Women's Swimming and Diving Announces 2010-11 Schedule

Harvard looks to reclaim the Ivy League title in 2010-11(Harvard Athletic Communications).

2010-11 Women's Swimming and Diving Schedule

The Harvard women’s swimming and diving team announced its 2010-11 schedule Wednesday. The Crimson will host two home meets over the course of the season, while participating in multi-team meets in New Jersey and Georgia.

Harvard opens its season with a tri-meet Nov. 12, squaring off against Cornell and Dartmouth in Hanover, N.H. The following Friday, Harvard travels to New York City to take on conference foe Columbia. The Crimson wraps up the 2010 portion of its schedule with the Georgia Invitational Dec. 3-5, where it will face Kansas, Virginia, Auburn, Penn State, Minnesota and defending SEC champion Georgia in a three-day event. Four of the six teams the Crimson will face finished the 2009-10 season ranked in the top 15 nationally, including the Bulldogs who ended the season in the top position.

Training trips to Hawaii and St. Croix will help the Crimson stay sharp for its first meet of 2011, a dual meet at Brown Jan. 14. The following weekend, Harvard will travel to New Jersey to take part in the World College Conference Carnival, hosted by Rutgers Jan. 21-22, and will wrap up the weekend by hosting Penn Jan. 23. The annual HYP meet is slated for Jan. 28, and will be hosted by Yale. Northeastern comes to Cambridge Feb. 11 for a non-conference dual meet to wrap up the regular season.

Princeton plays host to the 2011 Ivy League Championships Feb. 24-26. Harvard looks to reclaim the league crown after the Tigers edged the Crimson for the title in Cambridge last winter. The NCAA Zone Diving Championships will take place March 11-12, at Navy and the 2011 NCAA Championships are slated for March 17-20 at Texas.