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Illinois swimming wraps up regular season with a loss to Arkansas

By Drake Pena

January 31, 2016

The Illinois swimming and diving team ended its dual season with its toughest opponent to date.No. 22 Arkansas has been strong all season long. The Razorbacks ended their season with a 9-1 record in the SEC — a conference that has 10 of its 14 schools ranked in the top-25 teams in the country, ...

Illinois swimming and diving off to a hot start

By Drake Pena

December 9, 2015

By Drake PenaStaff writerExpectations were tempered for the Illinois swimming and diving team this season after losing arguably the best swimmer in the school’s history, Alison Mengss.Head coach Sue Novitskyss acknowledged the fact that it would take time and that replacing Meng would take a true team effort from her cur...

Illinois swimming and diving prepare for intra-squad meet

Illinois swimming and diving prepare for intra-squad meet

By Drake Pena

September 21, 2015

Head Illinois swimming and diving coach Sue Novitsky will finally get an opportunity to gauge how her team’s hours of practice and summer swim schedules helped her players in the teams’ first intra-squad meet on Oct. 2.The Illini will compete against each other at the ARC pool, their home arena and...