2018-19 Bentley University Women's Swimming and Diving News

  • Samko Reaches & Surpasses 500 Wins as Bentley Sweeps Norwich
    December 08, 2018
    Longtime Bentley University swimming coach Mary Kay Samko earned both the 500th and 501st victories of her 37-year career Saturday when her teams swept Norwich University at Norwich’s Goodyear Pool.
  • Bentley Concludes 3-Day Gompei Invitational in 5th Place
    December 02, 2018
    The three-day Gompei Invitational, held at WPI’s Sport and Recreation Center, concluded Sunday with the Bentley University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams collecting a dozen top-ten performances and finishing fifth among 15 teams.
  • Bentley Stands in 5th after Day 2 of Gompei Invitational
    December 01, 2018
    Day two of the Gompei Invitational at WPI’s Sport and Recreation Center is in the books and the Bentley University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams are in fifth place, matching their standing at the start of the day.
  • Men’s School Record & 4th by Kaduboski Among Bentley Highlights at WPI
    November 30, 2018
    A school record-breaking performance in the men’s 200 yard mediey relay and a fourth-place finish by senior Kate Kaduboski (Dedham/Dedham HS) were among the highlights for the Bentley University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams during the opening day of the Gompei Invitational Friday night at WPI’s Sport and Recreation Center.
  • Sweet & 400 Free Relay Team Honored by Northeast-10
    November 16, 2018
    This week’s list of swimming and diving honorees in the Northeast-10 Conference included Bentley University freshman Emily Sweet (Nashua, N.H./Nashua North HS) and the Falcons’ 400 freestyle relay team.
  • MacNeil, Viator Help Bentley Improve to 5-0
    November 16, 2018
    Bentley University captured 14 of 16 events, including two individual wins apiece from senior Melissa Viator (Lubbock, Texas/Lubbock HS) and junior Paige MacNeil (Branford, Conn./Branford HS), and improved to 5-0 on the season during a 208-80 victory over Brandeis University Friday night at Brandeis.
  • Bentley Student-Athletes Have Highest Graduation Rate in Division II
    November 14, 2018
    For the second straight year, Bentley University is ranked number one nationally in the latest NCAA Division II Academic Success Rate report, which was announced today. Bentley, with its highest ASR in the 13 years that the NCAA has been compiling the data, was alone at the top of the rankings, two points above the five institutions tied for second, after sharing the top position a year ago. This was the fifth straight year that Bentley has achieved an ASR of 97 or better and the eighth straight they’ve been above 90.
  • Two Wins by Sweet Helps Bentley Outswim Merrimack, 165.5-96.5
    November 10, 2018
    Eight different swimmers, including double-winner Emily Sweet (Nashua, N.H./Nashua North HS), won individual events as Bentley University made it 14 consecutive dual victories with a 165.5-96.5 win over Merrimack College in women’s swimming action Saturday afternoon at the Andover YMCA.
  • Elenio & Viator Named NE10 Swimmers of the Week
    November 09, 2018
    Bentley University seniors Frank Elenio (Ridgefield, N.J./Ridgefield HS) and Melissa Viator (Lubbock, Texas/Lubbock HS) have been recognized as the Northeast-10 Conference Swimmers of the Week for their performance in last Sunday’s win over The College of Saint Rose.
  • Viator & Mejiritski Double as Bentley Downs Saint Rose
    November 04, 2018
    Senior Melissa Viator (Lubbock, Texas/Lubbock HS) and freshman Rona Mejiritski (Bowling Green, Ohio/Bowling Green HS) both won a pair of individual events as the Bentley University women’s swimming and diving team made it 13 straight dual wins, 210-82 over The College of Saint Rose Sunday afternoon at RPI.
  • Homorodean & Logozzo Among NE10 Swimming & Diving Honorees
    November 02, 2018
    Sophomore Paul Homorodean (Milford, Conn./Joseph A. Moran HS) and junior Caroline Logozzo (Wethersfield, Conn./Wethersfield HS) were among the Bentley University swimmers and divers who were recognized this week by the Northeast-10 Conference for their performance.
  • Samko Earns 399th & 400th Bentley Wins as Falcons sweep Le Moyne
    October 27, 2018
    Longtime Bentley University swimming coach Mary Kay Samko earned her 399th and 400th wins as the Falcons’ head coach when her teams swept Le Moyne College Saturday afternoon at the Dana Center pool.
  • Bentley Well-Represented on 1st Northeast-10 Swimming & Diving Weekly Report
    October 24, 2018
    The Bentley University Falcons were well represented on the inaugural Northeast-10 Conference Swimming and Diving weekly report of the season with the honorees including senior Frank Elenio (Ridgefield, N.J./Bergen County Academies) and freshman Rona Mejiritski (Bowling Green, Ohio/Bowling Green HS).
  • Bentley Pulls Out Season-Opening 150-134 Victory over Wheaton for 11th Straight W
    October 19, 2018
    Domination in the 200 yard backstroke and the 100 butterfly, along with 22 unanswered points in the diving events, resulted in the Bentley University women’s swimming team posting a 150-134 season-opening win over Wheaton College Friday night at the Dana Center pool.
  • Quartet Named Bentley Swimming and Diving Captains
    October 17, 2018
    A quartet of seniors have been named captains of the 2018-19 Bentley University swimming and diving teams, head coach Mary Kay Samko announced.
  • 2017-18 Was a Banner Year for Bentley Student-Athletes in the Classroom
    September 20, 2018
    While a few awards are still to be announced, Bentley University athletic teams and student-athletes certainly made a mark for themselves in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year.