Aug 13, 2013
USAF ACADEMY, Colo.- Eight home events highlight the 2013-14 Air Force men’s swimming and diving schedule, announced today by head coach Rob Clayton. Air Force will also host the 2014 NCAA Zone E Diving Regional.
The Falcons start the season earlier than usual, taking part in two open water competitions. Air Force will compete in the Horsetooth Openwater Swim in Fort Collins, Colo., on Aug. 18 and the La Jolla Rough Water Swim in La Jolla, Calif., on Sept. 8.
Air Force’s first home event is the Blue/Silver Scrimmage on Sept. 26. The Falcons’ first intercollegiate competition is at the Intermountain Shootout in Grand Junction, Colo., on Oct. 11-12.
The month of October has AFA hosting three meets. The Falcons host Colorado Mesa, Colorado School of Mines and Simon Frasier on Oct. 18. The following day, Oct. 19, features Air Force going against Colorado College, CMU and Simon Frasier. The Falcons end the month hosting Notre Dame on Oct. 25.
The Falcons also have a busy November slate, competing in four different events, all on the road. Air Force travels to Wyoming on Nov. 2. The Falcons then head to Arizona to take on Grand Canyon on Nov. 8 (swimming only) and Arizona State on Nov. 9. Air Force closes out the Fall portion of the schedule, Nov. 21-23, at the Houston Invitational in Houston, Texas.
The swim team regroups at the end of the year for a week of training in Southern California. The Falcons take on UC San Diego on Dec. 30 and compete against UC Santa Barbara in Los Angeles on Jan. 4.
The Falcons return home to host a two-day, three-way, Jan. 17-18, hosting North Dakota and Seattle. The Falcons also have a road meet with Cal State Bakersfield and UNLV in Las Vegas on Jan. 25.
The Falcon Diving program hosts the AFA Diving Invitational Jan. 30-Feb. 1. The swim team will have its final dual meet Feb. 1 at Denver, swimming a Sprint-Format meet for the second-straight season.
Air Force looks to close out the regular season strong at the 2014 WAC Swimming & Diving Championships, Feb. 26-March 1 in San Antonio. Texas.
After conference, several members of of the team will swim in the Colorado Senior Open, Feb. 28-March 2, in Denver.
Air Force hosts the 2013 NCAA Zone E Diving Regionals, March 13-15.
The CSCAA Invite is March 23-25 in Dallas, Texas. The season closes out March 27-29 at the NCAA Championships in Austin, Texas.