Tag Archives: swimming

LU Teams of the Week: Lawrence Women’s Swimming

Photo by Emei Thompson   This week I got the pleasure to talk with the Women’s Swim Team captains—seniors Danielle Millin, Rebecca Schachtman and Paige Witter. The swim team recently took the third place in the Private College Championship. During that meet, Millin won the 200-yard backstroke in a time of 2:18.72 and Witter won

LU Teams of the Week: Lawrence Men’s Swimming

Photo by Emei Thompson   This week I interviewed one of the men’s swim captains, junior Travis Charlow. Last week, the Men’s Swim Team was named Scholar All-American by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America for their combined 3.01 GPA. Arianna Cohen: Both the Men’s and Women’s Swim Teams were just named

Swimming faces Lake Forest

This previous weekend, the Lawrence University Swim Team travelled down to Lake Forest, Illinois to compete in the Lake Forest College Triangular against Lake Forest College and the University of Wisconsin at Whitewater. Despite the defeat in the triangular, there were several notable performances throughout the events on both the men’s and women’s side for

Vikings of the Week: Paige Witter (Swimming)

Photo by Emei Thompson This week I had the pleasure of sitting down with swimming standout and senior captain Paige Witter. Witter was recently named Midwest Conference Swimmer of the Week. She was among the top finishers at the All-Wisconsin Showcase. Witter grabbed 10th place in the 200-yard butterfly, took 19th in the 100-yard butterfly,

Female Athlete of the Winter: Hayley Cardinal (Swimming)

This week, I sat down with senior Hayley Cardinal, a captain and standout swimmer on the Lawrence University Women’s Swim team. This past weekend, Cardinal competed in her final Midwest Conference Championships, capping off another stellar season in her Lawrence career by swimming to the title in the 200-yard butterfly in 2:24:13, the 100-yard breaststroke

Freshman Sportlight: Lizzy Garcia (Swimming)

Freshman Lizzy Garcia on the Lawrence University Women’s Swimming team has been nothing short of impressive this season. Joining forces with the talented trio of junior Paige Witter, seniors Hayley Cardinal and Emily Flack, Garcia has consistently placed in the top two with her 200 medley relay team. Garcia has had an impressive individual showing