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  • Wingate Host Special Olympics Event
    For 11 years, the Wingate University men's and women's swimming teams have hosted the Special Olympics swimming venue at the Wingate Natatorium. By simply being available, the Bulldogs have had a m...
  • Missouri State Adds Four
    The Missouri State swimming & diving team received four commitments during the NCAA's April signing period, head coach Dave Collins announced Thursday.Joining the Bears in the fall are divers B...
  • The Year in PAC-12 Men's Swimming & Diving
    By Kyra GeithmanPac-12 men’s swimming and diving had another banner year, with California capturing the NCAA Championship, their third in four years. The Golden Bears were also Conference champions...
  • The Year in PAC-12 Women's Swimming & Diving
    By Sarah JenningsIt was yet another stellar year for Pac-12 women’s swimming and diving as three teams finished in the top five at the 2014 NCAA Championships and four total in the top-10, tying th...
  • Florida Diving Coach Dies in Boating Accident
    University of Florida head men’s and women’s diving coach Donnie Craine, 61, passed away this morning in a boating accident off the coast of Bokeelia.“Our thoughts are with Mindy, their family and ...
  • New Hampshire's McCandless Earns America East Scholar Athlete of the Year Award
    Senior Lauren McCandless (Macungie, Pa.) of the University of New Hampshire women's swimming and diving team was named the 2013-14 America East Scholar-Athlete of the Year in women's swimming &...
  • Virginia Adds to Signing Class
    Virginia swimming and diving head coach Augie Busch announced Wednesday (April 23) that Brendan Casey (Santa Monica, Calif.) and Jack Smith (London, England) have signed National Letters of Intent ...
  • LIU-Brooklyn Hires Clay
    Tiffany Clay had better bring a coat.  The new LIU Brooklyn head coach arrives at the new program from UNC-Wilmington where she helped the team to four CAA Men's Championships.  John Suar...
  • Cal's Durden to Throw Out First Pitch at A's Game on April 22
    David Durden, head men's swimming and diving coach of the 2014 NCAA champion Golden Bears, will throw out the ceremonial first pitch prior (6:56 p.m.) to the Oakland A’s game versus the Texas Range...
  • CCSA Announces End-Of-Season Awards
    UMBC senior Mohamed Hussein (Cairo, Egypt) has been voted the CCSA Men’s Swimmer of the Year, while junior teammate Ryan Green (Ellicott City, Md.) was tabbed the Men’s Diver of the Year.  In ...
  • Florida Swimmers Qualify for National Teams
    Six Florida swimmers have earned selections to their respective national teams after impressive post-collegiate season performances in long course competition. With the focus turned on qualifying f...
  • Ohio State Hires Wolfrum
    Jordan Wolfrum has been named assistant coach for the Ohio State women’s swimming and diving team, head coach Bill Dorenkott announced today. Wolfrum replaces Liz Hinkleman, who spent the last two ...
  • Stanford Diving Coach Retires After 36 Seasons
     Dr. Rick Schavone announced his retirement Thursday after 36 seasons as Stanford’s head diving coach.One of the nation’s premier diving instructors, Schavone is the architect of the Cardinal ...
  • Indiana's Boggs Wins Collegiate Triathlon Title
    Indiana University junior swimmer Ian Boggs was crowned champion in the sprint event at the 2014 USA Triathlon Collegiate National Championships on April 4 in Tempe, Ariz. The triathlon includ...
  • Indiana Men Sign Australian Olympic Diver
    Australian 2012 Olympic platform diver James Connor has signed with Indiana University and will compete beginning in the fall of 2014, head coach Drew Johansen announced today. “James is an ab...
  • PAC-12 Names All-Academic Teams
    Following are the 2014 Pac-12 Conference Men's Swimming and Diving All-Academic teams, announced today by Commissioner Larry Scott. To be eligible for selection to the academic team, a student-athl...
  • Walker of Texas Named Big 12 Men's Swimming & Diving Scholar-Athlete of the Year
    The Big 12 Conference announced Tuesday the selection of University of Texas senior swimmer Reid Walker as the league’s 2014 Men’s Swimming & Diving Scholar-Athlete of the Year.  Walker ea...
