2013-14 Women's Swimming News

March 22, 2014
UMW Swimming Closes Season on Final Day of NCAA Championships; Singer Gains All-America Honors
The University of Mary Washington women's swim team concluded its season today at the final day of the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships. Seniors Amber Kerico and Jessica Singer each swam their final races in the 200 breast and 1650 free respectively.

March 21, 2014
Kerico Competes in Day Three of NCAA Championships
Amber Kerico was the lone Eagle swimmer on the women's side on Friday. Amber competed in the 100 breast on day three.

March 20, 2014
Eagles Conclude Day Two in Indianapolis
The University of Mary Washington Eagles compete in the second day of the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships, with both Jessica Singer and Amber Kerico competing on Thursday.

March 19, 2014
UMW Completes Day One at NCAA Championships
Jessica Singer was the lone Eagle to compete for the women on the day. Singer competed in the 500 free on day one, from the IU Natatorium on the campus of IUPUI.

March 18, 2014
Women's Swimming Has Several Earn All-CAC Honors
The University of Mary Washington women's swimming team swept all the first team All-CAC honors for the first time in conference history. The Eagles also took all but three of the second team spots, as they won every event at the CAC Championships this past February.

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
Repeat Offenders: UMW Women's Swimming Wins the CAC Championships on Sunday
The UMW women's swim team won the CAC Championships on Sunday, scoring over 1000 points for the second consecutive year.

February 22, 2014
UMW Continues Dominance at CAC Championships
The UMW women's swim team continued their strong showing at the CAC Championships and their first place standing. The Eagles will conclude the event tomorrow from St. Mary's.

February 21, 2014
Eagles Dominate Day One of the CAC Championships
The University of Mary Washington women's swim team held a stellar first day at the CAC Championships. The Eagles won every event of the day to swim out to an early lead.

February 2, 2014
Women's Swimming Closes Regular Season with Pair of CAC Wins
The University of Mary Washington women's swim team closed out the regular season with a pair of CAC victories over host Marymount and Frostburg State. The Eagles defeated the Saints (115-68) and the Bobcats (148-37) to improve to 8-3, 5-0 CAC.

January 31, 2014
UMW Drops 162-41 Decision to JHU on Friday
Mary Washington fell on Friday, 162-41, to Johns Hopkins in the Goolrick Pool. Hopkins won every event on the day to earn the victory. With the loss, the Eagles fall to 6-3 on the year.

January 27, 2014
UMW Swimming Goes For Gold to Help Fight Childhood Cancer
UMW teamed up with Gettysburg College this past Saturday to help fight pediatric cancer. Both teams wore gold caps as they "Raced for Gold."

January 25, 2014
UMW Falls to Gettysburg, 166-96, on Saturday
Mary Washington dropped just their second meet of the year against Gettysburg, 166-96 on Saturday. The Eagles only won three races on the day, dropping their record to 6-2 on the year.

January 21, 2014
UMW's Falls, Kerico Named CAC Athletes of the Week
University of Mary Washington junior Cheyenne Falls and senior Amber Kerico were named as Capital Athletic Conference Athletes of the Week for January 21, 2014.

January 18, 2014
Eagles Soar on Senior Day Past St. Mary's (Md.), 132-72, on Saturday
The University of Mary Washington women's swim team defeated St. Mary's (Md.) 132-72 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 11, 2014
Eagles Race Past Salisbury, 161-44, in CAC Action on Saturday
The Eagles defeated the Sea Gulls, 161-44 on Saturday from the Goolrick Pool. The women won all but one event on their way to the win. The victory improves the Eagles to 5-1, 2-0 CAC for the year.

November 23, 2013
Eagles End Gettysburg Invitational in Second Place
The UMW women's swim team finished in second place with 804.5 points. The Eagles were behind Johns Hopkins (1309) and ahead of Gettysburg (747.5) and Dickinson (401).

November 22, 2013
Eagles Have Strong Day at Gettysburg Invitational
The UMW women's swim team competed in day one of the Gettysburg Invitational on Friday. A number of Eagle swimmers finished in the top three of their events. Day Two is tomorrow from Gettysburg.

November 16, 2013
Eagle Women Have Strong Showing at Howard on Saturday
The Eagles won against Howard, and lost to Mount St. Mary's, both Division I schools on Saturday.

November 9, 2013
Eagles Defeat Randolph-Macon 162-43 on Saturday
The UMW women's swimming team downed the Yellow Jackets 162-43 on Saturday from the pool. The win propels the Eagles to 3-1, 1-0 CAC for the year.

November 1, 2013
UMW Women's Swimmers Defeat York (Pa.) 200-60
The UMW women's swimming team won their CAC opener against York (Pa.) on Friday evening. The Eagles improve to 2-1, 1-0 CAC on the year.

October 18, 2013
Women's Swimming Edges Washington & Lee, 139-123 on Friday
The UMW women's swimming team defeated the Generals on Friday night from the Goolrick Pool. The Eagles move to 1-1 on the year.

October 12, 2013
Women's Swimming Opens Dual Meet Season at William and Mary
The Eagles opened the dual meet season at William and Mary on Saturday.

October 4, 2013
Women's Swimming Opens at Potomac Relays on Friday
The UMW women's swimming team opened their season on Friday at the Potomac Relays.

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

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.