Lynx Swimming & Diving

November 23, 2015
Lynx swimming & diving take to the pool at Phoenix Fall Classic; Ashby, Tibbetts set school records

Chicago, IL – The Lincoln College men’s and women’s swimming and diving team spent the weekend at the 6th annual Phoenix Fall Classic held at the University of Chicago.

November 9, 2015
LC Swimmers get 13 wins at Millikin Dual

Decatur, IL – The men’s and women’s swimming team traveled to Decatur, IL for a dual with Millikin University and Quincy University.  The men defeated Millikin 96-53 while the women also took down Millikin 95-83 but came up just short against Quincy 85-84.  The men came away with nine wins on the night while the women won four events.  Winners for the Lynx included:

200-Yard Medley Relay – Logan McDanel (East Moline, IL); Paul Elisa (Suva, Fiji), Ty Ament (Maple Park, IL), Ben Abrams (Bloomington, IL) – 1:44.93
1000 Yard Freestyle – Ian Herzog (Lincoln, IL) – 11:44.04
200 Yard IM – Brosnan Erbsleben (Nandi, Fiji) – 2:27.89
50 Yard Freestyle – Logan McDanel – 22.57
100 Yard Butterfly – Ty Ament – 58.10
100 Yard Freestyle – Ben Abrams – 53.61
100 Yard Backstroke – Logan McDanel – 55.84
100 Yard Breaststroke – Paul Elisa – 1:05.20
200 Yard Freestyle Relay – Ty Ament; Brosnan Erbsleben; Ben Abrams; Paul Elisa – 1:35.67

100 Yard Butterfly – Tibbets Taylor (West Branch, MI) – 1:02.53
100 Yard Freestyle – Aunyx Ashby (Arora, CO) – 56.58
500 Yard Freestyle – Christina Vance (Glen Carbon, IL) – 5:41.94
200 Yard Freestyle Relay – Madi Ewald (Lincoln, IL); Madison Westhoff (Bloomington, IL); Christina Vance; Aunyx Ashby – 1:45.18

The team will take the pool on November 20-22 at the Phoenix FallClassic at the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL.

October 26, 2015
LC Swimming & Diving Drop Scrimmage at University of Missouri-St. Louis


May 7, 2015
Jordan Named Head Men’s & Women’s Swimming & Diving Coach at Lincoln College

Lincoln, IL – The Lincoln College Athletic Department has named Johnathon Jordan as their next head coach for men’s and women’s swimming and diving at Lincoln College.

March 20, 2015
LC Swimming & Diving Team Members Earn All-American Status at NJCAA National Championships

On March 4th – 7th, the Men’s and Women’s Swimming & Diving teams competed at the NJCAA National Championships in Buffalo, NY.  The competition was tough, however, The Lynx had no trouble rising to the occasion.

November 25, 2014
LC Swimming & Diving Team – Day 3 at University of Chicago

Day 3 – Phoenix Fall Classic

Victor Mahnke, Jason McCoy, and David Carvajal each swam faster times in the Sunday evening session than they did in the morning; placing 8th, 7th and 7th respectively.  Other Lynx swimmers who competed and scored points this evening session were Morgan Glendenning, Garrett Evans, and Brent Scaife.

November 24, 2014
LC Swimming & Diving Team – Day 2 at University of Chicago

Day 2

What is it like to push your mind and body beyond expectations?  Just ask four Lynx Swimmers and one Diver; each achieved Personal Records (PRS) this day in their events.  Lakan Richardson, Jason McCoy, David Carvajal, Lewis Callihan and Cory Barnes finished the second day of the competition in record fashion.

November 24, 2014
LC Swimming & Diving Team – Day 1 at University of Chicago

Day 1 – Friday

Freshmen Lakan Richardson scored the first points for the Lady Lynx with an 11th place finish in the 1,650 Freestyle, a one-mile swim.

November 4, 2014
LC Swimmers and Divers Test the Waters

The Men’s Swim & Dive team tested the waters in their first competition of the season at Principia College as the competition went down to the last Relay as Principia won the meet 93 – 91.

September 29, 2014
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