  • Duke's Gundry Wins Tower at South African Nationals
    Duke University sophomore Jaimee Gundry won the women’s platform diving competition this week at the South Africa national diving championships, held at the Kings Park Aquatic Centre in Durban.&nbs...
  • Bogdanovski of Johns Hopkins Named Bluegrass Conference Women's Swimmer of the Year
    The honors continue to roll in for Johns Hopkins Ana Bogdanovski as the junior was recently named the Bluegrass Mountain Conference Women's Swimmer of the Year. The honor comes on the heels of bein...
  • Florida State Divers Qualify for U.S. World Cup Team
    With the home crowd in their corner, redshirt junior Katrina Young and Amy Cozad won the 10-meter synchronized event at the 2014 World Cup Diving Trials. The three-day event came to a close on Sund...
  • Several Hoosiers Qualify for International Competition
    Indiana swimming and diving will be represented at the 2014 European Swimming Championships in Berlin, Germany, and the 2014 FINA Diving World Cup in Shanghai, China. Eric Ress, who recently c...
  • Towson's Rowland Named CAA Scholar-Athlete Award Winner
    For the second consecutive year, Towson University senior swimmer Melanie Rowland was named the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Scholar-Athlete Award winner for women's swimming, it was announc...
  • Big 12 Hands Out Post-Season Awards
    After claiming the men's and women's Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championships for the second-consecutive year, the Texas swimming and diving program headlines the 2013-14 Big 12 Swimming postseason...
  • MPSF Announces Academic Awards
    Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Executive Director, Al Beaird, has announced the MPSF All-Academic Scholar-Athletes for the 2013-14 men’s and women's swimming and diving season. The following st...
  • SEC Releases Post-Season Awards
    The Southeastern Conference on Thursday announced its annual Swimming and Diving Awards, as voted on by the league’s head coaches, and recognizing the conference’s top performers and coaches of the...
  • Tulane's Caprio Given Spirit of Service Award
    After concluding her collegiate career last month in helping guide the Tulane University women’s swimming and diving team post its best Conference USA finish in a decade, Green Wave senior Cari Cap...
  • Summit League Announces Athletes of the Year
    Denver’s Dylan Bunch and Samantha Corea were named the 2014 Summit League Swimmers of the Year, while IUPUI’s Cody Watts and South Dakota’s Greysen Hertting were named the Divers of the Year, as vo...
  • Georgia's Ryan Selected for AT&T Olympic Performance Squad
    Senior diver Laura Ryan has been selected by USA Diving for the AT&T Olympic Performance Squad for 2014. Ryan is one of 25 male and female divers who exhibit the most skill and determination ne...
  • ACC National Champs Highlight Conference Academic Awards
    Notre Dame junior Emma Reaney has been named the 2014 Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Swimming & Diving Scholar-Athlete of the Year and headlines the 2014 All-ACC Academic Women’s Swimming &a...
  • Vermont Helps Out at Food Salvage Event
    Members of the University of Vermont women's swimming and diving team spent Sunday volunteering at UVM's Food Salvage program, helping to prepare and provide a healthy meal to hungry citizens in th...
  • Indiana's Snodgrass, A&M's Troskot Qualify for PAN PAC's for Canada
    Indiana University sophomore swimmer Brooklynn Snodgrass has been named to Canada’s national team for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, as well as the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships. Swimming Canad...
  • Former Florida State Athletes on Track for International Competitions
    Following their collegiate careers, seven members of the Florida State swimming and diving teams are scheduled to compete in both national and international competitions throughout 2014. From ...
  • Georgia Receives Notice of Allegations from NCAA
    The University of Georgia received on Wednesday, April 2, a Notice of Allegations from the NCAA regarding its men’s swimming and diving program."While I am disappointed about the Notice of Allegati...
  • EIU's McGill Moves onto NITRO
    Eastern Illinois Director of Intercollegiate Athletics Barbara Burke has announced the Elliott McGill will be resigning his position as the Panthers swim coach to pursue other professional opportun...
  • James Madison Sweeps CAA Diving Awards
    Redshirt freshman diver Taryn McLaughlin (Hudson, Ohio/Hudson) became just the second diver in Colonial Athletic Association history to win the conference’s Diver and Rookie Diver of the Year award...
