Men's and Women's Swimming & Diving
SCAC Champions:
MEN:  1999, 2001, 2002, 2004
WOMEN:  2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009

Oct. 18, 2009 | Swimming & Diving | Story
Renee Ulrich Wins St. Croix Five-Mile Reef Swim
Trinity Senior Renee Ulrich (Albuquerque, NM) provided Coach John Ryan with a pleasant surprise this past Sunday, October 22, as she swept to an impressive win in the women’s division of the 17th Annual St. Croix Five-Mile Coral Reef Swim.

Aug. 10, 2009 | Swimming & Diving | Story
Swimming & Diving Teams Earn High Academic Rankings
The Trinity University Tigers women’s swimming and diving team is ranked seventh in grade point average– in all divisions – by the Collegiate Swim Coaches Association of American (CSCAA), while the men's team is tied for 34th in Division III. 

March 21, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Women Finish Season Ranked 16th in the Nation
The Trinity Women's Swimming & Diving Team wrapped up the 2008-2009 season with a 16th place finish at the NCAA Championship meet in Minneapolis, MN.  Lindsay Martin and Hayley Emerick's All-American performances scored a combined 59 points leading the Lady Tigers to their top 20 finish.

March 21, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Battles Breaks 1000 Freestyle Record on way to 17th Place Finish in the 1650

First-year swimmer Andrew Battles from Colleyville, TX once again set a new school record in the 1000 yard freestyle on Saturday at the 2009 NCAA Championship Meet.  Battles first broke the record, which was previously held by All-American Ryan Van Der Kar, at the 2009 SCAC Championship Meet in Nashville, TN.

March 20, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Divers Among Best in the Country
Junior diver Lindsay Martin of Longview, TX and sophomore diver Hayley Emerick of Portland, TX ended their seasons with one of the most impressive NCAA meets in team history.  Emerick placed 3rd on the 3-meter and 6th on the 1-meter while Martin finished 5th on the 3-meter and 3rd on the 1-meter.  Trinity was the only school in the meet with two divers finishing in the top 8 on both boards.

March 9, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Martin, Emerick, Miranda and Battles Selected to Compete at NCAA Championships
Four Trinity swimmers and divers have been selected to compete at the 2009 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships at the University of Minnesota March 18 - 21.  Two-time All-American sophomore Hayley Emerick and junior Lindsay Martin were selected to compete in the 1 and 3-meter diving events which will take place on Wednesday March 18 and Friday March 20.  First-year swimmer Mario "Alex" Miranda will compete in the 200 yard butterfly while fellow first-year teammate Andrew Battles will compete in the 1650 freestyle.

February 15, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Nine Trinity Swimmers and Divers Achieve NCAA Provisional Cuts
Nine Trinity athletes posted NCAA provisional standards at the 2009 SCAC Championship Meet.  Divers Hayley Emerick, Lindsay Martin, and Kevin Martin reached the NCAA qualifying standard in one or more events
along with swimmers Lindsay Weigley, Raelle Smiley, Graham Mullings, Mario "Alex" Miranda, Zachary Dielmann and Andrew Battles.  Official entries will be posted in mid-March.

February 15, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Hayley Emerick Named SCAC Diver of the Year
For the second straight year, sophomore Hayley Emerick led the conference in diving, finishing first on both the 1 and 3-meter boards setting school, meet and conference records along the way.  Emerick broke her own school, meet and conference records on night one of the meet with a score of 489.95 on the 1-meter board.  Friday night's performance followed in the same fashion when Emerick crushed her previous meet record on the 3-meter board posting a score of 530.40.

February 15, 2009 | Swimming & Diving | Results
Trinity Women Win Sixth Straight SCAC Title; Men Finish Second
The Tiger Women won their sixth consecutive SCAC Conference Title over the weekend in Nashville, Tennessee while the men finished in the runner-up position.  Highlights for the Tigers included Hayley Emerick's first place finishes and record setting performances on the 1 and 3-meter boards, Raelle Smiley's school record in the 1000 freestyle, Mario "Alex" Miranda's first place finishes and record setting performances in the 500 freestyle and 200 butterfly, as well as Andrew Battles' record shattering first place finish in the 1650 freestyle.

