Three records fall; one tied for the Friars at the BIG EAST Championships
The Friars notched 27 first-place finishes in 32 events.
28 Friars have now met BIG EAST Qualifying Standards this season.
166 Friars named to 2011-12 BIG EAST All-Academic Team
Sam Schlich and John Fatigati are this season's Most Valuable Student-Athletes.
As a Senior: Collected 66.75 points and two first-place finishes on the season ... Swam the fifth-fastest 1650y freestyle all-time for the Friars, finishing in 18:04.97 ... Competed in the 200y freestyle, 500y freestyle and the 1650y freestyle at the BIG EAST Championships ... Collected 252.25 points in her career. As a Junior: Collected 69.00 points and two first-place finishes in a win against Holy Cross in the 500y freestyle (5:23.52) and the 1000y freestyle (11:01.53)...Winner of the Clara Lamore Walker Most Improved Female Athlete Award... As a Sophomore: Scored 28.50 points...Middle-to-long-distance freestyle specialist...Competed mostly at the 100, 200, 400 and 500 free...Swam a season-best time of 5:24.98 in the 500y free on December 3, 2010 at the Harold Anderson Invitational.
High School: Member of the varsity swimming team all four years while at Kingswood-Oxford...Named Most Improved in 2007...Received "The Swimming Award" in her senior season...Also a member of the varsity track (four years) and soccer teams (two years)...Earned cum laude...Member of Peer Mentors and Senior Advisors.
Personal: Born August 22, 1991...Daughter of Felice and Matthew Colliton...Has one brother, Brendan, and one sister, Mary...Mother is a 1981 graduate of PC...Biochemistry major.
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Men's Swimming Takes Down...
The Swimming and Diving program recognizes all eleven of its seniors for all that they have done for the program over the duration of their careers at...
Swimming and Diving Edged...
Katherine Fallon was dominant, taking first place in all three of her individual events to earn 27 points for the Friars
Men's Swimming Topped By...
Providence Men's Swimming and Diving drops first meet of the new year 135-66 at Villanova
Men take 2nd, Women take 4th...
Men dominate the 200-yard freestyle, taking first through sixth place to earn maximum points
Swimming And Diving Teams...
In the second home meet of the year, Providence College hosted the Iona College Gaels swimming and diving team at Taylor Natatorium in Providence, R.I. The...
Former Friar Tim Welsh ̵...
Welsh previously coached the men’s swim team at Notre Dame and has accepted a position in the Western Civilization Program at Providence College
Record Breaking Day in...
Lauren Zawacki and Patrick Brannigan both broke Providence College records in women's and men's 50-meter freestyle
Women's Swim Topped by Rhode...
Strong performances from Freshman, Lauren Zawacki and Abbie Bigham, not enough to lift Friars over URI