March 28, 2012
Sophomore Johann Schmidt Seized the Moment to Become First Jumbo National Diving Champ Since 1982
The pressure that Tufts sophomore diver Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) faced on his final dive in the one-meter competition at the NCAA Championships last Friday (March 23) can't be exaggerated. He overcome it to become a national champion.

March 24, 2012
Tufts' Johann Schmidt Wins NCAA Div. III Men's Diving Championship on One-Meter Board
Tufts University sophomore diver Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) won the Jumbo men's swimming & diving program's first national title in 30 years on Friday night when he captured the 2012 NCAA Div. III one-meter diving national championship.

March 23, 2012
Tufts' Johann Schmidt Wins NCAA Div. III Men's Diving Championship on One-Meter Board
Tufts University sophomore diver Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) won the Jumbo men's swimming & diving program's first national title in 30 years on Friday night when he captured the 2012 NCAA Div. III one-meter diving national championship.

March 21, 2012
Academic All-NESCAC Selections for 2011-12 Winter Sports Include 91 Jumbo Student-Athletes
Ninety-one winter sport athletes at Tufts were awarded Academic All-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) honors on Wednesday. Recipients have achieved at least sophomore academic standing with a grade point average of 3.35 or better and are letter-winners on their teams.

March 21, 2012
Schmidt Places Fifth in Three-Meter Diving for All-American Honors at NCAA Championships
Tufts sophomore diver Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) placed fifth in the three-meter event at the 2012 NCAA Div. III Swimming & Diving Championships on Wednesday to earn All-American honors (top eight). He scored 490.95 points in the final, putting Tufts in 22nd place with 14 points after one day at the national meet.

March 16, 2012
NESCAC Champions Rood and Schmidt to Compete at NCAA Men's Swimming & Diving Meet
New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) double champions Owen Rood (Branford, CT) and Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) of the Tufts men's swimming & diving team will compete at the 2012 NCAA Div. III Championships to be held at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) March 21-24.

February 28, 2012
Six Jumbos Announced as 2012 NESCAC All-Conference Men's Swimming & Diving Team Members
Led by four-time NESCAC All-Conference selection Owen Rood (Branford, CT), the Tufts men's swimming & diving team has six athletes on the 2012 All-Conference squad announced today. The honor is given to the top three finishers in each event at the conference championship meet.

February 26, 2012
Rood, Schmidt Each Win Pair of NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Titles as Jumbos Place Third
Tufts senior co-captain Owen Rood (Branford, CT) and sophomore diver Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) both won two individual titles at the 2012 NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Championships Friday through Sunday at Williams College. The Jumbos, who were in fourth place after two days at the event, vaulted into third place overall after a successful Sunday.

February 25, 2012
Jumbos Remain Fourth at 2012 NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Meet After Two Days
Tufts senior co-captain Owen Rood (Branford, CT) and sophomore diver Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) both won individual titles on Friday at the NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Championships at Williams College on Friday. Following Saturday's results, the Jumbos are in fourth place overall with one day remaining.

February 24, 2012
Rood, Schmidt Win NESCAC Titles on First Day of 2012 Men's Swimming & Diving Meet
Tufts senior co-captain Owen Rood (Branford, CT) and sophomore diver Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) both won individual titles on the first day of the NESCAC Men's Swimming & Diving Championships at Williams College on Friday. The Jumbos are in fourth place overall with two days remaining.

February 23, 2012
Jumbo Men's Swimming & Diving Team Starts Post-Season at NESCAC Meet This Weekend
The Tufts University men's swimming & diving team will look to hold its status among the top three squads in the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) when it competes at the 2012 conference championship meet at Williams College this weekend (Feb. 24-26).

February 4, 2012
Jumbo Men's Swimming & Diving Concludes Regular-Season with Non-Scoring Invite at Wheaton
In the last meet before the NESCAC Championships, the Jumbo men's swimming & diving team swam well against MIT, Wheaton, and Clark at the Wheaton Invitational on Friday and Saturday.

