCACs
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team rebounded from a 66 point deficit after Day 1 of the NESCAC championships to take a 52.5 point advantage over Tufts University going into Sunday's final day
February 27, 2009
Ephmen second after Day 1 of NESCACs
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team ended Day 1 of the NESCAC championships 66 points behind first place Tufts University. The Ephs, winners of six consecutive league titles, won two individual event championships on the day.
February 7, 2009
Ephmen conclude action at the MIT Invitational
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team concluded action at the MIT Invitational on Saturday afternoon
February 6, 2009
Ephmen compete at MIT Invitational
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team competed at the MIT Invitational on Friday night
January 31, 2009
Ephmen top Middlebury, win fourth straight
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team (6-3) won ten events en route to an important victory against NESCAC rival Middlebury Saturday afternoon, 163-134
January 24, 2009
Ephmen top Springfield on Senior Day
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team (5-3) won its third consecutive dual meet Saturday afternoon as they defeated Springfield 188-110
January 17, 2009
Ephs defeat Wesleyan and Tufts
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (4-3) placed first today in a joint match against Wesleyan (208-79) and Tufts (161.5-138.5).
January 10, 2009
Men's Swimming and Diving Falls to Amherst, 133-108
The Williams College swimming and diving team was defeated by Amherst today, 133-108. The Ephs (2-3) were not able to sustain against a stronger Amherst team.
January 3, 2009
Ephs take down Union College, 171-125
SCHENECTADY, NY The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (2-0) defeated Union College (1-1) in the teams first meet of 2009. The Ephs posted solid numbers to topple the Dutchmen 171-125.
December 25, 2008
Swimming Ephs in the spirit of the season at International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale
Th Williams men's and women's swimming teams got into the spirit of the season at their training trip to the International Swimming Hall of Hall in Fort Lauderdale just before the Christmas holiday.
December 6, 2008
Ephmen fall to Boston College, Fordham
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team (1-2) snapped a 16 dual-meet winning streak that had dated back to 2006 on Saturday afternoon with defeats to Division 1 opponents Boston College and Fordham.
November 15, 2008
Ephs Defeat Connecticut College in Season Opener
The Williams College swimming and diving team (1-0) kicked off the 2008-2009 season with a 166-112 win over the Connecticut College Camels. The defending champions pushed past their NESCAC rivals despite being short a few swimmers.
March 22, 2008
Ephs finish 5th nationally
OXFORD, OH. -- Another strong day in the pool allowed the Williams College men's swimming and diving team to place fifth at the 2008 NCAA Div. III Men's Swimming & Diving Championships taking place on the campus of Miami of Ohio University.
March 21, 2008
Ephs move into 5th place at NCAAs
OXFORD, OH. -- A full day of top eight finishes allowed the Williams College men's swimming & diving team to jump four spots from ninth place to fifth after the second day of the 2008 NCAA Div. III Men's Swimming & Diving Championships on the campus of Miami of Ohio University.
March 20, 2008
Ephs 9th after first day of NCAAs
OXFORD, OH. -- A sixth-place finish from senior Chris Millen in the 200 IM Thursday helped the Williams College men's swimming & diving team secure 9th place after the first day of the 2008 NCAA Div. III Swimming & Diving Championships on the campus of Miami of Ohio University.
March 5, 2008
13 Ephs All-NESCAC; Bonewell Swimmer of the Meet
13 members of the Williams Mens Swimming and Diving Team earned All-NESCAC honors by finishing in the top three of their respective events.
March 2, 2008
Ephs Win Sixth Straight NESCAC Title; Tyler Bonewell Swimmer of the Meet
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team capped off an impressive three-day run with their sixth consecutive NESCAC championship. The Ephs grabbed four event championships and finished with a 371 point advantage over second place Tufts.
March 1, 2008
Ephmen extend lead at NESCACs
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team extended their lead on Day 2 of the NESCAC championships as they attempt to win their sixth consecutive league title.
February 29, 2008
Ephmen jump out to early lead at NESCACs
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (8-0) went into Fridays NESCAC championships looking to win their 6th consecutive league title. They concluded Day 1 action with four event conference championships and a 51.5 lead over Tufts.
February 28, 2008
Ephs in search of 6th straight NESCAC title this weekend
Steve Kuster's Ephs head north to Middlebury [VT] College this weekend in search of a record sixth straight NESCAC Mens Swimming and Diving Championship.
February 9, 2008
Ephmen complete action at the Middlebury Invitational
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (8-0) competed in the final day of the Middlebury Invitational Saturday afternoon.
February 8, 2008
Ephmen compete at Middlebury Invitational
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (8-0) competed in the Middlebury Invitational Friday night. Day 1 action saw the Ephs grab two third place finishes and a second place finish.
February 2, 2008
15 Strong: Ephmen extend winning streak to 15 with Senior Day win
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (8-0) won 15 events Saturday en route to their 15th consecutive dual meet victory. The win, a 208-86 affair against NESCAC rival Middlebury, was the final step in securing an undefeated season for the Ephs.
January 26, 2008
Ephmen defeat Springfield to extend dual meet win streak to 14
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (7-0) continued its regular season dominance with twelve event victories en route to a 192-106 victory over Springfield.
January 19, 2008
Ephmen stay undefeated, pull off NESCAC sweep
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (6-0) won ten events en route to a NESCAC sweep over Wesleyan, 198-99, and Tufts, 189-111.
January 12, 2008
Ephmen down rival Amherst
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (4-0) won nine events en route to a 144-97 victory over Little 3 rival Amherst.
January 5, 2008
Ephmen down Union
The Williams College men swimming and diving team (3-0) won 14 events en route to a 208-80 victory over Union College.
December 5, 2007
Profile of Eph Swimming - A Tradition of Excellence - in Swimming World Magazine and online
The December issue of Swimming World Magazine and www.swimmingworldmagazine.com contain an in-depth profile of Williams swimming, featuring head coach Steve Kuster and the training techniques he uses to develop the Eph men and women swimmers.
December 2, 2007
Ephmen down Boston College
The Williams College mens swimming and diving (2-0) defeated Division 1 Boston College 181-115. This marks the second consecutive year that the Ephs defeated the Eagles.
December 1, 2007
Ephs compete at Nutmeg Invitational
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team competed in the second session of the Nutmeg Invitational hosted by Yale and posted an event victory and two third place finishes.
November 18, 2007
Ephs defeat Conn. College in season opener
The Williams College mens swimming and diving team (1-0) won 12 events en route to 184-90 victory over NESCAC rival Conn. College.
November 16, 2007
2007-2008 Men's Swimming and Diving Season Outlook
The Williams College men's swimming and diving team enters 2007-2008 with optimism and enthusiasm, after finishing fourth at nationals and winning their fifth straight NESCAC title.
September 6, 2007
Alex Wentworth-Ping & Chris Millen profiled on Swimming World magazine website
Senior Alex Wentworth-Ping, a national caliber competitor in the butterfly, who took to competitive swimming late and senior Chris Millen who transferred to Williams last year from the University of Florida were profiled on the Swimming World magazine website on consecutive days. Millen specializes in the 200 IM and 400 IM.
Ephs 12th after Day 1 of NCAA Championships
MINNEAPOLIS, MN -- Thanks to strong performances by sophomore Ben Wampler and junior Gary Roberson, the Williams College men's swimming and diving team finds itself in 12th place after the first day of events at the 2010 NCAA Div. III Swimming and Diving Championships.