Arizona men's swimming and diving landed four athletes on the Pac-12 All-Century Men's Swimming and Diving team. The three former Arizona swimmers include Kevin Cordes, Rick DeMont and Ryk Neethling. Diver, Ben Grado also was selected to the team.
Arizona swimming and diving split with ASU for its final dual meet of the season. The women claimed a dominating victory over the Devils, 208-88, winning 12 of the 16 events. Meanwhile, the men fell 132-168.
Arizona swimming and diving will close out the dual meet season against Arizona State on Sat. Feb. 6 at 1 p.m. MST in Tempe.
Senior Rafael Quintero was named Pac-12 Diver of the Month for the second consecutive month, announced by the Pac-12 Conference on Wednesday.
This week's Q&A features freshman breaststroker, Marcello Quarante about life as a swimmer. Read more to find out an interesting fact about him.
Arizona swimming and diving celebrated the careers of seniors Rafael Quintero, Dominic Ricotta, Andrew Sovero, Bonnie Brandon, Taylor Schick and Emma Schoettmer in their final event at Hillenbrand Aquatic Center on Saturday afternoon with an exhibition swim meet against Texas.
Arizona swimming and diving fell in the final home meet of the season to Texas on Friday evening at Hillenbrand Aquatic Center. The 14th-ranked women fell just eight points shy of pulling the upset of No. 4 Texas (154-146) while Texas' top-ranked men defeated No. 15 Arizona 167-113.
In its last home event of the season, Arizona swimming and diving will host Texas in a two-day dual meet. Competition starts on Fri. Jan. 29th at 4 p.m. and continues Sat. Jan. 30th at 11 a.m. MST.
Arizona dropped its second-consecutive meet on Saturday against Stanford. The women fell 181-114, while the men ended with a 173-118 deficit. The Cats were able to get four victories in the dual meet.
Arizona struggled against California on Friday, after facing a 30 minute plane delay due to weather and a ten minute warm-up. The men were outscored, 164.5-118.5 while the women fell, 185-114.
Arizona swimming and diving heads to the Bay Area to compete against California and Stanford. The Wildcats will face California on Fri. Jan. 22 at 3 p.m. and Stanford on Sat. Jan. 23 at 1 p.m. MST.
Incoming diver Casey Ponton, set to enroll for the 2016-17 season, has been accepted into the ELITE (Eller Leadership and Integrity Training for Excellence) program.