King Swimming schedule announced for 2010-11

BRISTOL, Tenn. - King College head swimming coach John Connor has finalized the 2010-11 schedule for the Tornado and Lady Tornado swimming squads which includes a total of 13 events during the season.

King opens the season with a meet at Mars Hill (N.C.) College on Oct. 9. In addition to swimming against Mars Hill, King will compete with Brenau (Ga.) University. The Tornado and Lady Tornado go to Pfeiffer (N.C.) University on Oct. 23 where Milligan joins the meet.

After going to Berry (Ga.) College on Oct. 30, King will be a part of the Sewanee Invitational in Sewanee, Tenn., Nov. 5-6. A trip to the University of the Cumberlands (Ky.) comes up on Nov. 13. Milligan will also be a part of the meet. On Nov. 20 King travels to Warren Wilson (N.C.) College to close out the 2010 portion of the schedule.

The 2011 half of the schedule starts with the Colonel Classic in Danville, Ky., Jan. 14-15. King welcomes Mars Hill on Jan. 22 and Milligan comes to Bristol on Jan. 26. The Lady Tornado has a meet with Emory & Henry (Va.) College scheduled for Feb. 5.

King travels to Union (Ky.) College on Feb. 12 where Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) College will also swim.

The 2011 Appalachian Swimming Conference Championship is scheduled for Feb. 16-19 in Athens, Ohio. The Tornado finished seventh at the 2010 event while the Lady Tornado finished eighth.

The final meet for King will be Feb. 26 at the Limestone Invitational in Gaffney, S.C.

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