2018-19 Men's Swimming & Diving News
2018-19 Swimming & Diving Season PreviewNovember 15, 2018Fueled by All-Americans as well as record holders who return to the Middlebury swimming & diving programs, the teams have optimistic goals to compete at the national level, while looking to continue to ascend up the standings at the NESCAC Championship meets in 2018-19.
O’Leary, Rueppel Named Assistant Swimming CoachesNovember 14, 2018Middlebury College has announced the hiring of Nora O’Leary ’17 and Colleen Rueppel as assistant swimming coaches. O’Leary graduated from Middlebury in 2017 with a degree in teacher education, while Rueppel joins the program after spending the 2016-17 season as an assistant coach at Emory & Henry (Va.) and various other coaching duties throughout the region.
Davis, Leech, Puccinelli Inducted Into Phi Beta KappaOctober 10, 2018Three Middlebury College senior student-athletes were elected to Phi Beta Kappa, the oldest honor society for the liberal arts and sciences in the United States. Men's soccer back Peter Davis (Oreland, Pa.), swimmer Brendan Leech (Pittsburgh, Pa.) and women's tennis player Christina Puccinelli (New York, N.Y.) were honored for their hard work in the classroom. The event was the 151st Phi Beta Kappa induction in Middlebury's history.