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Yale Swimming and Diving Association

Welcome to the Yale Swimming & Diving Association!

The purpose of this association is to provide alumni and friends of Yale Athletics information about Yale Swimming as well as creating a support network for current student athletes. Through the offering of career networking and job placement, hosting of special events including receptions, alumni/alumnae games, golf outings, and the raising of money to support Yale Athletics, the Yale Swimming Association enhances the experience between Yale Athletics and the alumni community.



A Weekend Honoring 120 Years of Yale Swimming

April 20-22, 2018

New Haven, CT

The weekend’s agenda, along with two registration links, can be found below. Please note that Saturday’s dinner must be registered for separately from the other weekend events.  While there are no deadlines, early registrations are greatly appreciated for planning purposes!


Friday, April 20th

Welcome Happy Hour

5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Payne Whitney Gymnasium, Kiphuth Trophy Room

Saturday, April 21st
Alumni Swim with Jim Henry
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Kiphuth Ex-Pool

Swim New Haven
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Practice Pool


Networking Lunch

12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

BAR (254 Crown St.)


120th Anniversary Dinner

6:00 – 10:00 p.m.

Payne Whitney Gymnasium, Lanman Center

Dinner: Tickets, Tables and Sponsorships

Register for the Weekend


Contact Caroline Dampier (Dowd) ’08 -




To join the Yale Swimming and Diving Association or to make a gift please CLICK HERE and follow the instructions below:

  • You will be directed to Yale's online giving mechanism - Giving to Yale. This is the website which allows for online enrollment in athletic team associations as well as donations to Yale for other purposes.  

  • Follow the instructions to Make a Gift or Pledge Payment By Credit Card Now

  • You will then be asked to designate your gift type (i.e. New Gift)

  • Next you will be asked to designate what you would like your donation to Support. If you are making a donation for the purpose of joining an association or simply making a donation to a specific Sport, select "Specific Sport" - this will prompt a drop down menu for you to select the specific sport you would like to support.

  • Note: If your donation falls within the thresholds designated by your association, you will automatically be enrolled in the association. If your donation qualifies for parking or other benefits, you will be contacted by a member of the athletic association to specify these aspects of your membership.


Checks should be made payable to Yale University and should include the sport association you wish to have your contribution directed towards. Gifts or pledges can be made by calling (203) 432-1434 or mailing payment to:

Yale Athletic Association
P.O. Box 1844
New Haven, CT 06508-1844  

- Donor Card: Swimming Donor Card



Winter 2016 Newsletter

Fall 2014 Newsletter

Fall 2013 Newsletter

Fall 2013 Honor Roll

Fall 2012 Newsletter 

NEW - Click to read more about the Yale Swimming & Diving Internship Program!


Legendary Yale Coach Phil Moriarty



Yale Swimming & Diving Association Board

President: Matthew Meade '87

Board Members:

Nate Cartmell  '73

Steve Clark  '65

Jen Hiltunen Deason  '97

Jeremy Fain  '99

Mike Faro  '93

Melanie Ginter  '78

Bert Hazlett  '87

Dave Hershey  '62

Kate Ivers  '99

David Jacobs ‘90

Ali Jones '08

Todd Kaplan  '86

Alexis Lerner Katz  '94

Susan Kim  '10

Kristin Krebs-Dick '93

Athena Liao '12

Mark Loftis  '83

Taylor Macdonald ‘77

Andrea Martin  '99

Moira McClosky  '07

Lisa O'Dell Rapuano  '80

Tom Stebbins  '94

Casey Whalen-Sellers  '96

Bendan Woo  '08     


All-Time Letter Winners:   Men's Swimming & Diving

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