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Swim and dive closes season at NCAA championship

Saturday, March 19, 2016 9:11 PM

Emma Paulson’s victory in the women’s 200 backstroke capped off the St. Thomas swim and dive team’s season on Saturday night.

Tommies back in pool

Thursday, March 17, 2016 8:46 PM

The St. Thomas swim and dive team was in action for the second day in a row Thursday at the NCAA championships.

Paulson leads Tommies at NCAA championships, wins 50 Freestyle

Wednesday, March 16, 2016 8:16 PM
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Junior Emma Paulson led the way for the St. Thomas swim and dive team Wednesday at the Division III NCAA championships in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Sports in :60 – March 10, 2016

Thursday, March 10, 2016 11:26 AM
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This is Sports in :60 for March 10, 2016.

The Locker Room with Scott Blanchard – Feb. 25, 2016

Friday, February 26, 2016 9:18 AM

Coach Scott Blanchard, Emma Paulson and Mike Lanz join sports editor Jesse Krull in The Locker Room.

Women’s swimming and diving takes its first MIAC title

Sunday, February 21, 2016 9:41 AM
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Freshman Katelyn Strauss helped the St. Thomas women’s swimming and diving team claim its first-ever conference title Saturday.

Freshman breaks 25-year-old school swim record

Friday, February 19, 2016 10:31 AM
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St. Thomas freshman Katelyn Strauss broke a 25-year-old school record in the 500-yard freestyle during session 2 of the MIAC Championships Thursday night at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center.

St. Thomas wins most championships in MIAC history

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 10:53 PM
Seniors Tara Baago, Paige Baldwin and Dani Lobejko of the St. Thomas women's hockey team hold the conference title plaque. The women's hockey team was one of six winter sports teams that won the MIAC championship. (Andrew Brinkmann/TommieMedia)

Out of the 12 conference titles up for grabs this winter, St. Thomas won nine of them. These included six conference championships out of the eight winter sports.

MIAC roundup: Postseason awards

Monday, March 23, 2015 11:09 PM
Center Maggie Weiers drives the paint in the playoff game against Hope College March 13. Weiers earned earned Second-Team All-America honors, averaging 12.3 points and 7.9 rebounds per game. (Jake Remes/TommieMedia)

Ten St. Thomas athletes earned First-Team All-America honors, and six others earned Second-Team or Honorable Mention recognition.

7 swimming and diving athletes earn All-America honors

Sunday, March 22, 2015 9:25 PM
Senior Emily Punyko surfaces for a breath while swimming the 200 medley relay at last year's MIAC Championships. Punyko was recognized as an Honorable Mention for her role in this year's 200 free relay at the NCAA Championships. (Christina Theodoroff/TommieMedia)

Junior Mike Lanz and sophomore Emma Paulson each earned First-Team All-America honors in two events, while five other swimmers earned Honorable Mention recognition.

The Locker Room with swimming, diving teams – Feb. 26, 2015

Thursday, February 26, 2015 10:38 PM
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Diver Mel Brothers and swimmers Mike Lanz and Tom Osmolak joined senior reporter Baihly Warfield in The Locker Room to talk about the recent MIAC Championships. 

Swimming and diving places 1st, 2nd in MIAC Championships

Sunday, February 22, 2015 10:34 PM
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The St. Thomas men’s swimming and diving team claimed the team crown at the 2015 MIAC Championships this weekend, and the women’s team finished in second place behind Gustavus.

Hour of Power raises cancer awareness

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 11:10 PM
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The St. Thomas swim team joined other teams to raise awareness and donations for cancer research in honor of former Carleton swim captain Edward Mullin.

Swimming, diving teams compete in weekend meets

Monday, November 10, 2014 10:35 PM
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The St. Thomas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams competed against both Carleton and St. Olaf this weekend.

Talented swimming and diving teams take to the pool

Thursday, November 6, 2014 10:38 PM
Emily Punyko distances herself from other swimmers in the 200 medley relay last season. St. Thomas starts the season Nov. 7. (Christina Theodoroff/TommieMedia)

When the St. Thomas men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams begin their season Friday, a new coach will be at the helm for the Tommies.