2021-22 Tartan Men's Swimming and Diving News

CSCAA Scholar All America
Men's Swimming and Diving Honored by CSCAA for Academics

June 29, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's swimming and diving team was honored by the College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) with a Team Scholar All-America award as 12 individuals were also named CSCAA Scholar All-Americans.

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Britton Named CoSIDA Academic All-American for Third Time

June 14, 2022

Carnegie Mellon University men’s swimming and diving senior Justin Britton (Falls Church, Va. / George Mason) has been honored with the third College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America award of his career. Britton was selected to the first team for the second time while he earned second-team honors as a sophomore.

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Britton, Knauth Honored with CoSIDA Academic All-District Awards

May 19, 2022

Seniors Justin Britton (Falls Church, Va. / George Mason) and William Knauth (Williamsport, Pa. / Williamsport Area) have been named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District At-Large Team for 2022. The honor is the third for Britton while Knauth is a repeat honoree from last year.

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Tartans Close NCAA Championships with All 11 Competitors Earning All-America Recognition

March 19, 2022

All 11 Carnegie Mellon University men's swimmers and divers who competed at the 2022 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships earned All-America or All-America Honorable Mention recognition by finishing in the top 16 of at least one event by the conclusion of the meet on Saturday, March 19. The Tartans finished 14th out of 43 schools that scored a point during the championships for their best finish since 2005.

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Britton Earns All-America Honor in 100-yard Backstroke

March 18, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's swimming and diving team earned more points at the 2022 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships on Friday, March 18, when senior Justin Britton (Falls Church, Va. / George Mason) took sixth in the 100-yard backstroke. The meet is being held at the IUPUI IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Four School Records Set on Day 2 of NCAA Championships

March 17, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's swimming and diving team set four school records and earned All-America finishes on the second night of the 2022 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships hosted at the IUPUI IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana, on Thursday, March 17.

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Justin Britton Wins Elite 90™ Award for NCAA Division III Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships

March 16, 2022

Justin Britton, a senior at Carnegie Mellon University, is the recipient of the Elite 90 award for the 2022 NCAA Division III Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships.

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Tartans Set Records, Earn All-America Honors to Start NCAA Championships

March 16, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's swimming and diving team opened the 2022 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships with school records and All-America finishes on Wednesday, March 16. The championships meet is being hosted at the IUPUI IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Eleven Earn Placement to Compete at NCAA Championships

March 08, 2022

Eleven athletes from the Carnegie Mellon University men’s swimming and diving program have earned the right to compete at the 2022 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships. Of the 11 men invited this year, nine were set to compete in 2020 when the Tartans also had 11 selected to compete which is the most for the championships under 15-year head coach Matthew Kinney. The championships will be hosted by the Franklin College and the Indiana Sports Corp at the IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana, on March 16-19.

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Kyle Wins 3-Meter Event at NCAA Diving Regional

February 26, 2022

Senior James Kyle (Austin, Texas / St. Stephen's Episcopal School) advanced to the 2022 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships after claiming first place on the 3-meter diving board at the 2022 NCAA Division III Region 4 Diving Championships hosted by Ithaca College on Friday, February 25 and Saturday, February 26.

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More Records Set at Kenyon Fast Chance

February 19, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's swimming and diving team competed at the Kenyon College Fast Chance Invitational topping two school records and improving on two relay times.

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Tartans Place Fifth at UAA Championships; Britton a Double Champion

February 12, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men’s swimming and diving team placed fifth at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Swimming and Diving Championships hosted by Emory University. Senior Justin Britton (Falls Church, Va. / George Mason) earned another UAA title while the team set two more school records.

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Britton is UAA Champion Again

February 11, 2022

Senior Justin Britton (Falls Church, Va. / George Mason) is a University Athletic Association (UAA) Champion once again and the Carnegie Mellon University men’s swimming and diving team currently sits fifth at the UAA Championships after Friday’s competition with one more day to go.

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Tartans Start UAA Championships with Qualifying Marks and School Records

February 10, 2022

Through six events at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Swimming and Diving Championships, the Carnegie Mellon University men's swimming and diving team sits fifth with 335.5 points. The Tartans set two school records for the night while a relay and a diver earned All-UAA recognition for their finishes.

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Tartans Use Western PA Invite to Prepare for UAA Championships

January 29, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's swimming and diving team swam at the Western PA Invitational on Friday and Saturday at the University of Pittsburgh against the host Panthers.