• Season in Review: 2016-17 F&M Women’s Swimming
    March 14, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall women’s swimming rounded out the 2016-17 season by hosting the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships from Feb. 17-19, finishing in fifth place at the event.
  • Seven Diplomats Headed to Finals on Sunday Night
    February 19, 2017
    Seven Franklin and Marshall women’s swimmers booked places in the finals on the third and final day of action at the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships on Sunday morning. The Diplomats look to continue their ascent up the team rankings after moving up from sixth to fifth over the course of Saturday.
  • Diplomats Take Fifth at Conference Meet
    February 19, 2017
    Caroline Fry’s silver medal in the 1650-yard freestyle highlighted the final night of swimming for Franklin & Marshall at the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships on Sunday night. The Diplomats finished the meet in fifth place with 405 points, while Ursinus took the team title for the fourth consecutive year with 815 points.
  • Five Set to Go For Gold At Day Two Finals
    February 18, 2017
    Five Franklin and Marshall women’s swimmers will compete in A finals tonight and 10 Diplomats will compete overall at the Saturday finals of the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships. Finals in seven events offer F&M opportunity to move up from sixth place in the team standings heading into Sunday.
  • F&M Up to Fifth After Day Two
    February 18, 2017
    A pair of quality performances from Melissa Mullin and Kellen McDonald in the 400-yard IM highlighted Franklin & Marshall’s night at session four of the Centennial Conference (CC) Women’s Swimming Championships on Saturday evening. The Diplomats moved up to fifth place with a total of 277 points after the second day of competition, while Ursinus holds the lead with 567.
  • Six Enter Medal Round After Session One
    February 17, 2017
    Preliminary heats of the 500-yard freestyle, 200-yard IM, and 50-yard freestyle saw six Franklin & Marshall athletes advance to the finals after session one of the Centennial Conference Women’s Swimming Championships, hosted by F&M. Tonight’s session will feature the finals of those three events as well as the 200-yard freestyle relay and 400-yard medley relay.
  • F&M Holds Sixth Place After Two Sessions
    February 17, 2017
    Four Franklin and Marshall women’s swimmers participated in A finals as the Diplomats collected 112 points to take sixth at the end of Day One at the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships. Ursinus is in first after two sessions with 229 points.
  • F&M Set to Host CC Championships
    February 16, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall’s women’s swimming team begins its bid for a fourth Centennial Conference (CC) Title this Friday when the CC Championships begin at 11:00 a.m. at F&M’s Kunkel Aquatic Center. The Diplomats will host all six sessions, two per day on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday as the conference gathers to crown team and individual champions. F&M looks to earn its first team crown since 2010 after finishing second and third during the last two seasons.
  • Diplomats in Action at McGinness Invitational
    February 11, 2017
    Several Franklin & Marshall swimmers turned in strong performances on Saturday as the Diplomats hosted the McGinness Invitational, the final tune-up before the Centennial Conference (CC) Championships next weekend. The meet, which included competitors from Swarthmore, Gettysburg, and Ursinus, was not team scored.
  • Bullets Too Fast For Diplomats
    February 04, 2017
    Strong performances from Anna Hess and Grace Pereles fell short for Franklin & Marshall on Saturday afternoon, dropping a 157-105 decision to Gettysburg on Senior Day as the Diplomats hosted the Bullets for Centennial Conference (CC) women’s swimming. F&M fell to 3-7, 3-4 CC with the defeat.
  • Dickinson Beats Out F&M
    January 28, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall women's swimming dropped a close 114-91 decision to Dickinson on Saturday afternoon in Centennial Conference (CC) action. The Diplomats fell to 3-6, 3-3 CC with the loss.
  • Ursinus Upends F&M
    January 21, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall fell to Ursinus on Saturday afternoon, dropping a 175.5-86.5 decision to the Bears in Centennial Conference (CC) women’s swimming. The Diplomats fell to 3-5, 3-2 CC with the defeat.
  • Diplomats Too Much for McDaniel
    January 20, 2017
    Five different swimmers earned individual victories for Franklin and Marshall women’s swimming on Friday night, defeating McDaniel by a 94-81 score in Centennial Conference (CC) competition. The Diplomats improved to 3-4, 3-1 CC with the victory.
  • Susquehanna Tops Diplomats
    January 15, 2017
    Franklin & Marshall women’s swimming suffered a 160-102 setback to Susquehanna on Saturday afternoon in nonconference women’s swimming action. The Diplomats fell to 2-4 with the defeat.
  • F&M Finishes Third in Virginia
    December 04, 2016
    A series of solid individual performances powered Franklin and Marshall women’s swimming to a third-place finish at the Yellow Jacket Invitational on Saturday night, hosted by Randolph-Macon. The Diplomats finished the weekend with 461 points, while Washington & Lee earned 939.5 to take the team title.
