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With Fall Sports up in the Air, the Utes are Poised for Strong Seasons Across the Board

University of Utah Utes Women's soccer team defender Aleea Gwerder (9) makes a run with the ball during an NCAA soccer match vs. the Stanford Cardinal women's soccer team at the Ute Soccer Field in Salt Lake City, Utah on Sunday, Oct. 27, 2019 (Photo by Abu Asib | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Writer

August 10, 2020

  With the current state of the sports world up in the air, the University of Utah is unsure about what next season will hold. With fall sports unlikely to look the same as normal, if they even happen at all, it will be a season like no other. Stadiums may not include fans, athletes will tak...

Utah Swim and Dive Have Strong Weekend Showing

Utah Swim and Dive Have Strong Weekend Showing

By Carlos Padilla, Sports Writer

January 20, 2020

  As the sun set in Los Angeles, the University of Utah men’s and women’s dive teams completed their final events in the weekend-long UCLA Diving Invitational. The weekend’s events started off strong for the Utes as sophomore Tony Chen made his presence known right off the bat, securing a win in...

Utah Swim and Dive Back in Action After Holiday Break

Utah Swim and Dive Back in Action After Holiday Break

By Carlos Padilla, Sports Writer

January 17, 2020

  With the holiday break now behind them, the men and women of the University of Utah diving teams will be escaping the Salt Lake snow and heading to the palm trees and sunshine for the UCLA Diving Invitational. The Utes will have to shake off the rust, as they have not been in competition...

Utah Swim and Dive Has Successful Weekend at Home and on the Road

Utah Swim and Dive Has Successful Weekend at Home and on the Road

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Writer

December 9, 2019

The University of Utah swimming and diving team had a great outing this past weekend at two different events, at home and on the road. They hosted and competed in the Utah Diving Invitational on Friday and Saturday and walked away with several podium finishes. On Friday, freshman Luke McDivitt too...

Utes Swim and Dive Swim to Victory in Georgia

Utes Swim and Dive Swim to Victory in Georgia

By Carlos Padilla, Sports Writer

November 25, 2019

The men’s and women’s swim and dive teams for the University of Utah headed to the south this weekend to compete in the Georgia Tech Invitational. This was the first time the swim teams had been in action since the beginning of November. Diving had seen more action recently, fresh off of the Trojan...

Utah Swim and Dive Looks to Prove Themselves in Atlanta

Utah Swim and Dive Looks to Prove Themselves in Atlanta

By Carlos Padilla, Sports Writer

November 22, 2019

The University of Utah swim and dive teams will be back in action this weekend as they compete in the Georgia Tech Invitational. The Utah women currently have a record of 2-3, while the men are close behind at 1-3. This will be a quick turnaround for the diving teams, as they are fresh off competing...

Utah Divers Hit the Road to LA for the Trojan Diving International

Utah Divers Hit the Road to LA for the Trojan Diving International

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Writer

November 7, 2019

The University of Utah swimmers and divers hit the road to Los Angeles this weekend to take on the USC Trojans in the Trojan Diving International. The Utes are diving all weekend long in LA, with the meet stretching over Friday, Saturday and Sunday. They will take on Pac-12 foe USC, the men’s third...

Women’s Swim and Dive Record First Ever Win Against Arizona

Women's Swim and Dive Record First Ever Win Against Arizona

By Adam Cochran, Sports Writer

October 5, 2019

  The University of Utah Swim and Dive teams hosted a meet against the University of Arizona on Friday. The women’s team registered the first win against Arizona in program history, winning 174-126. The men’s team fell 129-172.   Women's Results Newcomers to the women’s team pro...

Diving Into the Past, Swimming to the Future

Diving Into the Past, Swimming to the Future

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer

September 29, 2019

The University of Utah swim and dive team held their alumni meet this Saturday morning, bringing former players back to their alma matter and bridging the gap between current swimmers and the talent that preceded them. “The most important thing about today is connecting with the alumni, and we did...

Diving Deep with U Swimmer Santiago Contreras

(Courtesy Utah Athletics)

By Ryker Jackson, Sports Writer

September 25, 2019

The University of Utah swim and dive team held an exhibition against Brigham Young University Friday night, and the team put together a good effort. For one player in particular though, the meet was special for a different reason altogether. Redshirt junior Santiago Contreras was finally able to race...

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