Manhattan Meet Postponed
Jan. 9, 2014
TCU's dual with Manhattan College originally scheduled to take place today, Jan. 9, in Miami, Fla. has been postponed until tomorrow, Jan. 10, due to travel delays experienced by Manhattan College.
Jan. 8, 2014
FORT WORTH, Texas - The TCU swimming and diving team kicks off the New Year on Jan. 10 in a dual with Manhattan College in Miami, Fla. The meet will be part of the teams' weeklong winter break training in Florida.
The Horned Frogs were last in the pool as part of the two-day Splash Bash with Missouri State on Dec. 14-15. The TCU women earned a 213-151 victory against the Bears to improve to 3-2 on the season. The Horned Frog men suffered a 114-258 defeat in the dual, moving to 1-2 overall.
Despite the loss, junior Cooper Robinson was named Big 12 Men's Swimmer of the Week, the first such award of the season for the Horned Frogs. Robinson scored 22 points for the Horned Frogs against the Bears, posting TCU's top individual finishes in the 50 and 200 backstroke.
Junior Ali Bleasdell led the TCU women in their last time out, notching 27 points individually while helping to add 33 points as part of three relay teams.
It will also be the first dual of 2014 for Manhattan. The men bring a 7-2 record into Thursday's meet while the women are 1-8 on the season.