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AMCC Swimming Championships Set for This Week

AMCC Swimming Championships Set for This Week

AMCC SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIP OFFICIAL WEBSITE

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

ALTOONA, Pa. - The Penn State Altoona men's and women's swimming teams will embark on the quest for their first-ever conference titles this week, when the annual Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Swimming Championships are scheduled to occur over a four-day span.

In a departure from previous years, this season's AMCC Championships will be hosted in Erie, Pa. at Penn State Behrend's Junker Center, beginning Wednesday, February 8 and running through Saturday, February 11. Six schools who are AMCC member institutions for swimming will square off during the championships: Penn State Altoona, Penn State Behrend, Alfred State College, Cabrini University, Franciscan University (women's swimming only), and Pitt-Bradford.

The AMCC Championships get underway at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday with the men's and women's 800 Yard Freestyle Relays. On Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, preliminary heats are scheduled to start at 10:00 a.m. each day, with the finals beginning at 6:00 p.m. each night.

All fans are strongly encouraged to visit the official website of the AMCC Championships. Included on that webpage are links for live video of preliminaries and finals each day, a complete schedule of events, ticket prices, and other relevant information. Results will also be posted to that website daily. To visit the AMCC Championships website, please visit: http://psblions.com/sports/mswimdive/2016-17/AMCC_Championship .

Wednesday, February 8
Finals: 7:00 p.m.

Thursday, February 9
Preliminaries: 10:00 a.m.
*Diving: 1:00 p.m.
Finals: 6:00 p.m.

Friday, February 10
Preliminaries: 10:00 a.m.
*Diving: 1:00 p.m.
Finals: 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, February 11
Preliminaries: 10:00 a.m.
*Diving: 1:00 p.m.
Finals: 6:00 p.m.

*Penn State Altoona will not compete in diving events.


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