2019-20 Swimming and Diving Headlines

  • Nemivant Claims NEWMAC Women's Diver of the Week Honors For Third Time This Season
    January 21, 2020
    South Hadley, Mass. - January 21, 2020 - Following an impressive performance for the Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team this past weekend, senior Samantha Nemivant (Scottsdale, Ariz.) was once again recognized as the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Diver of the Week, announced by the conference offices on Tuesday morning.
  • Swimming and Diving Finishes Third Overall at MHC Invitational
    January 19, 2020
    South Hadley, Mass. - January 19, 2020 - The Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team wrapped up competition at the MHC Invitational, a two-day meet hosted at the MHC Natatorium on Saturday and Sunday. The Lyons took third overall with a total of 767 points.
  • Bliss and Nemivant Claim Victories in Opening Session of MHC Invitational
    January 18, 2020
    South Hadley, Mass. - January 18, 2020 - Behind individual victories from Ashton Bliss (Yorktown, Va.) and Samantha Nemivant (Scottsdale, Ariz.), the Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team put forth an impressive effort during the first session of the MHC Invitational featuring Wellesley, Smith, Merrimack and Western New England.
  • Divers Win Both Boards in Swimming and Diving Tri-Meet With Trinity and Vassar
    January 14, 2020
    Poughkeepsie, N.Y. - January 14, 2020 - The Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team traveled to Poughkeepsie, N.Y. on Tuesday and took on Vassar College and Trinity College in a tri-meet hosted at Kresge Pool.
  • Swimming and Diving Competes Against Clark and Wheaton in First Home Meet of 2020
    January 10, 2020
    South Hadley, Mass. - January 10, 2020 - The Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team hosted its first meet of 2020 at the MHC Natatorium on Friday afternoon, as the Lyons welcomed New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) foes Clark University and Wheaton College to campus.
  • Nemivant Collects NEWMAC Women's Diver of the Week Honors For Second Time This Season
    December 09, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - December 9, 2019 - For the second time during the 2019-20 season, senior Samantha Nemivant (Scottsdale, Ariz.) of the Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team has been recognized for her performances by the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC), as she was named the conference's Women's Diver of the Week, announced on Monday afternoon.
  • Swimming and Diving Finishes Fifth at RIT's Don Richards Invitational; Nemivant Wins Both Diving Competitions
    December 07, 2019
    Rochester, N.Y. - December 7, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team finished fifth overall out of seven teams competing at the Don Richards Invitational, a two-day meet hosted at the Rochester Institute of Technology on Friday and Saturday.
  • Swimming and Diving Suffers Setback Versus Wellesley
    November 23, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - November 23, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team fell for the first time this season, as the Lyons dropped a decision to New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) foe Wellesley, 198-97, on Saturday afternoon at the MHC Natatorium.
  • Mukulu Collects NEWMAC Women's Co-Swimmer of the Week Honors
    November 18, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - November 18, 2019 - Junior Tamara Mukulu (Nairobi, Kenya) of the Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving program was honored for her impressive peformance this past weekend, earning New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Co-Swimmer of the Week honors, announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
  • Swimming and Diving Cruises Past Westfield State, 160-133
    November 16, 2019
    Westfield, Mass. - November 16, 2019 - Led by a pair of wins from Tamara Mukulu (Nairobi, Kenya), Erin Schrama (Taunton, Mass.) and Katie Kolozsvari (Danville, Ind.), the Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team won 10 out of the 16 events versus host Westfield State en route to a 160-133 victory on Saturday afternoon at Ely Pool. 
  • Swimming and Diving Edges University of New England, 132-128
    November 09, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - November 9, 2019 - Competing inside the MHC Natatorium for the first time this season, the Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team used a first and third-place finish in the final relay to edge the University of New England, 132-128, on Saturday afternoon.
  • Nemivant Receives NEWMAC Women's Diver of the Week Honors Following Season Opener
    October 28, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - October 28, 2019 - Senior Samantha Nemivant (Scottsdale, Ariz.) of the Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team opened the 2019-20 season with an impressive performance at the Smith College Relays, as she earned New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Women's Diver of the Week honors, announced by the conference offices on Monday afternoon.
  • Swimming and Diving Opens 2019-20 Season at Smith College Relays
    October 26, 2019
    Northampton, Mass. - October 26, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College swimming and diving team opened the 2019-20 campaign on Saturday afternoon, as the Lyons competed at the Smith College Relays in Northampton.