2008-09 Men's Swimming News
February 22, 2009
ELMHURST, Ill. - After the outstanding finish at The Summit League Championship over the weekend, 10 Centenary swimmers were named either first or second team all-league.
February 21, 2009
ROCHESTER, Mich. - The success continues for the Centenary men's and women's swimming teams as they continued to break school records Friday at the second day of the Summit League Championship. Overall, the Gents remain in second with 388 points, while the Ladies remain in third with 317 points.
February 21, 2009
ROCHESTER, Mich. - It was another successful Summit League Championship for the Centenary men's and women's swimming teams. The Gents closed the three-day event in second with 551 points, while the Ladies finished fourth with 475 points and were just 18 points behind South Dakota State for third.
February 19, 2009
ROCHESTER, Mich. - Seven school records were broken by the Centenary men's and women's swimming teams on Thursday at the first day of the Summit League Championship. Overall, the Gents are in second with 157 points, while the Ladies are just 17 points from second place with 127 points.
February 17, 2009
SHREVEPORT - After both Centenary men's and women's swimming teams had a successful regular season, the Ladies and Gents will now try to push towards a great finish at The Summit League Championship starting on Thursday in Rochester, Mich.
January 20, 2009
ELMHURST, Ill. - The Centenary swimming team's took both men's and women's Summit League Player of the Week awards. John Cefalu won the honor for the first time, while Maddie Wyatt received the award for the third time this season.
January 19, 2009
FORT WORTH, Texas - Three personal-best times were set, while one team record was broke on Saturday at TCU, but it wasn't enough for the Centenary swimming teams against the Horned Frogs and San Diego State.
January 16, 2009
SHREVEPORT - The Centenary swimming teams sent the class of 2009 out with a big win over Henderson State on Friday afternoon. The Ladies (107-97) had a 10-point win over HSU, while the Gents (148-53) were 95 points in front of the Reddies.
January 15, 2009
SHREVEPORT - The regular season will come to a close this weekend for the Centenary men's and women's swimming teams. The Ladies and Gents will host Henderson State at 3 p.m. Friday with 'Senior Day' festivities starting prior to the meet. Then on Saturday both teams will travel Fort Worth for meet against TCU and San Diego State starting at 1 p.m.
January 14, 2009
TUNICA, Miss. - The Centenary women's swimming team had seven first place winners, while Gents had 10 top five finishers. The Ladies placed #$%^second with 801 points, which was 298 behind Missouri State. The men, meanwhile, ended the two-day event with 757 points and 161 points behind #$%^second place Delta State.
January 6, 2009
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - The Centenary men's and women's swimming teams had a good showing at the Bob Mowerson Meet. The Ladies finished third out of 16, while the Gents placed fourth out of 14 squads.
December 16, 2008
SOUTHLAKE, Texas - The Centenary men's swimming team dominated the three session Trinity Western Shootout, finishing 234 points in front of second place Henderson State on Nov. 22.
November 4, 2008
CONWAY, Ark. - Saturday was another full day of action for the Centenary men's swimming team, as it competed with nine other schools at the 46th annual Hendrix College Relays.
November 1, 2008
CONWAY, Ark. - With 13 first place finishes, the Centenary swimming teams rolled to a opening night victory at the Hendrix Classic and Relays. The Ladies scored 391 points on Friday, while the men tallied 379.
October 29, 2008
Meet Photos
October 28, 2008
SHREVEPORT -- The Centenary men's swimming team hosted nationally ranked SMU on Saturday, and from the start the Mustangs cruised over the Gents, 119-78, at the Centenary Fitness Center.
October 13, 2008
SHREVEPORT - From the start of the meet in the 200-yard medley relay, the Gents lost out by only 44 hundredths' of a second.
October 9, 2008
SHREVEPORT - After the coffee is drank, donuts are eaten and Saturday morning's Shreveport Times is read, the Centenary swim teams will be in action when it hosts Incarnate Word at 10:30 a.m.
October 4, 2008
SHREVEPORT - Led by eight swimmers that finished one and two, the Centenary Ladies and Gents used domination to get a win over Delta State on Saturday afternoon.
September 22, 2008
SHREVEPORT - The Centenary men's and women's swimming team's season got started on Saturday with an intrasquad meet. 15 members of the Ladies and Gents etched their names into the Centenary record book with their outstanding times.
September 19, 2008
ELMHURST, Ill. - After coming off of great finishes at The Summit League Championships in February, the Centenary men's and women's swimming teams were picked second and third respectively.
August 4, 2008
ELMHURST, Ill. - The Summit League Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) concluded its fourth annual in-person SAAC meeting in Chicago last weekend. Centenary swimmer Bryan Myers and soccer player Kristine Weaver were two of the 18 student-athletes from nine of the league's 10 member institutions that discussed what they can do to increase game attendance on their respective campuses. The group also exchanged ideas for improving their campus SAACs and reviewed legislation issues on the national level.