Jan. 6, 2014
Tickets are now on sale for both the Big Ten and NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships. Both meets will be held at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center.
All-session tickets for each meet are currently on sale at mygophersports.com. Single-session tickets will be on sale at a later date, if available. The Big Ten Championships run Feb. 19-22, while the NCAA Championships take place March 20-22.
The Golden Gopher women’s swimming and diving team won the Big Ten title last season, also at the Aquatic Center. Minnesota went on to finish 10th at the NCAA Championships.
The Aquatic Center hosted both the men’s Big Ten and NCAA Championships in 2011. The facility has been home to several previous Big Ten and NCAA meets, as well as USA Swimming events like the Minneapolis Grand Prix.
Bacon, Siwicki Compete in National Events
The Gophers had representation and USA Diving and USA Swimming events over the weekend.
Purdy Named Head Coach at Youngstown State
The longtime Gophers assistant was on staff for five women's Big Ten Championship team victories.
Gideon Louw Promoted to Associate Head Coach
Gophers sprinters have flourished under Louw's tutelage. He will take on additional roles this year.