Sat Oct 14
12:00 pm
at Kenyon Swimming Relays 2nd Place
in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Oct 14
12:00 pm
Denison Diving Relays
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Oct 21
1:00 pm
Eastern Michigan L, 184.5-115.5
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Nov 03
6:00 pm
at Ohio State
in Columbus, Ohio
Sat Nov 04
1:00 pm
Xavier
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Nov 11
10:00 am
at Kenyon
in Gambier, Ohio
Thu Nov 30
10:30 am / 6:30 pm
at Miami Invitational
in Oxford, Ohio
Fri Dec 01
10:30 am / 6:30 pm
at Miami Invitational
in Oxford, Ohio
Sat Dec 02
10:30 am / 6:30 pm
at Miami Invitational
in Oxford, Ohio
Mon Jan 15
at IUPUI
in Indianapolis, Ind.
Fri Jan 19
6:00 pm
at Pittsburgh
Sat Jan 20
1:00 pm
at Johns Hopkins
in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Jan 20
1:00 pm
at Carnegie Mellon
in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Feb 03
10:00 am
Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Wed Feb 14
6:30 pm
NCAC Championship
in Granville, Ohio
Thu Feb 15
10:30 am / 6:30 pm
NCAC Championship
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Feb 16
10:30 am / 6:30 pm
NCAC Championship
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Feb 17
10:30 am / 6:30 pm
NCAC Championship
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Feb 24
12:30 pm
at Kenyon Invitational
in Gambier, Ohio
Fri Mar 02
at NCAA Diving Regional
Location is TBA
Sat Mar 03
at NCAA Diving Regional
Location is TBA
Wed Mar 21
10:00 am / 6:00 pm
at NCAA Division III Championship
in Indianapolis, Ind.
Thu Mar 22
10:00 am / 6:00 pm
at NCAA Division III Championship
in Indianapolis, Ind.
Fri Mar 23
10:00 am / 6:00 pm
at NCAA Division III Championship
in Indianapolis, Ind.
Sat Mar 24
10:00 am / 6:00 pm
at NCAA Division III Championship
in Indianapolis, Ind.
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Denison third after day one at NCAA's

Alyssa Swanson reacts after her third-place finish in the 500 free.
Alyssa Swanson reacts after her third-place finish in the 500 free.

Through five events at the 2013 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championship in Shenandoah, Texas, Denison sits in third place with 92 points.  The Big Red posted at least one top-eight finish in all five events on the first night from the Conroe ISD Natatorium.

Defending national champion, Emory University, leads the meet with 151.5 points.  Kenyon College sits in second-place with 104 points while Williams trails the Big Red by just one half point heading into day two of the four-day championship.

Senior Alyssa Swanson started off the meet with a bronze finish in the 500 free, touching in 4:52.69.  The time was nearly a four second improvement over her 11th place finish in the event last year.  The third-place finish marked Swanson's 18th career All-America certificate.

Another third-place finish was logged by sophomore Michelle Howell in the 200 individual medley.  Howell broke the previous school record (2:03.63) set by Kate Rich in 2009 with her time of 2:02.30 in morning prelims.  In Wednesday's championship final, Howell improved her time, hitting the wall in 2:01.99.  In the consolation final, Natalie Lugg placed third, good for an 11th place overall finish after a time of 2:06.06.

Kelly Frazier In the 3-meter dive competition, first-year Kelly Frazier qualified for the championship final after a seventh-place finish in afternoon preliminaries.  In the finals, Frazier posted an 11-dive score of 468.35 that landed her in sixth-place overall.  Kenyon first-year Maria Zarka won the event national title with a score of 514.25.  Frazier will also compete in Friday's 1-meter board.

Another rookie was shining bright on Wednesday night as sprint freestyler Ashley Yearwood qualified for the championship final after her time of 23.43.  In the final, Yearwood posted a time of 23.73 that placed her in eighth place while earning 11 points toward the Big Red's cause.

The final event of the night was the 200 medley relay and DU checked into the final with the fourth-fastest time in the field. After the championship heat, that is exactly where DU would wind up.  The foursome of Maddie Armitage, Lugg, Yearwood, and Morgan Nuess finished in 1:43.57, equaling its fourth place finish from a year ago.

Denison will be back in the pool on Thursday morning as preliminaries in the 200 free relay, 400 IM, 100 fly, 200 free, and 400 medley relay begin at 11 a.m. EST.