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Mercersburg Academy Hires Glenn Neufeld from Upper Main Line Y as New Head Coach

Mercersburg Academy has stayed inside state borders to hire their new head coach and aquatics director, as the elite Pennsylvania…

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Ohio High School Swim Coach Killed in Lawn Mowing Accident

An Ohio high school swim coach passed away tragically on Friday during a terrible accident while mowing his lawn. According…

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UIC head Coach’s Contract Not Renewed

UIC is one of three (known) Division I programs that are looking for head coaches this summer.

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Bill In Front of Minnesota Senate Would Create Compulsory Aquatics Education

A new bill introduced before the state senate in Minnesota would make it the first state in the USA to…

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Ellie Simmonds to Lead British Squad for IPC Euros

The British Gas GBR Para-Swimming Team has been named for the 2014 IPC Swimming European Championships in Eindhoven.

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Irish Nationals to Kick Off Thursday as Commonwealth Qualifying Month Continues

With Sycerika McMahon remaining in the U.S. to focus on her college exams, Irish Swimmer of the Year Fiona Doyle will take the full spotlight at the 2014 Irish National Championships.

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Katinka Hosszu Breaks Hungarian Record in 50 Free as Maria Lenk Begins in Brazil

SESI’s Etienne Medeiros qualified for Pan Pacs en route to winning the women’s 100 backstroke.

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Countdown To the Comeback: Top 10 Michael Phelps Feats – #9

We’re counting down the top 10 moments of Michael Phelps’ career, so far. You, our readers, can participate, by voting…

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KZ Li Resigns As Head Diving Coach at Michigan

Michigan head diving coach Kongzheng “KZ” Li has resigned as the program’s head coach after 4 seasons in Ann Arbor….

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Disken Sets The Standard With 8 Aussie Multi-Class Age Group Titles

Timothy Disken has set the standard on the final night of competition at the 2014 Georgina Hope Swimmers Foundation Australian Multi…

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2014 CARIFTA Championships Set to Begin Tuesday in Aruba

The 2014 CARIFTA Swimming Championships will pit the best juniors of Caribbean Swimming against each other in 11-12, 13-14, and…

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Femke Heemskerk to Skip Maria Lenk Trophy With Illness

Dutch swimmer Femke Heemskerk has turned around and flown home in the middle of her trip to Sao Paulo, Brazil for…

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Atherton Takes Down Age Record; Bowles Wins 6th Event, Harvey Wins 7th to Finish Australian Age Championships

The 2014 Australian Age Championships wrapped up their non-disabled portion on Saturday and began to cede way to the para-class…

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Ohio State Hires Jordan Wolfrum to Replace Outgoing Hinkleman

Jordan Wolfrum, right, stands with Stanford head women’s coach Greg Meehan, center, as he accepts last season’s CSCAA Coach of the Year award.

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USA Swimming to Allow Bonus Swims at Summer Nationals for 18 & Unders

Once qualified for this summer’s National Championship meet, they’ll be assured of at least three swims in Irvine.

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