MAC Men's Swimming Championship Information

Updated 2/3/2009


LIVE STATS UPDATE

2009 MAC Men’s Swimming and Diving Championship Information

 

The 2009 Mid-American Conference Men’s Swimming and Diving Championships will be held February 18 through February 21 in Nashville, Tenn. The competition will be held in conjunction with the Sun Belt Championships. Events will be staged at the Nashville Centennial Sportsplex and hosted by Western Kentucky University.

 

Teams competing for the MAC Championship are defending title holder Eastern Michigan, along with Ball State, Buffalo, and Miami. The Sun Belt will be represented by Denver, Evansville, Florida Atlantic, Missouri State, New Orleans, Southern Illinois, and Western Kentucky.

 

 

The men’s combined meet will be scored as one meet, but student-athletes and teams from each conference will be recognized separately. The top three (3) finishers from each conference will be awarded medal and the top teams from each conference will be named their respective conference champion.

 

For the men’s scoring, twenty-four (24) places will be scored for individual events on the following scale: 32-28-27-26-25-24-23-22-20-17-16-15-14-13-12-11-9-7-6-5-4-3-2-1; and to eight places for the relay events on the following scale: 40-34-32-30-28-26. According to NCAA scales.

 

Results will be posted daily on the MAC web site.

 

Tickets/Heat Sheets

Championship tickets will be on sale at the entrance of the Tracy Caulkins Pool at The Centennial Sportsplex. The ticket prices are as follows:

 

Championships Pass Valid for all sessions $20.00

Day Pass Valid per day $8.00

Students with MAC ID Valid per day Free

Heat Sheets Update Daily $2.00

 

City of Nashville Convention and Visitor’s Bureau

MAC Men’s Swimming and Diving Recordbook (pdf)

Centennial Sportsplex / Directions

Coming from the South - Brentwood, Cool Springs, Franklin, Columbia; Huntsville, Al 1. 65 North to 440 West 2. Exit West End Ave (to the right towards downtown) 3. Left on 25th Ave North 4. Sportsplex is 2 blocks on your right adjacent to Centennial Park

Coming from North - Madison, Gallatin,Hendersonville; Bowling Green, Ky 1. 65 South to 40 West to 40 East (follow signs to Nashville) 2. Exit Charlotte Ave (turn right on to Charlotte) 3. Left on 23rd Ave North 4. Right on Patterson Street 5. Left on 25th Ave. The Sportsplex is on your immediate left.

Coming From West - Bellevue, Kingston Springs, Dickson 1. 40 East to 440 East 2. Exit Murphy Rd turn Left 3. Left on to West End Ave 4. Left on 25th Ave North 5. Sportsplex is 2 blocks on your right adjacent to Centennial Park

Coming From East - Donelson, Hermitage, Lebanon 1. 40 West to 440 West 2. Exit West End Ave (to the right towards downtown) 3. Left on 25th Ave North 4. Sportsplex is 2 blocks on your right adjacent to Centennial Park

Coming From South East - Lavergne, Smyrna, Murfreesboro, Mont Eagle 1. 24 West to 440 West 2. Exit West End Ave (to the right towards downtown) 3. Left on 25th Ave North 4. Sportsplex is 2 blocks on your right adjacent to Centennial Park

Coming From North West - Joelton, Springfield, Clarksville 1. 24 East to 65 South 2. 40 West to 40 East (follow signs to Nashville) 3. Exit Charlotte Ave (turn right onto Charlotte) 4. Left on 23rd Ave North 5. Right on Patterson Street 6. Left on 25th Ave. The Sportsplex is on your immediate left.

SUN BELT CONFERENCE/MID-AMERICAN CONFERENCE


2009 SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIP


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS






Tuesday, February 17, 2009



Aquatic Center

PRACTICE 8 AM - 4 PM

OPEN POOL 5:30-9 PM




Wednesday, February 18, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

PRACTICE 8 AM - 4 PM

OPTIONAL TIME TRIALS - 1 PM

200 Medley Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM

Men’s 3-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 2:30 PM

FINALS ? 7 PM

800 Freestyle Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM




Thursday, February 19, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

WAKE-UP SWIM - 6:30 AM

WARM-UP 8 AM

500 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

200 Individual Medley

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

50 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

Women’s 3-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 12:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

200 Freestyle Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM




Friday, February 20, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

WAKE-UP SWIM - 6:30 AM


400 Individual Medley

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

100 Butterfly

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

200 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

100 Breaststroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

100 Backstroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

Men’s 1-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 12:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

400 Medley Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM




Saturday, February 21, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

WAKE-UP SWIM - 6:30 AM


1650 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

200 Backstroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

100 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

200 Breaststroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

200 Butterfly

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

Women’s 1-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 1 PM

FINALS ? 6 PM

400 Freestyle Relay


FINALS ? 6 PM

 

SUN BELT CONFERENCE/MID-AMERICAN CONFERENCE


2009 SWIMMING & DIVING CHAMPIONSHIP


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS






Tuesday, February 17, 2009



Aquatic Center

PRACTICE 8 AM - 4 PM

OPEN POOL 5:30-9 PM




Wednesday, February 18, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

PRACTICE 8 AM - 4 PM

OPTIONAL TIME TRIALS - 1 PM

200 Medley Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM

Men’s 3-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 2:30 PM

FINALS ? 7 PM

800 Freestyle Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM




Thursday, February 19, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

WAKE-UP SWIM - 6:30 AM

WARM-UP 8 AM

500 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

200 Individual Medley

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

50 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

Women’s 3-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 12:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

200 Freestyle Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM




Friday, February 20, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

WAKE-UP SWIM - 6:30 AM


400 Individual Medley

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

100 Butterfly

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

200 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

100 Breaststroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

100 Backstroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

Men’s 1-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 12:30 AM

FINALS ? 7 PM

400 Medley Relay


FINALS ? 7 PM




Saturday, February 21, 2009



Aquatic Center Opens

WAKE-UP SWIM - 6:30 AM


1650 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

200 Backstroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

100 Freestyle

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

200 Breaststroke

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

200 Butterfly

PRELIMS ? 10:30 AM

FINALS ? 6 PM

Women’s 1-Meter Diving

PRELIMS ? 1 PM

FINALS ? 6 PM

400 Freestyle Relay


FINALS ? 6 PM

LODGING - Hotel and lodging accommodation can be arranged at the properties listed below.

Hampton Inn & Suites

2330 Elliston Place

Nashville, TN 37203

Hampton Inn/Vanderbilt

1919 West Inn Avenue

Nashville, TN 37203

Courtyard Nashville Vanderbilt/West End

1901 West End Avenue

Nashville, TN 37203

615/327-9900

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1811 Broadway

Nashville, TN 37203

615/320-8899

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1407 Division Street

Nashville, TB 37203

615/242-1631