Swimming News

  • Spirits Compete at Greensboro on Saturday Afternoon
    December 05, 2019
    After nearly a month-long break from action, the Salem swimming team returns to competition this weekend when it heads to Greensboro for clash with The Pride and Virginia Wesleyan at the Royce Reynolds Pool at 1 p.m. on the Greensboro campus.
  • Spirits Post Five Top-3 Finishes in Guilford, Sweet Briar Dual
    November 16, 2019
    The Salem swim team wrapped up its fifth meet of the season with five Top-3 performances in a dual against Guilford and Sweet Briar at the Greensboro Aquatic Center on Friday evening.
  • Salem Swimming Faces Guilford, Sweet Briar on Friday
    November 14, 2019
    The Salem swim team will make its second of three trips to the Greensboro Aquatic Center on Friday afternoon when the Spirits face both Guilford and Sweet Briar in a tri-meet.
  • Wakefield, Kleven Garner First Place Outings in Pfeiffer Dual
    November 09, 2019
    The Spirits were led by the duo of Allision Wakefield and Olivia Kleven, who combined for three first-place performances in the meet. Wakefield laid claim to the top spot in the 400 freestyle, after streaking down the pool in a time of 6:22.58, marking the best finish of her collegiate career.
  • Salem Swimming Hosts Pfeiffer on Saturday
    November 06, 2019
    The Salem swim team returns to the pool on Family Weekend and Fall Open House when it hosts Pfeiffer at the Salem Aquatics Center on Saturday, Nov. 9 at 1 p.m.
  • Spirits Down Greensboro in First Team Win of Swimming Season
    October 27, 2019
    The Salem swimming team split a dual at Greensboro College on Saturday, Oct. 26, by earning a 78-19 win over the host Pride, resulting in their first team win this season. The Spirits, who also competed against Lees-McRae, suffered a 134-49 setback in the event.
  • Salem Swimming Heads to Gate City for Dual with Pride
    October 24, 2019
    The Salem swimming team, competing for its third time this month and second time in as many weeks, heads to Greensboro this weekend for a dual meet with The Pride on Saturday, Oct. 26, at 1 p.m.
  • Kleven Wins 100-Yard Breaststroke in Solid Day for Salem Swimming
    October 20, 2019
    Oliva Kleven became the first Salem individual to capture a race win, since the program’s return to the pool. She took first place in the 100-yard breaststroke in a time of 1:19.35, just over five seconds better than Ally Swain (William Peace), who closed in a time of 1:24.79.
  • Salem Swimming Heads to William Peace on Saturday
    October 17, 2019
    After a two-week break from action, the Salem swim team returns to the pool when it heads to the North Carolina state capital to take part in the William Peace Double Dual on Saturday, Oct. 19. The event will take place at the Triangle Aquatic Center in Raleigh, beginning at 3:30 p.m., featuring competitors from Salem, William Peace, Sweet Briar and LaGrange.
  • Spirits Place Seventh in Guilford College Invite
    October 05, 2019
    The Salem swim team completed its return to the pool on Saturday, Oct. 5, by finishing seventh at the Guilford College Invitational held at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. The Spirits, who finished with 55 points in the day-long event, had four individual Top-15 finishes and one Top-10 team outing (seventh) in the 200-yard medley relay.
  • Swimming Returns to Salem on Saturday in Greensboro
    October 04, 2019
    After a 3,522-day gap since its last collegiate swim meet, which came on Feb. 12, 2010, Salem College will return to the pool on Saturday, Oct. 5, when the Spirits take part in the Guilford College Invitational at the Greensboro Aquatic Center (GAC).