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2007-08 Men's Swimming & Diving News
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May 27, 2008
Valparaiso University’s Ansel Hillmer (Tampa, Fla./Hillsborough H.S.) has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District V At-Large Second Team.
April 28, 2008
Valparaiso University Director of Athletics Mark LaBarbera has announced that Howard Hunte has been named as the next Crusaders head swimming and diving coach.
April 10, 2008
Valparaiso University’s Ansel Hillmer (Tampa, Fla./Hillsborough H.S.) has been named to the Swimming and Diving Academic All-Horizon League Team.
February 24, 2008
Valparaiso set two school records on the final day of the Horizon League Championships on Saturday evening in Akron, Ohio.
February 23, 2008
Valparaiso had several swims among the best in school history on Friday at the Horizon League Swimming and Diving Championships after the action shifted to Akron, Ohio.
February 22, 2008
Valparaiso continued its solid effort at the Horizon League Swimming and Diving Championships on Thursday evening and is in sixth place at the midway point of the meet in Cleveland, Ohio.
February 21, 2008
Valparaiso’s men turned in two of the top relay efforts in school history on Wednesday evening as the Horizon League Swimming and Diving Championships opened in Cleveland, Ohio.
January 26, 2008
Valparaiso wrapped up the dual meet portion of the 2007-2008 swimming and diving schedule on Saturday afternoon, dropping a 172-58 decision to UIC in Chicago, Ill.
January 19, 2008
Despite three victories from Adam Jajtner (Port Washington, Ill./Port Washington H.S.), Valparaiso dropped a tough 113-92 decision to Eastern Illinois on Senior Day at the Athletics-Recreation Center.
January 12, 2008
Michigan State recorded the fastest time in all 12 events on Friday evening as the Spartans defeated Valparaiso 131-71 at the Athletics-Recreation Center pool.
January 04, 2008
Bryan Morrison has announced his resignation as Valparaiso University’s head swimming and diving coach due to personal reasons effective immediately.
December 08, 2007
Valparaiso dropped a 186-77 decision to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Saturday afternoon in men’s swimming and diving competition held in Milwaukee, Wis.
December 08, 2007
The University of Wisconsin-Green Bay posted individual victories in all 13 events on Friday night as the Phoenix registered a 153.5-66.5 victory over Valparaiso in Green Bay, Wis.
November 18, 2007
David Sivak (Hobart, Ind./Hobart H.S.) won three events but Valparaiso dropped a home meet on Saturday afternoon, falling to Western Illinois 145-91 at the Athletics-Recreation Center pool.
October 27, 2007
Valparaiso dropped its home opener on Saturday afternoon, falling 138-66 against Wright State at the Athletics-Recreation Center pool.
October 21, 2007
Valparaiso dropped both ends of a double-dual meet on Saturday afternoon in Carmel, Ind.  The Crusaders fell 134-60 against Saint Louis and 111-81 versus Evansville.
October 20, 2007
Valparaiso fell 82-38 on Friday evening in a dual meet against Xavier in Cincinnati, Ohio.
October 13, 2007
Cleveland State posted victories in all 13 events on Saturday afternoon as the Vikings defeated Valparaiso 174-52 in the Crusaders’ dual meet opener in Cleveland, Ohio.
October 11, 2007
Valparaiso University swimming and diving coach Bryan Morrison has been recognized by the National Strength & Conditioning Association as an elite level strength and conditioning professional and received the Coach Practitioner distinction.  Currently, there are 45 Coach Practitioners out of more than 29,000 professionals.
October 06, 2007
Valparaiso finished in fourth place on Friday evening as the Crusader men’s swimming and diving team opened the 2007-2008 season at the Dennis Stark Relays hosted by Notre Dame.
October 04, 2007
With a new future for the Valparaiso University men’s swimming and diving team on the horizon, the Crusaders are set to dive into the pool for the 2007-2008 season. The Brown and Gold has a small, but talented squad for the upcoming season.
September 05, 2007
The College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has awarded Academic All-America honors to both the Crusader men’s swimming and diving team and the Crusader women’s swimming and diving team for the spring semester.
July 16, 2007

The Valparaiso University swimming and diving team will be providing four free 30-minute swim lessons this fall to the first 400 people ages three and older that register.

Men's Swimming & Diving Archives
W Golf Crusader/Jaguar Challenge Valparaiso, Ind. (The Course at Aberdeen)
Apr 13 2nd/6 (657); 5th/6 (692)
M Golf Bluegrass Invitational Lexington, Ky. (University Club Big Blue Course)
Apr 13 t-6th/13 (895)
Softball Cleveland State 6 8 inn.
Apr 13 Valpo 7
W Tennis Valpo 1 Rochester, Mich.
Apr 13 Oakland 6
M Tennis Valpo 1 Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 13 #12 Notre Dame 6
W Tennis Valpo 0 Chicago, Ill.
Apr 14 Chicago State 7
M Tennis Valpo 7 Homewood, Ill.
Apr 15 Chicago State 0
Baseball Valpo CCD
Apr 15 Toledo
M Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
W Track Cougar Invitational River Forest, Ill.
Apr 17 No Team Score
Baseball Valpo 4 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 17 Milwaukee 0
M Tennis Youngstown State 1 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 6
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 18 Milwaukee 3
Softball Oakland 3 VU Softball Field
Apr 18 Valpo 11
W Tennis Youngstown State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 18 Valpo 0
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 19 CCD
M Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 2nd/3 (191)
W Track DePaul Invitational Chicago, Ill.
Apr 19 3rd/5 (82)
W Tennis Cleveland State 7 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 0
Softball Oakland 1 VU Softball Field
Apr 19 Valpo 2
Baseball Valpo 0 Milwaukee, Wis.
Apr 19 Milwaukee 5
Softball Oakland 4 8 inn.
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Tennis Cleveland State 5 Valpo Tennis Complex
Apr 19 Valpo 2
M Golf Wolfpack Spring Open Raleigh, N.C. (Lonnie Poole Golf Course)
Apr 20 12th/15 (314)
Baseball Kalamazoo 3 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 21 Valpo 10
Baseball Ohio Northern 2 Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 22 Valpo 1
Softball Valpo 3 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 1
Softball Valpo 5 Macomb, Ill.
Apr 22 Western Illinois 4
Softball Valpo Notre Dame, Ind.
Apr 24, 5:00 p.m. Notre Dame
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 25
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 25
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 25, 2:00 p.m. UIC
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 25, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 26, 3:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
M Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
W Track Miami (Ohio) Invitational Oxford, Ohio
Apr 26
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 26
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 26, 2:00 p.m. Wright State
M Tennis Valpo Ann Arbor, Mich.
Apr 27, 2:00 p.m. Horizon League Tournament
W Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
M Golf Horizon League Championship Howey in the Hills, Fla. (Mission Inn Resort & Club)
Apr 27
Softball Valpo Dayton, Ohio
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Wright State
Baseball UIC Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 27, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Western Michigan Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball IUPUI VU Softball Field
Apr 29, 5:00 p.m. Valpo
Baseball Chicago State Emory G. Bauer Field
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 3:00 p.m. Indiana (resumption of suspended game)
Softball Valpo Bloomington, Ind.
Apr 30, 4:00 p.m. Indiana
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 2
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 2, 3:00 p.m. Valpo
M Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
W Track Horizon League Outdoor Championships Youngstown, Ohio
May 3
Baseball Oakland Emory G. Bauer Field
May 3, 12:00 p.m. Valpo
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 1:00 p.m. Green Bay
Softball Valpo Green Bay, Wis.
May 3, 3:00 p.m. Green Bay