January 28, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Battles and Martin Voted SCAC Swimmer & Diver of the Week
First-year swimmer Andrew Battles and junior diver Lindsay Martin were awarded conference honors for their outstanding performances at the UIW Spring Invite on Jan. 23 and 24.  Battles posted conference best times in the 500 freestyle (4:46.11), 1000 freestyle (9:55.62), and 1650 freestyle (16:24.41) while Martin finished first on both the 1 and 3-meter boards.  Martin finished ahead of three D-II divers in both events and reached an NCAA qualifying score on the 1-meter.

January 24, 2009 | Swimming & Diving | Results
Tiger Men & Women Finish 2nd at UIW Spring Invite; Post Conference Best Times
Trinity's Men & Women's Swimming & Diving Teams ended their duel meet season with an impressive showing at the Incarnate Word Spring Invite.  Senior Alison Gizinski and junior Lindsay Martin led the women with first place finishes in one or more of their individual events while junior Graham Mullings and first-year Kevin Martin led the men's team with first place finishes.  In addition, first-years Andrew Battles and Mario Miranda posted conference best times in one or more of their individual events.

January 16, 2009 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Women Sweep Weekly Conference Honors
First-year Raelle Smiley of Austin, TX and sophomore Hayley Emerick of Portland, TX were named SCAC Swimmer and Diver of the Week for their efforts over the weekend.  Smiley finished first in the 1000 freestyle and posted a season best time with her second place finish in the 500 freestyle.  Emerick finished first on the 1 and 3-meter boards reaching NCAA qualifying scores in both events for the second time this season.

January 16, 2009 | Swimming & Diving | Results
Tiger Men & Women Build Momentum on the Road to Nashville
Trinity's Swimming & Diving Teams opened the spring semester with a narrow loss to D-II University of the Incarnate Word on Friday night in Hixon Natatorium.  First place finishers for the Tigers included Raelle Smiley, Hayley Emerick, Graham Mullings and Kevin Martin.

December 2, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Tigers Swim to Victory Over Principia Panthers
Trinity's Swimming & Diving Teams improved their duel meet record to 4-0 with a win over Principia College (MO) on Tuesday night in Hixon Natatorium.  Individual event winners for the Tigers included Hayley Emerick, Maria Lopez, Renee Ulrich, Jenny Zeberlein, Leigh Anne Ladymon, Mary West, Graham Mullings, Zach Dielmann, Mario Miranda, Aaron Shaver and Kevin Martin.

November 26, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
SCAC Honors Andrew Battles, Hayley Emerick and Kevin Martin
The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference has awarded Swimmer and Diver-of-the-Week Honors to three Tiger athletes as a result of their performances at the Trinity Western Shootout Invitational.  First-year Andrew Battles posted first place finishes and conference best times in the 500 (4:46.55) and 1650 freestyle races (16:39.97).  His 1000 split in the mile (10:05.39) is also a conference best time.  Sophomore Hayley Emerick won both the 1-meter (460.70) and 3-meter (493.20) diving events while first-year Kevin Martin also placed first on both the 1-meter (458.05) and 3-meter (402.65) boards.

November 21-22, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Emerick and Martin Post NCAA Qualifying Scores
Sophomore diver Hayley Emerick and first-year diver Kevin Martin posted NCAA qualifying scores over the weekend at the Western Shootout Invitational on their way to first place finishes on both boards.

November 21-22, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | Results | Team Scores
Tigers Post Top Times in Conference at Trinity Western Shootout Invitational
The Trinity Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving Teams competed in the Trinity Western Shootout Invitational in Southlake, TX on November 21-22.  The Lady Tigers finished second and the men finished third overall at the meet, which was comprised of nine D-I, D-II and D-III schools.  Hayley Emerick, Andrew Battles, Mario Miranda and Kevin Martin all posted conference best times and first place finishes in one or more of their individual events.  The Tigers will be back in action when they host Principia College (MO) in Hixon Natatorium on December 2.

November 20, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Divers Earn Back to Back SCAC Diver-of-the-Week Honors
The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference has once again awarded Diver-of-the-Week honors to two Trinity divers.  Sophomore Hayley Emerick of Portland, TX and first-year Kevin Martin of Corpus Christi, TX were selected for for their performances in team victories over Southwestern University and Austin College on Saturday November 15.  Emerick's scores have her ranked first in current conference standings on both the 1-meter and 3-meter boards.

