College Recruiting

3 Easy Mistakes to Avoid in the College Recruiting Process

“I am a college swimming and diving coach and serve as my programs recruiting coordinator. I talk to and e-mail recruits every day and that process ends up being a large portion of what I do when I am not on the deck.”

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First Impressions in College Recruiting

Contributor, Rick Paine, is an expert on college swimming and the college recruiting process. He is also the Director of…

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Wheaton College Swimming Recruiting Video Raises the Bar – Gopro Drone

Wheaton College (Illinois): This college swimming recruiting video was designed, filmed, and edited by junior Jonathan Lait.

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9 Questions to Ask a College Swimming Coach

Interviews may seem intimidating, but the key to making a good impression is to prepare. The famous, “Do you have any questions” can be a crucial part of any interview.

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Nebraska-Omaha Gets Commitment From Gillian Schwartz

Gillian Schwartz has committed to swim for the University of Nebraska-Omaha

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UW-Milwaukee gets Commitment from Eli Hoenshel

Eli Hoenshel, of Spring, Texas, has committed to swim for the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Panthers

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Drury Panthers Pick Up Kansas City Swim Academy’s Ashley Sturman

The defending NCAA Division II national champions picked up a verbal commitment from Kansas City Swim Academy’s Ashley Sturman

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Signing-Day-Eve: The SwimSwam Index of Class of 2015 College Commitments

#1 women’s recruit Katie Ledecky eliminated all suspense and made her decision early. Since then, we’ve written over 500 articles about other swimmers making their decisions. See them all here.

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CSU Bakersfield Gets Verbal Commitment from IRSC Transfer Bryce Timonera

Bryce Timonera of Indian River State College, defending NJCAA national champions for the last 40 seasons, will use the rest…

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BlueSeventy Swim of the Week: Five (5!) school records for Carson-Newman at intrasquad meet

Swimming against only teammates, Carson-Newman put up the fastest time in school history in five different events last week.

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Golden Gophers Pick Up An In-State Verbal Commitment from Olivia Johnston

The Golden Gophers picked up their most recent verbal commitment from in-state breaststroker Olivia Johnston this weekend. Johnston swim for…

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Californian Backstroker Abby Chopp Commits to Kenyon

The Kenyon Ladies have secured a commitment from Conejo Simi Swim Club’s Abby Chopp. Chopp is a senior at La Reina High…

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Distance Freestyler Brittany Kahn Verbally Commits To The Blue Devils

Duke received another verbal commitment this week from a distance freestyler. Last night we reported that Lexy Aitchison verbally committed, and tonight…

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Canadian Jr Pan Pacs Medalist Lexy Aitchison Verbally Commits To Duke

Lexy Aitchison, a freestyler from the Clearwater Aquatic Club in Florida has verbally committed to swim at Duke starting next…

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Kentucky Wildcats pick up three commitments on the women’s side for 2015

Pittsburgh-area swimmers Kathryn Painter and Kayla Churman, plus Ohio’s Geena Freriks, have verbally committed to join the Wildcats next season.

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