January 28, 2012
Men's Swimming & Diving Dominates Wheaton College and WPI on Saturday
The Jumbo men's swimming & diving team finished off the dual meet season in dominant fashion Saturday, defeating both Wheaton and Worcester Polytechnic Institute 210.5-149.5 and 200-152 respectively. This brings the Jumbos' record to 5-4 on the year.

January 24, 2012
Men’s Swimming & Diving Loses Narrowly to Division 1 Boston College Tuesday Night, 193-173
The Jumbo men's swimming & diving team had three individual wins on Tuesday night in a 193-173 loss at Division I Boston College. Senior co-captain Owen Rood (Branford, CT), sophomore Craig Olynyk (Redmond, WA) and sophomore Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) each picked up a victory.

January 21, 2012
Men's Swimming & Diving Celebrates Seniors Day at Hamilton Pool, but Lose to MIT
The Tufts University men's swimming and diving team celebrated their seniors at their last home meet of the season today at Hamilton Pool. The Jumbos fell to the MIT Engineers 248-119.

January 16, 2012
Rood Captures NESCAC Performer of the Week Honors for Efforts at Wesleyan Meet
Entering the final semester of his stellar career with the Tufts men's swimming & diving team, senior co-captain Owen Rood (Branford, CT) had an outstanding return to the pool on Saturday. Fresh off the team's training trip to Fort Lauderdale, Rood earned this week's New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Performer of the Week award for his efforts at Wesleyan with Williams.

January 14, 2012
Jumbos Men's Swimming & Diving Team Splits Tri-Meet With Williams and Wesleyan
The Tufts men's swimming & diving team split their first meet of the new year on Saturday, soundly defeating Wesleyan University but falling to Williams College. The Jumbos are fresh off a two-week intensive training trip to Ft. Lauderdale.

December 3, 2011
Men's Swimming & Diving Finishes First Semester With Good Showing at MIT Invitational
The Tufts University men's swimming and diving team capped off a successful fall semester with a strong performance at the MIT Invitational on Friday and Saturday. Almost every swimmer on the team notched season or personal-best times and the Jumbos appear fueled and ready to continue training over winter break. The Jumbos competed in three separate sessions over the two-day meet.

November 21, 2011
Jumbo Swimmer Drew Berman Earns NESCAC's First Performer of the Week Award for 2011-12
Sophomore Drew Berman (Miami, FL) of the Tufts men's swimming & diving team has received the New England Small College Athletic Conference's (NESCAC) first Performer of the Week award for the 2011-12 season. He was a leading scorer when the Jumbos competed in back-to-back meets on Saturday and Sunday.

November 20, 2011
Men’s Swimming & Diving Team Soundly Defeats Keene State to Start Season With 2-1 Record
The Tufts men's swimming & diving team start the season 2-1 after defeating the Keene State Owls 163-133 on Sunday in the home opener at Hamilton Pool.

November 19, 2011
Tufts Men's Swimming & Diving Team Splits Tri-meet With Connecticut College and Middlebury
The Tufts men's swimming & diving team defeated conference rival Middlebury but fell to Connecticut College in the first meet of their opening weekend for the 2011-12 season.

November 18, 2011
Trio of National Qualifiers Lead Jumbo Men's Swimming & Diving Team Into 2011-12 Season
With three-time NCAA qualifiers Owen Rood (Branford, CT) and E.J. Testa (Cheshire, CT) returning for their senior seasons, and NESCAC champion and national qualifier Johann Schmidt (Nanuet, NY) back as one of the nation's best divers, the 2011-12 Tufts men's swimming & diving season begins with promise this weekend.

October 27, 2011
Men's Swimming & Diving Team Lands Academic Accolades For 2010-11 From CSCAA
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) recently released the 2011 Scholar All-America Team and Individual Awards. The Tufts University men's swimming & diving team was highly recognized.

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