November 15, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Tigers Defeat Southwestern & Austin College in SCAC Opener
The Trinity Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving Teams defeated fellow SCAC conference teams Southwestern University and Austin College in a tri-meet on Saturday in Georgetown, TX.  Graham Mullings, Chris Cavin, Mario Miranda, Andrew Battles, and Kevin Martin led the men's team to victory with wins in their respective events while Lindsay Weigley, Maria Lopez, Hayley Emerick and Raelle Smiley led the Lady Tigers with first place finishes.  Look for the Tigers in Southlake, TX this weekend at the Trinity Western Shootout Invitational.

November 12, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Martin and Bettinger Named SCAC Divers-of-the-Week
The Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference has named first-year divers Kevin Martin of Corpus Christi, TX and Lynne Bettinger of Albuquerque, NM men's and women's Divers-of-the-Week based on outstanding performances from over the weekend.  Both divers opened their collegiate diving careers with wins on the 1-meter board against McMurry University.

November 8, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Men & Women Open Season With Wins at McMurry
The Tigers opened their 2008-09 duel meet season with wins against McMurry University on Saturday in Abilene, TX.  Junior Graham Mullings and first-year Mario Miranda were both double-event winners leading the men to a 141-70 victory.  First-year Raelle Smiley led the women's team to a 143-68 triumph with wins in the 100 and 200 freestyles.  The Tigers will open SCAC competition this weekend at Southwestern University.

November 1, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
First-year Andrew Battles Leads Trinity Men to ASA 5k Open Water Title
First-year Andrew Battles from Colleyville, TX led the Trinity men to the American Swimming Association Open Water Swimming Collegiate National Championship Title on Saturday November 1.  Battles finished the 5k event in 1 hour 7 seconds.  First-year Raelle Smiley from Austin, TX was the top finisher for the Trinity women who finished second behind Division I Rice University in the team standings.

October 19, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Trinity Seniors Compete in 13th Annual St. Croix Coral Reef Swim
Senior captains Andrew Shane, Thomas Spickler, Alison Gizinski, Sonya Karbach and Lindsay Weigley took part in the 13th Annual St. Croix Coral Reef Swim in the United States Virgin Islands over the weekend.  Shane finished second overall in the 2-mile event while all three women finished in the top 10 in the solo female category of the 5-mile swim.  Spickler finished 13th in the solo male category of the 5-mile swim.

March 22, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | Results
Trinity's Ryan Cook Finishes Seventh in 3-Meter Diving at NCAA's
Tiger All-American diver Ryan Cook finished seventh in the 3-meter diving competition at the NCAA Championships on Saturday.  Click above for results.

Mar. 20, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | 1-Meter Diving Results
Ryan Cook Finishes 16th in NCAA 1-Meter Diving Competition
Trinity's Ryan Cook, senior All-American diver, finished 16th in today's 1-meter diving competition at the NCAA Championships.  Cook will also compete in the 3-meter event on Saturday.

March 15, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | NCAA Championships | Release
Tiger Divers Earn Honorable Mention All-American Honors Once Again
Trinity divers Hayley Emerick and Lauren Walstad both earned Honorable Mention All-America status for the second time this weekend in the three-meter diving competition at the NCAA Championships.  Senior Leta Gatton also finished 18th in the 100 meter freestyle.

March 14, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | NCAA Championships | Release
Leta Gatton Finishes 17th in 200 yard freestyle at NCAA Championships
Trinity senior swimmer Leta Gatton finished 17th in the 200 yard freestyle at the NCAA Championships on Friday, just missing a spot in the consolation finals of the event.  She will compete in the 100 freestyle tomorrow.

March 13, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | NCAA Championships | Release
Trinity Diving Duo Earns Honorable Mention All-America Status
Tiger divers Hayley Emerick and Lauren Walstad both earned distinction as Honorable Mention All-Americans in the one-meter diving competition at the NCAA Diving Championships on Wednesday.  Emerick finished ninth, while Walstad was 14th in today's event.

March 12, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | NCAA Championships
Ryan Cook Selected to NCAA Diving Championships
Two-time All-American diver Ryan Cook has been selected to compete in next week's NCAA Diving Championships at the College of Wooster.  More details coming soon.

March 10, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | NCAA Championships | Release
Three Tigers Selected to NCAA Championships in Swimming & Diving
Three members of Trinity's women's swimming & diving team have been selected to compete at this week's NCAA Championships Meet.  Leta Gatton was chosen to race in the 100 and 200 freestyle.  Hayley Emerick and Lauren Walstad were both selected to the 1-meter and 3-meter diving competitions.

