Women's Swimming

Past Seasons: 2018-2019 

2019-20 Women's Swimming News

  • Swimming splits with Milligan on Saturday
    November 02, 2019
    ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. – The Lees-McRae College swimming teams picked up a split at Milligan College on Saturday morning. The women’s team dropped a 132-114 decision to the Buffaloes, while the men’s team came out on top in its matchup, 141-116.
  • LMC Swimming offers free lessons to local kids
    October 28, 2019
    Starting in 2018, the Lees-McRae swimming teams partnered with Banner Elk Elementary School to offer free swim lessons to the students as part of an after-school program.
  • Swimming picks up first team victories of the season last Saturday in Greensboro
    October 26, 2019
    GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College swimming programs picked up their first team victories of the 2019-20 campaign last Saturday in Greensboro. The men’s team defeated Greensboro College 145-73, while the women’s team knocked off Salem College by a score of 134-49 and Greensboro College by a 133-14 final tally.
  • Swimming returns to action this Saturday in Greensboro
    October 25, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College swimming teams will be back in action on Saturday when they travel to Greensboro, N.C. to compete in their third meet of the 2019-20 campaign. The men’s team will take on Greensboro College, while the women’s squad will not only take on Greensboro College but also Salem. All the action is scheduled to begin at 1 p.m.
  • Swimming continues to show improvement to wrap up second meet of the season
    October 12, 2019
    ROCKY MOUNT, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College swimming teams continued to show improvement during their second meet of the 2019-20 season Saturday afternoon in Rocky Mount, N.C. The Bobcats won five individual events on the day in swims against Barton and Chowan.
  • Swimming hits the road to compete against Barton and Chowan this weekend
    October 10, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College swimming programs will be back in action this weekend with a two-day tri-meet against league foes Barton and Chowan on Friday and Saturday. Friday’s action will begin at 1 p.m. and Saturday’s is scheduled to get underway at noon.
  • Swimming wraps up its first meet of the season on Saturday
    October 05, 2019
    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Lees-McRae College swimming programs wrapped up their first meet of the 2019-20 season Saturday in Kingsport, Tenn. For the weekend the women’s team placed eighth among nine schools, while the men’s team ranked third among a group of seven institutions.
  • Swimming begins 2019-20 season on a strong note in Kingsport
    October 04, 2019
    KINGSPORT, Tenn. – The Lees-McRae College swimming teams began their 2019-20 seasons with a strong showing at the Kingsport Invitational Friday afternoon. After one day of competition, the men’s team is second among six schools, while the women’s squad ranks fifth out of eight institutions.
  • Swimming picked to finish fifth and seventh in Conference Carolinas Preseason Polls
    October 02, 2019
    GREENVILLE, S.C. – The Lees-McRae College swimming programs were picked to finish fifth and seventh in the Conference Carolinas Preseason Coaches’ Poll Wednesday morning. The men’s team was picked to finish fifth, while the women’s team was selected to finish seventh. Furthermore, the trio of Arsham Mirzaei, Christian Nishimura and John David McCray were picked as swimmers to watch for the men’s team, while the group of Molly Layde, Kayla Fleming and Sophia Vanderpool were selected as swimmers to watch on the women’s team.
  • Swimming opens the 2019-20 season on Friday in Kingsport
    October 02, 2019
    BANNER ELK, N.C. – The Lees-McRae College swimming programs will open their 2019-20 seasons this Friday at the Kingsport Invitational in Kingsport, Tennessee. The meet, which will be at the Kingsport Aquatic Center, will occur on both Friday and Saturday with the action beginning at 10 a.m. each day.
  • 49 Lees-McRae student-athletes receive D2 ADA Academic Achievement Award
    August 27, 2019
    CLEVELAND, Ohio – A total of 49 student-athletes from Lees-McRae College received 2018-19 Division 2 Athletics Directors Association (D2 ADA) Academic Achievement Awards Monday afternoon.
  • 151 Lees-McRae student-athletes named to the 2019 Spring Honor Roll
    August 22, 2019
    GREENVILLE, S.C. – 151 Lees-McRae College student-athletes were named to the Spring 2019 Presidential Honor Roll Wednesday afternoon by the league office.