WILLIAMSTOWN, MA – Steve Kuster's Williams College women's swimming diving team will travel to Middletown, Conn. and the campus of Wesleyan University Thursday in search of its sixth consecutive NESCAC title and 18th in the 19-year history of the championship. The NESCAC Championship runs from Thursday through Sunday.
The Ephs won the 2018 title with 1,971 points. Amherst finished second with 1,615 points and Connecticut College was third with 1,060.5 points.
The 2019 NESCAC Championship will begin Thursday evening at 7:00 PM with the finals of the 800 freestyle relay being the lone event to be contested. Tufts owns the top time this season in the event (7:36.47), the Ephs are second (7:37.03), while Amherst is third (7:41.17).
Friday through Sunday the morning preliminary swims will begin at 10:00 AM. Finals Friday night will begin at 6:00 PM, Saturday at 5:50 PM, and Sunday at 5:30 PM.