February 28, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Men's Wrap-up | Women's Wrap-up
Trinity Women Win Fifth Straight SCAC Championship; Men's Team Finishes Second
Click above for wrap-ups of both the men's and women's performances at the SCAC Championships Meet.

February 16, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results | Team Scores
Trinity Women Win Fifth Straight SCAC Championship; Men's Team Finishes Second
The 2008 SCAC Swimming & Diving Championships ended the same way they have each of the previous four seasons, with Trinity's women and DePauw's men clinching their fifth straight titles on Saturday night.  Trinity swept top diving honors as Hayley Emerick and Ryan Cook were named SCAC Divers of the Meet, while DePauw took both SCAC Swimmer of the Meet awards with Katie Doogan and Robert Alexander.

February 16, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results
TU Sweeps Top 5 Spots of Women's 1-M Diving Finals; Emerick Breaks Event Record
Trinity's diving team swept the top five spots at the 1-meter diving finals on Saturday afternoon, and first-year Hayley Emerick won her second event by breaking another record with 475.40 points.  Trinity's Lindsay Martin and Lauren Walstad finished second and third, respectively, and both divers posted scores that would have broken the record that Walstad set at last year's championships.

February 16, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results
Saturday Prelims are in the Books; Swimming Finals Set to Decide SCAC Championships
The third and final day of prelims are finished, and the swimming finals are set for the final installment of the 2008 SCAC Swimming & Diving Championships.  Two SCAC titles will be decided tonight, with DePauw's men and Trinity's women leading heading into the finals.

February 15, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results | Team Scores | Recap | Pictures
Trinity Women in First, Trinity Men in Second Following Friday's Finals
The second full day of SCAC swimming & diving competition ended at the 2008 Championships on Friday, with the same two teams still leading the respective meets.  Trinity's women hold a lead of nearly 100 points over DePauw, finishing the second day with 613.5 points - compared to 522.5 points for DePauw.  In the men's race for the title, DePauw has scored 622.5 points, to a total of 602 points by Trinity.  Centre is third in both meets. 

February 15, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results
Trinity's Ryan Cook Wins the Men's 3-Meter Diving Event Friday
The SCAC men's 3-meter diving saw Trinity's Ryan Cook win the event with a score of 519.30 on Friday afternoon.  Cook also won the 1-meter diving final on Wednesday night.  Hunter Hayes of Centre was second, while Trinity's Travis Mills was third, which was the same three divers that earned All-SCAC honors in the 1-meter final.

February 15, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results
Second Day of Swimming Prelims Finished to Set Friday Night Final
Click above for the results of Friday mornings prelims in the 2008 SCAC Championships.   

February 14, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results | Team Scores | Recap | Pictures
Trinity Women Lead After Opening Day at SCAC Championships
After the first day of swimming finals, Trinity has taken the early lead in the women's SCAC Swimming & Diving Championships Meet, while the Trinity men are in second.  Pictures from the awards stand may not be available until Friday. 

February 14, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results
Women's 3-Meter Diving Finishes With Trinity Setting Another Record
Trinity swept the top five spots in the women's 3-meter diving event on Thursday afternoon, with first-year Hayley Emerick taking the top spot with a new SCAC Championships record of 496.05 points.  Emerick beat out senior teammate Lauren Walstad, who is the two-time defending SCAC Diver of the Year.  Walstad finished second, followed by Lindsay Martin of Trinity.

February 14, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results
Thursday Morning Prelims are Wrapped up at 2008 SCAC Meet
Click above for the results from Thursday morning prelims at the 2008 SCAC Swimming & Diving Championships.  The finals will begin at approximately 6:00 p.m. this evening.  Women's 3-meter diving is underway, and will be the second event to be finished at this year's meet.  DePauw's women's 200 freestyle relay team made the NCAA B cut and DePauw's Maddison Hamil also earned a provisional qualifying time in the 50 free.  Centre's Meredith Angel won this morning's 50 free prelim for the third provisional qualifier of the day.

February 13, 2008 | SCAC Swimming & Diving | Results
Trinity's Ryan Cook Wins Opening Event in Record-Breaking Fashion
Trinity All-American Ryan Cook won the 1-meter diving to open the 2008 SCAC Championships Meet on Wednesday night, breaking the SCAC record in the event.  Cook was the 2005 SCAC Diver of the Year as a first-year competitor.  Centre's Hunter Hayes was second, while Trinity's Travis Mills took third.

