• Megan Thai wins SCIAC Diving Championship (3-Meter)
    February 17, 2019
    Freshman Megan Thai (Alhambra, Calif.) impressed Sunday, winning the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) 3-meter Diving Championships.
  • Senior Day Spoiled by Redlands and Cal Lutheran
    February 09, 2019
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team took part in their final regular season action this past Saturday hosting the University of Redlands (L, 176-108) and Cal Lutheran University (L, 148-117).
  • Poets battle rain, wind and Chapman
    February 02, 2019
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team battled the elements Saturday morning at the Slade Aquatic Center but couldn’t come away with a victory as they fell 167-104 to Chapman University.
  • Swimming & Diving named CSCAA Scholar All-American Selection
    January 23, 2019
    It was announced earlier today that the Whittier College men's and women's swimming & diving teams reached Scholar All-America status for the 2018 fall semester, as determined by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA). The Poets join more than 700 teams from 460 institutions in NCAA, NAIA, and NJCAA divisions to receive this distinction.
  • Whittier splits against Caltech and Mills
    January 19, 2019
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team pulled off a split Saturday morning beating Mills College 147-84 before falling to Caltech 158-95.
  • Becca Ayers named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
    January 14, 2019
    Senior diver Becca Ayers (La Habra, Calif.) was just named the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Diver of the Week in the 10th week of voting, announced by the conference office Monday.
  • Poets don’t back down in showdown with Athenas
    January 12, 2019
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team didn’t back down from a match-up with Claremont-M-S Saturday despite falling 231-43 at the Slade Aquatic Center.
  • Whittier Falls in Nail-Biter to La Verne 148-138
    November 17, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team fell in a heartbreaker Saturday morning as they dropped a tight 148-138 decision to the University of La Verne.
  • Whittier competes with Pomona-Pitzer and Occidental
    November 10, 2018
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team took part in their first tri-match of 2018-19 this past Saturday as they took on Pomona-Pitzer and Occidental at the Slade Aquatic Center. Following tough windy and smoky conditions, the Poets went 0-2 falling 172-73 to the Sagehens and 140-93 to Occidental.
  • Swim & Dive opens at Malibu Invite
    October 13, 2018
    The Whittier College Men’s & Women’s Swimming and Diving Teams hit the water for the first time this season against Div. I, Div. II, and Div. III competition at the Malibu Invite on the campus of Pepperdine University.
  • Women’s Swimming & Diving named CSCAA Scholar All-American Team
    June 20, 2018
    The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has named 710 teams to its Scholar All-America list for the Spring 2018 Semester. The teams represent 476 institutions from across all NCAA, NAIA and NJCAA Divisions. The CSCAA recognizes teams with the Scholar All-America Award for achieving a team GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Brooke Geske Makes History at NCAA Championships
    March 21, 2018
    Freshman Brooke Geske (San Pedro, Calif.) returned home after taking part in the NCAA Division III National Championships and what a four-day event she had making history for the Whittier College Swimming & Diving program.
  • Brooke Geske Qualifies for NCAA Div. III Championships
    March 02, 2018
    Freshman Brooke Geske (San Pedro, Calif.) continues to add to her already impressive first year resume as she qualified for the NCAA Division III National Championships in Swimming & Diving.
  • Brooke Geske named SCIAC Newcomer of the Year
    March 01, 2018
    After an impressive four days at the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championships for Swimming & Diving, freshman Brooke Geske (San Pedro, Calif.) was named the SCIAC Newcomer of the Year.
  • Brooke Geske wins 200 Back; Alexa Melara takes 2nd in 200 Breast
    February 24, 2018
    The final day of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Swimming & Diving Championships was ended on a high note for the Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team totaling 343 points, which placed them 7th in the final standings.
  • Brooke Geske wins 100 Back; 400 Medley Relay takes 3rd
    February 23, 2018
    It was moving day on Day 3 of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Swimming & Diving Championships.
  • Alexa Melara Wins 200 IM on Day 2 of SCIAC Championships
    February 22, 2018
    Records continued to fall on Day 2 of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Swimming & Diving Championships.
  • 200 Medley Relay Leads Poets on Day 1 of SCIAC Championships
    February 21, 2018
    The 200 Medley Relay team got things started for the Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving Team at the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championships.
  • Poets end regular season with match-up against Tigers
    February 10, 2018
    This past week, the Purple & Gold sent off their senior class, which included Anders Blomso (Shoreline, WA), Colin Fellezs (Mililani, HI), Robert Kaaret (Highland Park, IL), Aidan Tol (Tustin, Calif.), Trevor Tuma (Vashon Island, WA), Leimana Hassett (Lahaina, HI), Kayanna Heffner (Bend, OR), Maddie McMurray (Phnom Penh, Cambodia), and Erika Ngo (Alhambra, Calif.).
  • Poets put up fight with Redlands
    February 03, 2018
    The Whittier College Women's Swimming & Diving team welcomed back Senior Maddie McMurrary (Phnom Penh, Cambodia) this past weekend when they took on the Bulldogs of the University of Redlands, falling 137-89.
  • Poets take on Regals with limited numbers
    January 20, 2018
    The Whittier College Women's Swimming & Diving team fell to the Regals of Cal Lutheran University on Saturday, 159.5-54.5 with limited numbers.
  • Poets tough to beat in 2018; Roll Caltech 150-83
    January 13, 2018
    The Whittier College Women's Swimming & Diving team returned to the pool here in 2018 in impressive fashion with strong swims against the Beavers of Caltech, winning 150-83.
  • Poets top Biola 129-100; Ayers qualifies for Regionals
    December 09, 2017
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team was tested Saturday at the Lillian Slade Aquatic Center beating cross town rival Biola University in a non-conference bout 129-100.
  • Poets put up record breaking performances at Logger Invite
    December 01, 2017
    The Whittier College Women’s Swimming & Diving team was unlucky at the Logger Invite over the weekend forced to only take part in the prelims on the final day of competition despite putting up big numbers over the first two days due to late flights coming back from Tacoma, WA.
  • Poets split with Sagehens and Panthers in tri-meet
    November 18, 2017
    The Whittier College Women's Swimming & Diving team split their second tri-meet of the season, beating the Panthers of Chapman University 147-144 before falling to the Sagehens of Pomona-Pitzer 186-110.