MAC Student-Athletes Compete at Women's NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships

Updated 3/24/2008


Three Mid-American Conference student-athletes competed at the 2008 NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships held in Columbus, Ohio.


Toledo’s Megan McKinley garnered All-America status with her 10th place finish in the three-meter board. MAC Swimmer of the Year, Eastern Michigan’s Madeleine Pilchard, competed in three events and set three school records while piling up 10 points for the Eagles. Buffalo’s Meili Carpenter competed in platform diving, finishing 23rd.


MAC Place Finishers at 2008 NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships


Madeleine Pilchard, Eastern Michigan

11th ? 200 Freestyle 1:45.36 (school record)

13th ? 100 Freestyle 48.88

29th ? 50 Freestyle 22.83


Megan McKinley, Toledo

10th ? 3-meter board 318.35 - All-American

22nd ? 1-meter diving 256.15



Meili Carpenter, Buffalo

23rd ? platform diving 193.50

27th ? 1-meter dive

33rd ? 3-meter dive