1942 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships

The 1942 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships were contested March 27, 1942 at the Indoor Athletic Building at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts at the sixth annual NCAA-sanctioned swim meet to determine the team and individual national champions of men's collegiate swimming and diving in the United States.

1942 NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships
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Host cityMassachusetts Cambridge, Massachusetts
Date(s)March 27, 1942[1]
Venue(s)Indoor Athletic Building
Harvard University
Teams16
1941
1943

Yale topped the team standings, claiming the Bulldogs' first title in program history. Yale topped five-time defending champions Michigan by 32 points to take the team championship.[2]

Team standingsEdit

  • Note: Top 10 only
  • (H) = Hosts
Rank Team Points
  Yale 71
  Michigan 39
  Ohio State 34
4 Princeton 9
5 Rutgers 8
6 Dartmouth
Northwestern
7
7 Massachusetts State 6
8 Occidental 5
9 Harvard (H)
Iowa
4

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Men's Swimming and Diving 1941-42 Schedule". Men's Swimming & Diving Seasons. GoCrimson.com. Retrieved August 9, 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "NCAA Men's Division I Swimming and Diving Championship" (PDF). NCAA. NCAA.org. pp. 7–9. Retrieved August 9, 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)