November 10, 2010

Greyhound swim team receives votes in national poll

    Assumption College swimming and diving team has received votes in the national College Swimming Coaches Association of America poll released November 10, 2010.
    The Greyhounds, in just their third season of intercollegiate competition, received 24 votes to be included in the “also receiving votes” which would have them 42nd nationally.  It is the first time in its brief history that the team has received mention in the national poll.
    The Greyhounds are now 5-1 in dual meets having only lost to ranked Pace University.
    Assumption is one of four teams in the Northeast-10 Conference to be included.  Southern Connecticut is ranked No. 20 and Pace University is No. 23, while Le Moyne College received 32 votes.  The Greyhounds defeated Le Moyne Saturday.
    The next poll is die to be released on December 15, 2010.
    The team is next in action SATURDAY at Syracuse, NY in a double dual meet with host Le Moyne College and the College of Saint Rose.