2013-14 Men's Swimming News

July 18, 2014
Four UMW Swimmers Named to CSCAA Academic All-America Squad
University of Mary Washington swimmers Sean Mayer, Kristen Callahan, Abby Cox, and Hannah Hagy have been named to the College Swimming Coaches Association of America's Academic All-America teams.

April 24, 2014
Baker, Anderson, and Riester Named 2013-14 UMW Athletes of the Year
Senior field hockey player Caitlin Baker, junior swimmer Alex Anderson, and senior basketball player Bradley Riester have been named as the 2013-14 Athletes of the Year at the University of Mary Washington, as announced Thursday night.

March 22, 2014
UMW's Alex Anderson Named Swimmer of the Meet at NCAA Division III Championships
On the heels of claiming a new NCAA record, two national championships, and a second place finish in his three events, University of Mary Washington junior Alex Anderson claimed another prize on Saturday - Swimmer of the Meet at the NCAA Division III National Championships.

March 21, 2014
PHOTO FINISH: Anderson Wins the 200 Fly by a Finger Tip for His Second Championship of the Week
Junior Alex Anderson won his second individual championship this week, and his third overall in the 200 fly on Friday. Anderson won by just 2/100ths over Redlands Jeff Depew.

March 20, 2014
TWICE AS NICE: Alex Anderson Wins the 400 IM National Championship, Breaking His Record He Set a Year Ago
Junior Alex Anderson won his second individual national championship in the 400 IM on Thursday. Anderson broke the national record in the event, which he set last year, after leading throughout the race.

March 19, 2014
Anderson Shines on Day One of NCAA Championships
Junior Alex Anderson placed second in the 200 IM on day one. Anderson finished less than a second behind first place.

March 18, 2014
Anderson Named CAC Co-Swimmer of the Year; Several Eagles Earn All-CAC Honors
The UMW men's swim team won 15 of 18 events at the CAC Championships this past February. Alex Anderson qualified and will compete in the NCAA Championships this week.

February 27, 2014
Three UMW Swimmers Qualify for NCAA Championships
Alex Anderson, Amber Kerico, and Jessica Singer will all be headed to Indianapolis for the 2014 NCAA Division III Swim Championships. The event runs from March 19-22.

February 23, 2014
Back to Back: UMW Men's Swimming Repeats as CAC Champions
The University of Mary Washington men's swim team repeated as CAC Champions after the final day of the event. UMW finished with 937 points, over 300 more than second place St. Mary's.

February 22, 2014
Eagles Have Record Breaking Day at CAC Championships
The University of Mary Washington men's swim team had another big day at the CAC Championships. The Eagles maintained their first place standing, increasing their lead with 634 points. The Eagles will finish the event tomorrow.

February 21, 2014
CAC Championships Kick Off Tonight at St. Mary's
The University of Mary Washington men's and women's swim teams will compete this weekend at the CAC Championships, held by St. Mary's (Md.). Fans can catch all the finals by watching online, or following the live results.

February 21, 2014
UMW Races Past Field on First Day of CAC Championships
The University of Mary Washington men's swim team leads after day one of the CAC Championships with 267 points, a full 121 ahead of second place York. The Eagles won every event on day one.

February 2, 2014
Mary Washington Picks Up Two CAC Wins on Final Day of Regular Season
The University of Mary Washington men's swim team picked up two CAC wins on the final day of the regular season over host Marymount and Frostburg State. The Eagles defeated the Saints 117-65, and the Bobcats 130-51 on Saturday. UMW moves to 8-3, 5-0 CAC on the year.

January 31, 2014
Eagles Fall to Johns Hopkins, 154-49, on Friday
Mary Washington fell on Friday to Johns Hopkins, 154-49. The Blue Jays won every event on the day, sweeping the Eagles in some events. The loss moves the Eagles to 6-3 overall.

January 25, 2014
Eagles Fall to Gettysburg, 162-99, on Saturday
The University of Mary Washington men's swimming team suffered their second loss of the year to the Bullets, 162-99, on Saturday. Gettysburg won majority of the races on their way to the win. The Eagles fall to 6-2 on the year.

