records for USD swimming Elizabeth Hoffman, a freshman on The University of South Dakota womenâ�?�?s swimming and diving team, is off to a record-breaking start so far in her Coyote career. Hoffman (Fr., Eureka) has set a new school record (in yards) in the 500 freestyle with a time of 5:06.36 at the Border Battle in Stevens Point, WI, last weekend. The previous record was 5:08.16. Hoffman also has posted a new school record (in meters) in the 400 IM. Hoffman set the new mark of 2:25.54 at the Coyotesâ�?�? meet against Wisconsin-Green Bay on Nov. 8. Hoffmanâ�?�?s time broke a record of 2:25.90 set by former Coyote standout Leita Rolfe (Newcastle, WY) in 2007. Hoffmanâ�?�?s time also set a new USD pool record. The Coyote womenâ�?�?s and menâ�?�?s swimming and diving teams resume action on Friday, Nov. 21 when they play host to St. Cloud State. The meet begins at 6 p.m. at the DakotaDome pool in Vermillion.