2017-18 Olivet College Women's Swimming & Diving News

  • Ten Olivet College athletic teams receive MIAA Team GPA award
    August 01, 2018
    Ten Olivet College athletic teams have received the 2017-18 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Team GPA award. The award is presented annually to the conference teams who have a 3.30 or higher cumulative grade point average for the entire academic year.
  • School record 136 student-athletes land on MIAA Academic Honor Roll
    July 25, 2018
    A school record 136 Olivet College student-athletes have landed a spot on the 2017-18 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Academic Honor Roll. Olivet succeeded the 100 plateau for the fifth time in school history.
  • Swimming and diving teams selected to CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams
    July 09, 2018
    The Olivet College men's and women's swimming & diving teams have been selected to the Scholar All-America Teams by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for the spring 2018 semester.
  • Montes de Oca finishes in 28th-place in 1,650 free at NCAA Championships
    March 24, 2018
    Olivet College freshman Ana Paula Montes de Oca finished in 28th-place in the 1,650-yard freestyle at the 2018 NCAA Division IIII Swimming & Diving Championships. She completed her race in 17:49.57, which is still the third fastest time in school history.
  • Montes de Oca misses finals cut in 200 butterfly
    March 23, 2018
    Olivet College freshman Ana Paula Montes de Oca had the second-fastest time in school history in the 200-yard butterfly but missed the cut to compete in the evening finals at the 2018 NCAA Division IIII Swimming & Diving Championships.
  • Montes de Oca fails to make finals in 500 freestyle
    March 21, 2018
    Olivet College freshman Ana Paula Montes de Oca failed to make the finals in the 500-yard freestyle today at the 2018 NCAA Division IIII Swimming & Diving Championships. She swam the preliminary race in 5:06.34, which ranked 31st of 37 swimmers.
  • Montes de Oca qualifies for NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships
    March 02, 2018
    Olivet College freshman Ana Paula Montes de Oca will compete at the 2018 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships. The championships will be held March 21-24 at the IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana.
  • Montes de Oca named to All-MIAA team for women’s swimming & diving
    March 01, 2018
    Olivet College freshman Ana Paula Montes de Oca has been named to the 2018 All-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) team for women’s swimming & diving.
  • Swimming & diving teams place fourth and fifth at MIAA Championships
    February 24, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams finished fourth- and fifth-place at the 2018 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Championships, held at the Venema Aquatic Center in Grand Rapids. Over the four days of events, the Comet men totaled 246 points, while the women had 208 points.
  • Swimming & diving teams complete third day of competition MIAA Championships
    February 23, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams are in fourth- and fifth-place after day three of the 2018 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Championships, taking place at the Venema Aquatic Center in Grand Rapids. Entering tomorrow’s final day of competition, the Comet men have 172points, while the women have 152 points.
  • Olivet sits in fourth after day two of MIAA Swimming & Diving Championships
    February 22, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams has wrapped-up the second day of competition at the 2018 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Championships, hosted by Calvin College and at the Venema Aquatic Center in Grand Rapids. After day two, the Comet women are in fourth-place with 109 points. The men’s team also sits in fourth-place with 96 total points.
  • Swimming & diving teams complete day one of MIAA Championships
    February 21, 2018
    The first day of the 2018 Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Championships is complete for the Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams. Highlighting the action was Ana Paula Montes de Oca leading off the 800 freestyle relay with a school-record time in the 200 at 1:53.08.
  • Swimming and diving teams named to CSCAA Scholar All-America Teams
    February 13, 2018
    The Olivet College men's and women's swimming & diving teams have been named to the Scholar All-America Teams by the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for the fall 2017 semester.
  • Olivet sweeps MIAA Athlete of the Week awards for women’s swimming and diving
    February 12, 2018
    The Olivet College women’s swimming and diving team has swept the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) Athlete of the Week awards. Freshman Ana Paula Montes de Oca has been named the Swimmer of the Week, and sophomore Abbie Slater has been chosen the Diver of the Week.
  • Swimming & diving teams close out dual meet schedule with losses to Albion
    February 10, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams closed out the dual meet portion of their schedules with losses to Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) rival Albion College on Senior Day at the Upton Center Pool in Olivet. In the meet, freshman Ana Paula Montes de Oca broke the pool record in three events.
  • Swimming & diving teams fall to Kalamazoo
    February 03, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams dropped Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) dual meets to Kalamazoo College today at the K College Natatorium in Kalamazoo.
  • Swimming & diving teams sweep double dual at Anderson
    January 20, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams swept a non-conference double dual meet today at Anderson (Ind.) University and inside the Bennett Natatorium. The Comet men defeated the host Ravens, 149-97, and Manchester, 160-96. The Comet women won by scores of 177-63 over Anderson and 162-93 over Manchester.
  • Swimming & diving teams lose to Hope
    January 19, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams suffered losses to Hope College in Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) dual meets this evening at the Dow Center in Holland. The men’s team had the fastest time in three events, while the women posted the quickest time in two events.
  • Swimming & diving teams compete at Hillsdale
    January 13, 2018
    The Olivet College men?s and women?s swimming & diving teams were scheduled to compete today in a non-conference quad meet, with host Hillsdale College along with DePauw (Ind.) University and Notre Dame College of Ohio. However, the quad turned into a double dual against Hillsdale and DePauw for the Comet women, and the men swam their events since the entire Notre Dame team and DePauw men did not make the trip to Hillsdale due to the weather.
  • Swimming & diving teams split MIAA dual meets against Alma
    January 06, 2018
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams split Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association dual meets against Alma College today at the Upton Center Pool in Olivet.
  • Swimming & diving teams compete at A3 Carthage Classic
    December 02, 2017
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams competed at the three-day A3 Carthage Classic inside the Koenitzer Aquatic Center in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
  • Swim & dive teams beaten by Calvin in MIAA dual meet opener
    November 18, 2017
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams began the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association dual meet portion of their schedules with losses to Calvin College this afternoon at the Venema Aquatic Center in Grand Rapids.
  • Swimming & diving teams open season at MIAA Relays
    October 27, 2017
    The Olivet College men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams opened the 2017-18 season by participating in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association Relays hosted by Calvin College and inside the Venema Aquatic Center in Grand Rapids.
  • Brownell named head swimming and diving coach at Olivet College
    October 05, 2017
    Rob Brownell has been named head men’s and women’s swimming and diving coach at Olivet College, according to an announcement by Director of Athletics Ryan Shockey.