Dykstra Announces 2007-08 Swimming and Diving Schedule
DENTON (5/31/07) ? North Texas head coach Joe Dykstra has announced the 2007-08 swimming and diving schedule, highlighted by clashes with three of last year's top 15 teams.
“It is a very ambitious schedule with dual meet competition against teams from the SEC,
The squad will kick off the season Sept. 29 with the annual Green .vs. White meet at the
The Mean Green Relays will consist of a relay-only format, the only time that the Mean Green will use that format in 2007-08. The Mustangs claimed their 11th consecutive conference crown in 2007, while the Horned Frogs and the Mean Green met up twice last season.
North Texas will get a second crack at each team as the Mean Green will head to SMU on Nov. 9 for a tri-meet versus the Mustangs and
In addition to the local rivalries, Dykstra has added national powers onto the docket in Texas A&M and Georgia. October 12 will mark the first time the Mean Green has ever met up with the Bulldogs, who finished seventh at last season’s NCAA Championships. That matchup will take place in
The Mean Green will head to
Missouri State, New Orleans, Rice and New Mexico State round out the head-to-head slate with New Orleans coming to Denton on Feb. 9, for the final tuneup before the SBC Championships. The SBC Championships will take place Feb. 28-March 1, and for the second consecutive season will be held in