The men’s team takes first place, while Katie Fallon sets three school records.
The Friars lost to the Rams in their Pink Out meet, 156-104.
Katie Fallon takes three first place finishes in the Friars’ loss to the Pirates.
The women's team defeats Iona, while the men's team were defeated.
Eight women and eight men qualified for the BIG EAST Championships.
As a junior: Collected 159.25 points on the season, third-highest on the team … Swam the sixth-fastest 100y backstroke (59.51) and the eighth-fastest 100y freestyle (53.35) all-time … Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 100y freestyle, 200y freestyle, 100y backstroke, and as part of the 200y freestyle, 400y freestyle, 800y freestyle, and 200y medley relays … Competed in the BIG EAST finals in the 100y backstroke (59.51), finishing 13th … Closes out this season with 455 career points, ranking 23rd all-time. As a Sophomore: Collected 189.25 points on the season ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 50y freestyle, 100y freestyle, 200y freestyle and as part of the 200y freestyle relay, 400y freestyle relay, 800y freestyle relay and the 200y medley relay ... Competed in the BIG EAST finals in the 100y freestyle, tying for 14th place (53.83), and in the 200y freestyle, earning eighth (1:55.11). As a Freshman: Finished seventh on the team with 106.50 points ... Earned a first-place finish in the 100m freestyle in a win over Brandeis, finishing in 1:02.28 ... Swam a personal-best in the 100y freestyle (55.30) and the 200y freestyle (1:57.19) at the BIG EAST Championships ... Winner of The O'Neill Family Award ... Qualified for the BIG EAST Championships in the 100y freestyle, 200y freestyle, 500y freestyle while participating in the 400y freestyle relay.
High School: Earned four varsity letters in swimming and two in lacrosse while at Sandwich...Captained the swim team in 2011 and her Cape Cod YMCA Mako Swim Team from 2010-2012...Two-time team MVP and four year All-Star...Holds four school records in the 200 freestyle, 100 freestyle, 200 freestyle relay and 400 freestyle relay...National Honor Society member.
Personal: Born August 4, 1994...Daughter of Matthew and Diane O'Connell...has one sister, Kayleigh, a graduate of Stonehill College and one brother, Matthew, a junior at Bentley...Health policy and management major.
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Swimming And Diving Earns...
The Providence College Friars women’s swimming and diving team earned its first BIG EAST victory against the Butler University Bulldogs. The Friars...
Swimming And Diving Defeated...
The Providence College swimming and diving teams hosted Seton Hall on Saturday Oct. 31. The Friar men and women were defeated by scores of 183-92 and 177-104...
Swimming And Diving Defeated...
The Providence College Friars took on the Bryant University Bulldogs in Smithfield R.I. on Oct. 23. The Friars’ men and women were both defeated by...
Fallon Named BIG EAST Female...
Sophomore Katherine Fallon (Warren, N.J.) was named BIG EAST Female Swimming & Diving Athlete of the Week on Tuesday, Oct. 20. Fallon took two first place...
Swimming And Diving Compete ...
The Providence College men’s and women’s swimming and diving team competed in the New England Catholic Invite hosted by Boston College in Newton,...
Swimming And Diving...
Providence College swimming and diving opened their season at Taylor Natatorium on Saturday, Oct. 10 against the Iona College Gaels. The women’s team...
Providence Leads The Region&...
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Men's And Women's...
The Providence College men's and women's swimming and diving programs have earned national recognition for high achievement in the classroom. The College...