MINNEAPOLIS – The University of Minnesota swimming and diving squads unofficially opened up their 2017-18 campaign with the annual alumni meet and Minnesota Aquatics Hall of Fame induction, on Friday Sept. 29. A pair of inductees were honored, while current and former Golden Gophers shared the pool for exhibition events.
David Plummer and Haley Spencer were officially welcomed into the Aquatics Hall of Fame in a pool deck ceremony. Each were presented with a trophy commemorating the honor. Click here to read more about this year’s inductees’ accomplishments.
The Gophers’ first official meet of the season will be Saturday, Oct. 8 as they face off against Florida State in Tallahassee, Fla.
Gophers in the Polls: Oct. 11
The University of Minnesota continues to represent at a high level as multiple Golden Gopher teams achieved national rankings this week.
Gophers Open Up Season with Split of Florida State
The No. 21 Golden Gopher men’s swim and diving team fell short of an upset over No. 20. Florida State falling 179-121.
Gophers Announce Captains for 2017-18 Campaign
The squad will be under the leadership of first year captains Alan LeBlang, Conner McHugh, and Jan Hansen.