Swimming

Men's Swimming Earns Academic Honor, Karlsson and Capano Take Wins at Pentathlon Exhibition

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SALISBURY, NC – The Catawba swim teams opened its 2008-09 season with a pair of scrimmages over the weekend.  On Friday, the teams competed in a pentathlon, swimming a 100 of each stroke then a 100 IM.  Freshman Mikael Karlsson (Norsborg, SWEDEN) claimed the win for the men, swimming a time of 4:28.19 and winning three of the events.  He edged freshman Christopher Stolt (Stockholm, SWEDEN) by seven tenths of a second.  Patrik Drakes (Stockholm, SWEDEN) was third in 4:34.72.  The women were led by senior Kira Capano (Waynesville, NC/Tuscola HS) with a time of 5:33.74.  She won three events to beat out sophomores Meredith Shultz (Richmond, VA), who had a time of 5:38.29, and Katie Huff (New London, NC/N. Stanly HS).

On Saturday the Blue men topped the White 94-80 and the Blue women claimed a 69-65 win.  Shultz won three events (200 fly, 200 breast, 500 free).  For the women, Capano claimed two wins (200 free, 200 back) along with freshman Kat Kearney (Wilmington, NC/New Hanover HS), who won the 50 and 100 free.  On the men’s side, Drakes claimed wins in the 200 breast, 200 IM and 200 back.  Alex Walpole (Colorado Springs, CO/Cheyenne Mountain HS) took wins in the 200 and 500 free. 

Drakes was recently named as an honorable mention to the CSCAA Spring All-Academic Team with a 3.50 GPA, while majoring in business.  The men, as a team, earned academic honors with a 3.03 GPA.  The Indians were one of only dozen schools to earn the honor.

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April 3

Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble - Day 1 (Tennessee National GC)

Tennis (W) @ JC Smith 9-0

Softball @ Newberry 5-2

Tennis (M) @ JC Smith 8-1

Softball @ Newberry 3-5

Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 11-9

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April 4

Golf (M) @ Tennessee Rumble - Day 2 (Tennessee National GC) 10th of 16

Tennis (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 4-5

Tennis (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-6

Baseball vs. North Greenville (Flour Field) 5-6

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April 6

Tennis (M) vs. MARS HILL 8-1

Tennis (W) vs. MARS HILL 9-0

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 18-12

Lacrosse (M) vs. LIMESTONE 11-12

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April 8

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)

Softball @ Anderson 1-2

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

Softball @ Anderson 0-4

Baseball vs. NEWBERRY 8-6

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April 9

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC)

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April 10

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Cobbs Glen GC) 10th of 11

Baseball vs. MOUNT OLIVE 13-9

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April 11

Softball vs WINGATE 3-4

Tennis (M) @ Coker 1-8

Tennis (W) @ Coker 4-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 9-14

Softball vs WINGATE 2-4

Lacrosse (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 11-20

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April 12

Tennis (M) vs. SHAW 5-4

Tennis (W) vs. SHAW 7-2

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April 13

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3-6

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April 14

Track/Field @ Phoenix Invitational

Football Spring Blue/White Game

Lacrosse (M) @ Queens 10-18

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 8-9

Lacrosse (W) @ Queens 10-16

Baseball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 13-12

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April 15

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Woodcreek CC)

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 2 p.m.

Softball vs LANDER, ccd. 4 p.m.

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April 16

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Woodcreek CC)

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April 17

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Woodcreek CC) 9th of 11

Softball @ Coker 2-3

Softball @ Coker 1-4

Baseball vs. BARTON 16-10

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April 19

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 1)

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April 20

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 2) M-9th; W-10th

Baseball @ Wingate 2-8

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April 21

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 0-5

Softball vs CARSON-NEWMAN 3-2

Baseball @ Wingate 9-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. TUSCULUM 13-11

Baseball @ Wingate 7-3

Lacrosse (M) vs. TUSCULUM 14-10

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April 24

Lacrosse (M) @ Queens (SAC Tourn. - 1st Round) 12-21

Lacrosse (W) vs. LINCOLM MEMORIAL (SAC Tourn. - 1st Round) 18-10

Baseball vs. UNC PEMBROKE, ccd. 5 p.m.

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April 27

Baseball TBA @ SAC Tournament noon

Softball vs. Coker (SAC Tournament) 3 p.m.

Lacrosse (W) vs. Queens (SAC Tournament - Semifinals) 7 p.m.

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April 28

Softball @ SAC Tournament

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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April 29

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

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April 30

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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