G. Edward Schweikert Named to Susquehanna Hall of Fame

SELINSGROVE, Pennsylvania, October 3. SUSQUEHANNA University will induct six members into the SU Sports Hall of Fame at an on-campus ceremony on January 24, 2009, and one of the six inductees will be former swimming & diving head coach G. Edward "Ged" Schweikert III.

Schweikert was the only coach in Susquehanna's men's and women's swimming & diving history until his death on June 15, 2008, after succumbing to cancer.

He was a Middle Atlantic Conference Coach of the Year in 2000, 2005 and 2007, and during the 2007–08 men's season, he led the Crusaders to an 11–0 record in dual meets.

Special thanks to Susquehanna for contributing this report.

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