Swim teams host Minnesota Saturday
GRAND FORKS, N.D.-- The University of North Dakota swimming and diving teams are set to host the University of Minnesota for men's amd women's duals here at the Hyslop Pool Saturday afternoon. The meet is slated to get underway at noon with the diving competitions beginning at 11:00 a.m.
WATCH IT LIVE
UNDsports.com will have a free video webcast available for Saturday's home dual with Minnesota. Catch the diving portion beginning at 11:00 a.m. with the meet to follow at noon. Matt Schill will provide commentary. Watch it here.
If you can't make it to Hyslop or watch the webcast, you can still follow along with live results on desktop or mobile. The meet will be available on the MeetMobile app. Download it for free in the Google Play store or iTunes store. The live results can be found here.
Following a weekend off, UND will travel to Evanston, Ill. for the three-day Northwestern Invite, Nov. 22-24.
The North Dakota women split duals with Nebraska Omaha and host Kansas last Saturday afternoon. UND defeated the Mavericks, 201-98 and fell to the Jayhawks 229.5-70.5.
The UND women's team comes into Saturday with a 4-1 dual meet record. Those four wins are the most among any Western Athletic Conference team in the early going.
The UND men are 3-0 on the season entering Saturday's dual with Minnesota. North Dakota has been off since an Oct. 18 win at South Dakota (172-125).
Several UND swimmers appear in the top five of the WAC's top times so far this season. Here's a look at some of the top performances:
4. Courtney Funk 50 free 24.19
4. Erin Grabanski 100 back 58.12
4. Kristin Ainsworth 200 back 2:05.57
5. Kristin Ainsworth 400 IM 4:42.66
1. Rick Eberle 3M dive 328.05
3. Rick Eberle 1M dive 300.55
3. Austin Smith 100 breast 56.68
4. Noah Lucas 500 free 4:37.08
Extras for the North Dakota fan
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Archived Meet 11-7-15: Swimming and Diving vs Minnesota
Archived Meet 10-17-15: UND vs SDSU
Recap: Swimming vs SDSU 10-17-15
Post 10-3-15: Maiello, Strom
Post 10-2-15: Maiello
Recap 2-26-15: WAC Day 2
Preview 2-25-15: WAC Day 1 Finals Preview
2015 Swimming and Diving - WAC Championships hype video
Preview 2-23-13: UND men and WAC Championships