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World Top-20 Sprinter and Israeli Record-Holder, Ziv Kalontarov, Signs with Auburn

Ziv Kalontarov, who won a gold medal for Israel in the 50 free at the inaugural European Games in Baku, will swim for Auburn in the fall.

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Auburn Will Begin 2015-2016 Season Against Rivals Alabama

Kyle Darmody will lead the Auburn Tigers into a 2015-2016 season that will begin it’s regular-season schedule against arch-rivals Alabama.

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Hugo Morris’ Auburn School Record Plaque Put Up To Replace Rowdy Gaines’

At the James E. Martin Aquatics Center, the plaque which had Gaines’ time, name, and the year he set the record was removed to make way for a new plaque which featured all the same information pertaining to Morris’ record.

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Demerae Christianson Resigns as Assistant at Auburn, Will Move to NYC

Demerae Christianson has resigned her post as an assistant at her alma mater, Auburn University.

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Former Florida High School Champion Logan Samuelson Transferring from Auburn to Iowa

Distance freestyler Logan Samuelson will transfer to the University of Iowa after one season at Auburn, he tells SwimSwam on Thursday….

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Canadian flyer/backstroker Haley Black transferring to Auburn from Western Kentucky

After the suspension of the Western Kentucky swimming & diving program, Haley Black will be making the leap to Auburn, according to a source close to the program.

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Defending NCAA Champion Cal Women Add Transfer From Auburn All-American Sprinter Hull

Sophomore-to-be Valerie Hull will transfer to Cal this fall after an All-America freshman season at Auburn.

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Western Kentucky’s Former Top Commit Zach Apple Chooses Auburn Instead

Zach Apple, the best incoming freshman who has been disenfranchised by Western Kentucky University’s decision to suspend their swimming program…

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Auburn diver Fraser McKean nominated for SEC’s H. Boyd McWhorter Award

The H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athlete Post-Graduate Scholarship has been presented by the Southeastern Conference since 1986 to the league’s top male and female scholar-athletes.

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PHOTO VAULT: 6 Legends Inducted Into Auburn Swimming & Diving Hall of Fame

Chris Davis, Janet Shanteau, Eric Shanteau, Jeri Shanteau and Bryan Krakoska Auburn Swimming Wall of Fame on Saturday, April 11, 2015 in Auburn, Ala.

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Check out Kyle Darmody’s Superman handshake with a kid at the SEC Championships

No, this isn’t quite a Buzzfeed post. At least not until we get 22 more Kyle Darmody gifs to stick together in one post. But it is a cool look at one of the nation’s best swimmers taking time to engage with a young fan just moments before one of the bigger races of his career.

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Day 5 Notes and Quotes From the 2015 SEC Championships

Georgia’s Matias Koski took home the title in the men’s 1650 free on Saturday night, despite doing an extra flip-turn at the end of his race.

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Auburn men put 6 up to lead all SEC teams – Full Day 5 Ups/Mids/Downs here

Kyle Darmody and Auburn have 6 A finalists to lead all teams on the final night of SECs. Will it be enough to reel in Georgia and Florida?

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2015 SEC Championships: Dressel tops Gkolomeev in day 5 prelims to set up huge 100 free showdown

Caeleb Dressel hit a new lifetime-best and broke the 17-18 National Age Group record to lead the 100 freestylers on day 5.

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2015 SEC Championships: Day 4 Video Highlights

There were plenty of intriguing winners on night 4 of the 2015 SEC Championships, including Kaylin Burchell in the women’s 100 breaststroke. See video highlights here.

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