2012-13 Swimming & Diving Schedule Set
By ODU Athletics
Aug. 23, 2012
NORFOLK, Va. - The Old Dominion men's and women's swimming and diving schedule has been set for the 2012-13 season.
The Monarchs and Lady Monarchs will have four home meets at the J.C. "Scrap" Chandler Pool in the Student Recreation Center in addition to the annual Blue/Gray Intrasquad and the Second Annual Five Mile Swim-A-Thon.
Blue/Gray Intrasquad will take place on September 15th while the season will officially kick off on October 12th-13th as the men take on 11-time Colonial Athletic Association Champion UNCW and the women take on the University of Richmond in addition to the Seahawks.
ODU will host the Second Annual Five Mile Swim-A-Thon on October 20th and close out the month of October traveling to Delaware on October 27th.
The Monarchs and Lady Monarchs will host a quad meet on November 2nd-3rd featuring Towson and George Mason on the men's side and the women facing both Towson and George Mason as well as Northeastern.
Old Dominion will then travel to Chapel Hill to the University of North Carolina for the Nike Cup being held November 16th-18th.
The team will then close out the 2012 calendar year on December 1st hosting George Washington with Rutgers also on the schedule for the women.
Following their annual winter training trip to Florida, the Monarchs and Lady Monarchs return for three meets in January. ODU will travel to UMBC on January 12th, take on East Carolina and Campbell in Greenville, N.C. on January 19th, and close out the meet season hosting William & Mary on January 26th, which will serve not only as senior day, but Alumni Appreciation Day as well.
While Old Dominion will not be eligible for the team titles at the 2012 Colonial Athletic Association Championships, the Monarchs and Lady Monarchs can still earn individual honors. The CAA Championships will take place February 27th - March 2nd on the campus of George Mason.
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