  • Diplomats Fourth After Day One of Yellow Jacket Invitational
    December 02, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall women’s swimming returned to the pool on Friday for day one of the Yellow Jacket Invitational, hosted by Randolph-Macon. After the first session of competition the Diplomats held fourth place out of 10 teams with 119 points, while leaders Washington & Lee collected 310.
  • Diplomats Take Fourth at Invitational
    November 20, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall women's swimming finished off a fourth-place showing out of 13 teams on Sunday night at the F&M Invitational, finishing with a total of 695.5 points. The University of Delaware to the overall team title, collecting 1667 points over the course of the weekend.
  • F&M Remains in Fourth Entering Sunday
    November 19, 2016
    Two strong performances from Melissa Mullin paced Franklin & Marshall women’s swimming at Day Two of the F&M Invitational, leading 11 different Diplomat qualifiers at Saturday night’s finals to a fourth-place finish entering Sunday. F&M collected 390.5 points by the end of the day, while first-place Delaware totaled 885.
  • Diplomats Fourth After First Session
    November 18, 2016
    A fifth-place finish in the 400-yard medley relay powered Franklin & Marshall women’s swimming into fourth place after the first session of the F&M Invitational on Friday night. The Diplomats earned 165 points in the session, while Delaware tallied 282 to lead all teams.
  • Hopkins, Mary Washington Down Diplomats
    November 12, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall dropped decisions to Johns Hopkins (198-63) and Mary Washington (178-83) on Friday night in nonconference women’s swimming action. The Diplomats fell to 2-3 with the pair of losses.
  • Diplomats Defeat Owls, Fall to Garnet
    November 05, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall split a pair of dual meets at Bryn Mawr on Saturday afternoon, defeating the host Owls 209.5-46.5 while dropping a 162-100 decision to Swarthmore. The split moved the Diplomats’ record to 2-1, 2-1 CC on the year.
  • Diplomats Cruise in Opener
    October 29, 2016
    Seven first-place finishes, including two each from Timothy Gould, Eric Lang, and Eric Dietrich-Peterson, led Franklin & Marshall men’s swimming to a dominant 157-105 victory over Washington College in the first meet of the season on Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats are now 1-0, 1-0 CC while the Shoremen start the season 0-1, 0-1 CC.
  • F&M Overcomes Washington
    October 29, 2016
    A pair of first-place finishes from Katherine Hirsch and Anna Hess powered Franklin & Marshall women’s swimming to a tight 134-128 victory over Washington College on Saturday in the opening day of the 2016-17 women’s swimming season. With the win, the Diplomats open the season 1-0, 1-0 CC while the Shorewomen fall to 0-1, 0-1 CC.
  • Women’s Swimming Opens 2016-17 Season on Saturday
    October 26, 2016
    Women’s swimming begins its quest for a 15th consecutive winning season on Saturday, hosting Washington College at 1:00 p.m. The Diplomats look to finish in the top three of the conference for the ninth straight year, and collect the program’s first conference title since 2009-10.
  • Vote F&M’s Becca Meyers for Best Female Athlete of Paralympic Games
    September 21, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall swimmer Becca Meyers has been nominated for Best Female Athlete of the Paralympic Games by the United States Olympic Committee. The winner of this recognition will be chosen on Friday (September 23) after a public vote on the Team USA website: http://awards.teamusa.org/
  • Becca Meyers - 2016 Rio Paralympic Games Video Highlights
    September 20, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall swimmer Becca Meyers completed her second-career Paralympics Games in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. She secured silver in the 100-meter freestyle to wrap up the competition with an incredible four medals in five races, including three golds.
  • Three Events, Three Golds So Far for Meyers at Rio 2016
    September 09, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall swimmer Becca Meyers has taken the 2016 Rio Paralympics by storm, winning three gold medals in five days and setting two world records in the process. The Baltimore, Md. native will look to add to her impressive games when she competes in her final two events later this week.
  • Becca Meyers Takes Silver; Concludes Rio Paralympic Games with Four Medals
    September 09, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall swimmer Becca Meyers completed her second-career Paralympics Games in Rio de Janeiro on Friday. She secured silver in the 100-meter freestyle to wrap up the competition with an incredible four medals in five races, including three golds.
  • Meyers Sets Sights on Rio
    September 02, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall swimmer Becca Meyers will add to her already-impressive resume next week as she competes at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Meyers will strive for gold in five events during the games, the second of her career, which run from Sept. 7-18.
  • Meyers Rio Bound with Dominant Trials Performance
    July 05, 2016
    Franklin & Marshall swimmer Becca Meyers won four events over the weekend at the 2016 U.S. Paralympic Trials to qualify for her second Summer Paralympic Games, while teammate Megan Liang represented the Diplomats with a pair of sixth-place performances but narrowly missed out on qualifying.
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