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Ekberg breaks school record at Nationals

Madison Williams March 24, 2019

For the first time in 33 years, an Augustana swimmer, senior Jared Ekberg, competed at the National Division III Championship in Greensboro, North Carolina on March 21 through 23. Ekberg finished 21st...

(Center) Marissa Jaskae swims a 50 of freestyle, on Tuesday, Nov. 27. Photo by Emma Gannaway.

Swimming teams off to strong start

Clint Ugolini November 29, 2018

Augustana's swimming teams are off to a great start this year, with the women's record at 4-0, and the men's record at 3-1. Both squads are coming off wins against Monmouth earlier this month, on top of...

Sophomore Connor Bullard swims backstroke at practice to train for the teams meet against Wheaton on February 3. Photo by Tony Dzik.

Men’s and women’s swimming prepares for conference championships

Madison Williams January 31, 2018

With the conference championships coming up in a few short weeks, the Augustana men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams have been mentally and physically preparing themselves for their end of the...

Quinn Landoch (20) swims freestyle during one of Mondays sets. Photo by Kevin Donovan

Vikings Look to Continue Success at Wheaton Invite

December 7, 2017

After starting the season 4 and 0, the Augustana Men’s and Women’s Swimming team looks to continue their success this upcoming weekend when they participate in the Wheaton Invite. When asking men’s...

Sophomore Bryan Haage swims at last weeks practice. His relay would set the meet record in the 400 free relay at Grinnell the week before. Photo by Kevin Donovan.

Men’s swimming breaks record

February 2, 2017

.21 seconds doesn’t seem like much, but in men’s swimming it make all the difference in earning a meet record as the men’s swimming broke a nine year old Grinnell Invitational meet record. Going...

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