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Men's Swimming and Diving Team Wins 3rd Straight SCAC Championship, Women Finish Second

February 11, 2007

mteamchampionsmall.jpgFebruary 11, 2007, Greencastle, Ind. - "The DePauw men's swimming and diving team established a conference record with 1,055 points and, in turn, claimed the largest margin of victory in winning its third straight Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference championship," notes a story at the Web site of Swimming World magazine. At the event, held in Crawfordsville, Trinity's women captured their fourth consecutive title, while "DePauw was the runner-up with 774.5 points," adds the report. 2007 swimmers of year.jpg

"DePauw's Rob Alexander was named the SCAC Male Swimmer of the Year after claiming firsts in the 50-yard freestyle, 100 butterfly and 100 free. His 50 and 100 free performances were NCAA automatic qualifiying times with the 100 time also establishing a conference record. His 100 fly time also was an NCAA provisional swim... DePauw's Katie Doogan was named the Female Swimmer of the Year for the second time in the last three years... Doogan won the 200- and 400-yard individual medley in SCAC record and NCAA provisional times in addition to taking the 200 backstroke title with a provisional time."

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