Monarch Swimming Face Charleston and Towson In Home Meets This Weekend

November 06, 2003
By ODU Athletics
ODU Sports

Nov. 6, 2003

NORFOLK, VA - The Old Dominion swimming and diving team is set to kick off two home meets this weekend at the J.C. "Scrap" Chandler Pool, facing the College of Charleston Friday night at 5:00 PM and Towson Saturday at 1:00 PM. Both events are part of Family Appreciation weekend. Both the men's and the women's teams come into this weekend with 1-2 records after competing against George Mason, Delaware and Drexel. The men defeated Delaware and dropped meets to George Mason and Drexel while the women defeated Drexel and lost to George Mason and Delaware.

Last season, the men's team went 3-8 while the women's team went 4-7. Head Coach Carol Withus returns for her 11th season at ODU, while Jacqueline Yost joins the Monarch staff for her first season as an assistant coach. Diving coach Chad Triolet returns for his eighth season with the team.