2013-14 Albion College Women's Swimming & Diving

  • Britons Celebrate Academic Performance
    June 30, 2014
    Amy Bell and Claire VanRaaphorst gained MIAA Academic Honor Roll awards for the fourth time as the women's swimming & diving team achieved MIAA Team GPA recognition
  • Swimmers Reflect On Record-Breaking Season
    February 27, 2014
    Albion swimmers Brian Fiorillo, Anna Hargrove, Brad Melpolder, and Lindy Williams reflect on the 2013-2014 season and the progress the program has made in Jake Taber’s two years as head coach.
  • Hargrove Gains Another All-MIAA Award
    February 21, 2014
    Anna Hargrove has been placed on the all-Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association women’s swimming & diving team for the second year in a row
  • Strong Finish
    February 15, 2014
    Albion sent two women to championship races in the 200-yard backstroke and 200 butterfly on the final night of the MIAA Championships.
  • 'It Was A Gutsy Swim'
    February 14, 2014
    Anna Hargrove defended her MIAA title in the 100-yard backstroke Friday, but it was a close race
  • Hargrove Improves School Record
    February 13, 2014
    Anna Hargrove lowered the school record in the 50 freestyle to 24.16 seconds during the Swimming & Diving MIAA Championships
  • MIAA Championships Underway
    February 12, 2014
    Albion finished fourth in the women’s 800 freestyle relay in the opening session of the MIAA Championships.
  • Rolling Up Points
    January 31, 2014
    Amy Bell, Anna Hargrove, Julie Okorn and Kylene Slocum won two events apiece to power Albion past Olivet in a MIAA women's swimming & diving dual meet
  • Steavenson Wins 500 Freestyle On Senior Day
    January 18, 2014
    Laura Steavenson won the 500-yard freestyle in her final home meet, but Hope defeated Albion, 182-116, in the dual meet
  • Hargrove, Okorn Lead Albion Swimmers At Calvin
    January 11, 2014
    Anna Hargrove and Julie Okorn led Albion to a runner-up team finish in the Calvin Invitational
  • Britons Win Two Individual Events
    January 10, 2014
    Julie Okorn and Anna Hargrove won individual events during the first session of the Calvin College Invitational
  • Swimming Mid-Season Report
    December 20, 2013
    Albion College swimming coach Jake Taber said the 2013-2014 season is off to a good start. He added the Britons will continue to put work in every day and take expectations for the second half of the season a day at a time.
  • Hargrove Improves Backstroke Record
    December 07, 2013
    Anna Hargrove improved her school record in the 100 backstroke as Albion finished third in the Carthage Winter Classic
  • Hargrove Achieves 200 Back Records
    December 06, 2013
    Anna Hargorve achieved school and meet records in the 200-yard backstroke in winning the event on the first day of the Carthage Winter Classic
  • Hargrove Improves On School Freestyle Record
    November 24, 2013
    Anna Hargrove completed the 100-yard freestyle in 52.99 seconds during the University of Michigan Open
  • Van Raaphorst Reflects On London Internship
    November 21, 2013
    An English and communication studies major may seem an unlikely intern for a tech start-up, but Claire Van Raaphorst, '14, tells a different story.
  • Hargrove Continues Remarkable Season
    November 18, 2013
    Anna Hargrove is being honored as the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association’s Athlete of the Week in women's swimming & diving for the second time in three weeks
  • Women's Swim Team Rides Wave Of Momentum
    November 16, 2013
    Anna Hargrove won three individual events and swam on the winning medley relay as Albion earned victories over Alma and Alderson Broaddus
  • Hargrove, Bell Win Multiple Events In Dual Meet Win
    November 15, 2013
    Anna Hargrove was a part of first-place performances in 3 events and Amy Bell won the diving events as Albion defeated Alderson Broddus
  • Hargrove, Russell Shine In Women's Swimming & Diving Meet
    November 08, 2013
    Anna Hargrove defeated all opponents in the backstroke and Julia Russell added first place points in both diving events in meets against Hillsdale and Tiffin
  • Hargrove Swims Away With MIAA Award
    November 04, 2013
    Anna Hargrove won the 100-yard backstroke and 100-yard freestyle in the dual meet at Kalamazoo
  • Hargrove Wins Two Events In Swimming Meet
    November 02, 2013
    Anna Hargrove won the 100 backstroke and 100 freestyle in the women's swimming & diving dual meet at Kalamazoo
  • Hargrove, Okorn Lead Women's Swimmers
    October 26, 2013
    Anna Hargrove and Julie Okorn combined for 44 points as the women’s swimming & diving team opened the dual meet portion of the season against Calvin
  • Swimmers Launch Season
    October 19, 2013
    Coach Jake Taber was eager to see the Britons' young swimmers race in the MIAA Relays
  • Swimming & Diving Program To Dedicate New Scoreboard
    October 09, 2013
    Albion will celebrate the successful fundraising effort for a scoreboard and timing system Oct. 26. Betty Beese, a professor emerita of physical education, provided a major gift that helped complete funding for the display unit.
  • Swimming & Diving Preview
    October 02, 2013
    Brian Fiorillo and Julie Okorn, two of Albion's captains, talk about the expectations for the 2013-2014 season. The season begins Oct. 19 with the MIAA Relays.