January 18, 2014
UMW Races Past St. Mary's (Md.), 126-78, on Senior Day
The University of Mary Washington men’s swim team defeated St. Mary’s (Md.) 126-78 on Saturday afternoon. The Eagles won both relays and six individual races to take the victory. The win moves the Eagles to 6-1, 3-0 in CAC play this year.

January 14, 2014
Anderson Earns CAC Swimmer of the Week Honors For Second Straight Week
Junior Alex Anderson earned CAC Swimmer of the Week honors for the third time this year. This is the second week in a row he has earned the honor.

January 11, 2014
Men's Swimming Cruises Past Salisbury, 159-46, on Saturday
The UMW men's swimming team picked up another CAC victory over Salisbury on Saturday. The win moves the Eagles to 5-1, 2-0 CAC on the year.

November 26, 2013
UMW's Anderson Named CAC Men's Swimmer of the Week
Junior Alex Anderson was named as the Capital Athletic Conference men's swimmer of the week after a standout weekend at the Gettysburg Invitational.

November 23, 2013
Men's Swimming Ends Gettysburg Invitational on High Note
The UMW men's swim team completed the final day of the Gettysburg Invitational in third place behind Johns Hopkins (1098) and Gettysburg (953) with 723 points.

November 22, 2013
Eagles Have Impressive Day at Gettysburg Invitational
The UMW men's swim team was impressive on day one of the Gettysburg Invitational. Alex Anderson picked up another individual win on the day. The final day of competition is tomorrow from Gettysburg.

November 16, 2013
Eagle Men Have Strong Showing at Howard on Saturday
The UMW men's swim team competed against Howard on Saturday. The Eagles move to 4-1 on the year.

November 12, 2013
Gimple Earns CAC Player of the Week Honors
Freshman Tyler Gimple raced his way to winning CAC Swimmer of the Week, after he won two races against Randolph-Macon this week.

November 9, 2013
Men's Swimming Downs Randolph-Macon, 133-72
The UMW men's swimming team defeated the Yellow Jackets on Saturday from the Goolrick Pool. The win moves the Eagles to 3-1, 1-0 CAC on the year.

November 1, 2013
Men's Swimming Races Past York (Pa.), 186-76
The UMW men's swimming team defeated York (Pa.) to improve to 2-1, 1-0 CAC on the year. The Eagles won all but two events on the night.

October 29, 2013
Alex Anderson Named National Swimmer of the Week by Councilman-Hunsaker/collegeswimming.com
Alex Anderson (Vienna, VA) is the men's Division III Counsilman-Hunsaker swimmer of the week for CollegeSwimming.com. Anderson, the reigning NCAA Champion and record holder in the 400 IM paced the University of Mary Washington against Washington and Lee with two individual victories in the 100 fly (49.74), the 200 fly (1:51.86), as well as a second place finish in the 200 medley swimming the breaststroke leg (26.52/1:36.29) and leading of the winning 400 free relay (46.78/3:13.28).

October 18, 2013
Men's Swimming Races Past Washington & Lee, 167-94
The UMW men's swimming team defeated Washington & Lee on Friday night. The Eagles were paced by junior Alex Anderson.

October 12, 2013
Men's Swimming Opens Dual Meet Season at William and Mary
The UMW men's swimming team opened their dual meet season at William and Mary on Saturday.

October 4, 2013
Men's Swimming Opens at Potomac Relays on Friday
The Mary Washington men's swimming team opened up the 2013-14 season at the Potomac Relays on Friday from Washington, D.C.

September 17, 2013
David Rojas Named Assistant Swimming Coach at UMW
David Rojas has been named assistant swimming coach at UMW.

August 14, 2013
UMW Sports Information Wins NCAA Award for Feature on National Champion Swimmer Alex Anderson
The NCAA Division III staff is collaborating with the Division III College Sports Information Directors of America (D3SIDA) to recognize outstanding work by sports information offices to portray the division’s model of intercollegiate athletics.

July 10, 2013
UMW Swimming Head Coach Abby Brethauer Announces 2013-14 Newcomers
UMW head swimming coach has announced a group 14 newcomers to the program for the 2013-14 season, which will provide depth in the quest for the teams' return to the NCAA Championships next Spring.