Feb. 11, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | Championships Site
Tiger Swimming & Diving Teams Set for SCAC Meet
Trinity's men's and women's swimming & diving teams will compete in the SCAC Championships Meet, starting on Wednesday in Southlake, Texas.  Full details of the meet, as well as past SCAC Championships, can be found by clicking above.

Jan. 26, 2008 | Swimming & Diving | Day 1 Results | Full Results | Team Scores
Trinity Swimming & Diving Teams Win Tiger Invitational
Trinity's men's and women's swimming & diving teams both won the two-day Tiger Invitational, scoring over 1,000 points each to defeat Incarnate Word, McMurry, and Southwestern.  Trinity's Leta Gatton and Graham Mullings won top honors individually in the swimming portion, while Ryan Cook and Hayley Emerick won the diving competitions. 

January 18, 2008 | Swimming & Diving
Tiger Women Beat Incarnate Word & Mesa State, Men Split on Friday
Trinity's women's swimming & diving team defeated both Incarnate Word and Mesa State on Friday, and the Tiger men's team beat Mesa State and lost to UIW. 

November 17, 2007 | Swimming & Diving | Results | Team Scores
Women Win SCAC Western Shootout; Men Finish Third
Trinity's women's swimming & diving team won the SCAC Western Shootout on Saturday, while the men's team finished third overall.  More details to come...

November 3, 2007 | Swimming & Diving | Claremont Results | Pomona Results
Tiger Men Open With Wins in California; Women's Team Splits
Trinity's men's and women's swimming
& diving teams opened their seasons in California this weekend, facing Claremont on Friday, and Pomona on Saturday.  The Tiger men came out with a pair of victories to begin the year, while the women finished 1-1.  Complete results are above.

2009 SCAC Championships

2008 SCAC Championships

2007 SCAC Championships

2006 SCAC Championships

'08, '09 SCAC Diver of the Year and 4-time NCAA All-American Hayley Emerick

2-time NCAA All-American Lindsay Martin

'06, '07 SCAC Diver of the Year and 4-time NCAA All-American Lauren Walstad

'05, '08 SCAC Diver of the Year and 4-time NCAA All-American Diver Ryan Cook

2006 SCAC Swimmer of the Year
Lindsay Weigley

2006 SCAC Swimmer of the Year
Dan Petersen

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2007-08 Honor Roll

Ryan Cook | Diver of the Week
Hayley Emerick
| Diver of the Week
Leta Gatton
| Swimmer of the Week
Ryan Cook | Diver of the Week
Lindsay Martin
| Diver of the Week
Ryan Cook | Diver of the Week
 

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2006-07 Honor Roll

11/21 | SCAC DOTW Ryan Cook
11/21 | SCAC SOTW Maria Lopez
11/21 | SCAC DOTW Lindsay Martin
12/05 | SCAC DOTW Ryan Cook
12/05 | SCAC DOTW Lauren Walstad
01/25 | SCAC SOTW Evan O'Dea
01/25 | SCAC SOTW Maria Lopez
01/25 | SCAC DOTW Lauren Walstad

All-SCAC Honorees
Men
Women

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2005-06 Honor Roll

11/07 | SCAC SOTW Daniel Petersen
11/07 | SCAC DOTW Ryan Cook
11/21 | SCAC DOTW Ryan Cook
11/21 | SCAC SOTW Lindsay Weigley
01/16 | SCAC DOTW Travis Mills
01/16 | SCAC DOTW Lauren Walstad

 

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Archived News
>> Tiger Teams, Individuals Earn Academic Honors
>> Ryan Cook Named SCAC Diver of the Week
>> Lopez and Martin Earn SCAC Weekly Honors
>> Ryan Cook Earns Diver of the Week Award
>> Lauren Walstad is SCAC's Top Diver This Week
>> Evan O'Dea Named SCAC Swimmer of the Week
>> Lopez and Walstad Earn Repeat SCAC Honors
>> Women to Send Two to NCAA Championships
>> Trinity has 34 All-SCAC Honorees for 2006-07

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2007-08
Meet Results
 

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2006-07 Meet Results
>> Men at Pomona Invite to Begin 2006
>> Women Open Season at UH Invitational
>> Men and Women Win at Dallas Collegiate Meet
>> Cook and Walstad Set Records at Wabash Meet
>> Tigers Split Home Meet With UT-Permian Basin
>> Tiger Divers Sweep Trinity Diving Invitational
>> Trinity Sweeps Competition at Tiger Invitational
>> Women Win 4th Straight at SCAC; Men 2nd

 

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