The Daily Northwestern

Women’s Swimming: Wildcats beat Fighting Illini despite winning fewer races

Alex Lederman, Assistant Sports Editor

October 20, 2014

Swimming and Diving Northwestern dove into its 2014-15 season Friday with a 160-140 win over Illinois at the Norris Aquatics Center. The Wildcats kicked off the tournament with second- and third-place finishes in the 200-y...

Women’s Swimming: Cats finish strong at elite championship meet

Kendra Mayer, Reporter

February 23, 2014

The Big Ten Championship last week highlighted Northwestern's perseverance in the face of elite competition. The Cats placed 10th out of 12 teams in the last meet of the 2013-14 regular season, which brought some of the nation’s...

Women’s Swimming: Two relays behind them, Wildcats start individual events in Big Tens

Kendra Mayer, Reporter

February 19, 2014

Northwestern starts its individual events of the Big Ten Championships on Thursday having trooped through an intense dual meet season to reach this climax of NCAA swimming, which is hosted at Minneapolis from Feb. 19-22. The...

Women’s Swimming: Wildcats get revenge on Hawkeyes in final in-season matchup

Kendra Mayer, Reporter

February 2, 2014

Northwestern rallied for an exciting victory over rival Iowa on Saturday, staking its claim as a tough contender at the upcoming Big Ten Championships. After the first session of the two-day meet, the Wildcats trailed the...

Women’s Swimming: Shamrock Invitational pits Wildcats against big rivals

Kendra Mayer, Reporter

January 29, 2014

Notre Dame will host Northwestern and Iowa in South Bend, Ind., this weekend for two days of fierce prelims and final competition. The Hawkeyes are a close rival of the Wildcats, having claimed narrow victories the past t...