  • ACC Hands Out End-Of-Season Awards
    The Atlantic Coast Conference has honored 10 individuals as recipients of the 2014 ACC Swimming & Diving Annual awards, as announced Thursday by the conference office. The winners were determin...
  • Stanford's Lee Wins Honda Sports Award for Swimming
    Stanford senior Felicia Lee was named the Honda Sports Award winner for swimming & diving, Chris Voelz, Executive Director of THE Collegiate Women Sports Awards (CWSA) today. With the honor, Le...
  • Florida Tech's Ritter Steps Down
    Florida Tech Athletics Director Bill Jurgens announced on Thursday that Jeni Ritter, head men’s and women’s swimming coach and aquatics director, has stepped down to pursue other career opportuniti...
  • Drexel Releases Markey
    The Drexel University Athletics Department has chosen not to renew the contract of head coach Shawn Markey.  The Dragon women finished eighth and men fifth in the Colonial Athletic Association...
  • PAC-12 Hands Out Post-Season Awards
    Arizona junior Kevin Cordes was tabbed Pac-12 Men’s Swimmer of the Year, California freshman Ryan Murphy was voted Pac-12 Men’s Swimming Freshman/Newcomer of the Year and Cal head coach Dave Durden...
  • Minnesota's Dale Will Not Return
    The University of Minnesota Athletics Department announced today that men’s swimming coach Dennis Dale will not return for the 2014-15 season. Dale recently completed his 29th season as a coach wit...
  • Conference USA Releases Yearly Awards
    FIU swept top honors in the 2014 the Conference USA Swimming and Diving Specialty Awards as seniors Sonia Perez Arau and Sabrina Beaupre were named Swimmer of the Year and Diver of the Year, respec...
  • Michigan's Jaeger, Indiana's Schmidt Earn Big Ten Honors
    The Big Ten announced the 2014 Big Ten Men’s Swimmer and Diver of the Year awards on Tuesday, as voted on by the conference coaches. Michigan’s Connor Jaeger was named the Big Ten Swimmer of the Ye...
  • Auburn Recognized by Multiple Sclerosis Association of America
    The Auburn swimming and diving team was recently recognized for their $25,000 charitable donation to the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America for their participation in Swim for MS. The T...
  • Post-Meet Awards and Top 10 in Review
    By Chris HarrellWow! What a meet! With this memorable contest in the books, and some staff consultation, it’s time to hand out some awards:Swimmer of the Meet: Kevin Cordes, Arizona. Cordes broke t...
  • NCAA Men's DI Live Championship Coverage: Day 3 Finals Recaps
    1,650 Freestyle Final Heat Andrew Gemmell of Georgia (51.13) is in the lead at the 100. Gemmell goes through the 200 at 1:44.58 with Michigan's Connor Jaeger second (1:45.38). Jaeger (4:2...
  • NCAA Men's DI Live Championship Coverage: Day 3 Live Prelim Recaps - Diving Complete
    200 BackstrokeHeat 1Kip Darmody of Texas (49.04) leads at the 100 followed by Kack Murfree of Virginia (49.59). Darmody (1:40.20) crushes his season best, beating USC's Luca Spinazzola (1:42.66).He...
  • NCAA Men's DI Live Championship Coverage: Day 2 Race-By-Race Finals Recaps
    200 Medley RelayCal (1:22.83) took the lead on second leg and powered on through to set an American record of 1:22.83. Arizona (1:23.02) used a strong anchor by Brad Tandy to take second while Texa...
  • NCAA Men's DI Live Championship Coverage: Day 2 Live Race-By-Race Prelim Recaps
    200 Medley Relay -Heat 1Louisville (1:26.64) shakes off a fiesty Navy squad (1:26.88) while Wisconsin (1:27.07) is third. And here we go again: Wisconsin is disqualified for a one hand touch on the...
  • Thursday Morning Thoughts
    By Chris HarrellThe big winners on Thursday morning were California and Texas. After last week, I must admit I was little concerned that some of the reasons for the Cal women's lackluster perf...