You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Colleges

  • Top 4 on alert for rivalry week
    It’s rivalry week, arguably the best lineup of games all season. It doesn’t matter who’s favored or if one team has three wins on the season – anything and everything is possible.
  • Leaders unchanged in playoff rankings
    Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals.
  • Indiana high school honors Hill for cancer fight
    College basketball player Lauren Hill's Indiana high school retired her jersey number this weekend in honor of her inspirational fight to continue playing despite having brain cancer.
Advertisement

Manchester to begin swim program

Manchester University plans to hire a coach to start a swim club next fall, and hopes to begin NCAA Division III competition in both men's and women's swimming in 2015-16, the university announced today.

The team will practice and compete at Strauss Peabody Aquatic and Fitness Center in North Manchester, the university said in a statement.

A sizable gift from an anonymous donor is making the program possible, the statement said.

It said the university would share the pool with community programs and swimmers, the Manchester High School swim team and an organization of young swimmers, and will pay a lease.

Advertisement