USC Swim and Dive Announces 2021-22 Schedule
LOS ANGELES – The USC swim and dive program announced its 2021-22 competition schedule on Thursday, Aug. 19. The Trojans will open the season at home on Friday, Oct. 15 as host to a two-day Invitational at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center.
A week later, the Women of Troy will welcome Washington State on Friday, Oct. 29 for the first dual meet of the season. On the same day, the men will host UCSB for their first dual of the 2021 season.
This year, USC Alumni Relays will take place Sat., Oct. 30 as former Trojans return to campus to face-off against current student-athletes in the pool.
USC hits the road for two consecutive meets in November, as the Trojans will travel to Arizona (Nov. 5) and Arizona State (Nov. 6), before returning home for the Trojan Diving Invitational (Nov. 12-14).
After a few weeks at home, the Trojans will travel to College Station for the Art Adamson Invitational at Texas A&M (Nov. 17-19).
The Trojans will not see any dual meet action in December, but a handful of swimmers and divers will compete at the USA Diving Winter Nationals (Dec. 14-16) and World Short Course Championships (Dec. 16-21).
USC will then return to action on Jan. 15 when the Trojans host UC San Diego for a dual meet. During the same weekend, USC diving will be busy across town as they'll compete in the Bruin Diving Invitational Jan. 14-16.
Pac-12 spring dual meet action will commence for the Women of Troy on Fri., Jan. 28 as USC will welcome Bay area rivals Cal (Jan. 28) and Stanford (Jan. 29 – senior day).
The following weekend, the men will have their chance to pick up some Pac-12 dual meet wins as they host Cal (Feb. 4) and Stanford (Feb. 5 – senior day).
After falling to UCLA at home last season, the Women of Troy will seek a victory on the Bruins home turf as they'll travel to Westwood on Feb. 11 for their final dual meet of the season. The following day, they'll compete at the UCLA invite.
The men's team will hit the road for one last Pac-12 dual as they'll head to Salt Lake City to take on Utah on Saturday, Feb. 12.
This year, the Pac-12 Swim & Dive Championships will return to Federal Way, WA, with the women competing Feb. 23-26, and the men competing March 2-5.
The NCAA Zone E Diving Championships are set to take place March 8-10, also in Federal Way, WA.
The 2022 NCAA Championships will be held at the Georgia Tech Aquatics Center, with the women set to compete March 16-19, and the men a week later (Mar. 23-26).
For all home athletic events—including at the Uytengsu Aquatics Center—USC will align with the latest California state guidance regarding capacity for indoor and outdoor live events and performances, as well as county, city, and campus directives. Los Angeles County currently allows full capacity for outdoor sporting events.
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