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Records, Stereotypes Fall in LGBTQ Movement

Proud to Play: Where the Gay and Athletic Communities Intersect by Oliver Goodman | [email protected] “Stereotypes are like records,” Jack…

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A Reality Check on Grades…Are You Affordable?

“College coaches will look at your times first to see if you can help them and then immediately look at your grades…”

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7 Questions to Consider When on a Recruiting Trip

Choosing a college swim team is one of the biggest decisions that student athletes make.

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Why Swim NAIA?

The colleges of the NAIA offer diverse opportunities for swimmers.

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Western Kentucky’s Michelle Craddock Transferring to North Carolina State

Michelle Craddock is one of the best swimmers emerging from the fallout of Western Kentucky’s 5-year program suspension.

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College Recruits Beware, Coaches Review Social Media Accounts

“Coaches and schools are investing a lot of money in a recruit’s education. You can bet that they are going to get to know everything they can about the person they want to recruit.”

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New Colorado State Athletic Director Joe Parker on the Future of NCAA Swimming

Despite current pressures on the NCAA, newly hired Colorado State athletic director Joe Parker is optimistic for the future of…

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Chlorinated: The world inside each swim team

I have realized that there is a world inside each team that takes over the lives of each swimmer.

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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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10 Things You Should Know about College Swimming Recruiting and Recruiting Trips

To all aspiring college level swimmers out there, here are 10 things you should know about the college recruiting process.

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Congratulations! You finished college swimming, now what?

By the time college swimming is over, you’re in the last 3 months of your college career, expected to graduate and become a productive member of society. Here are “5 things” to help you in this process.

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USOC concerned about cuts to NCAA non-revenue sports, per Yahoo

Shortly after the exciting, action-packed conclusions to the men’s and women’s NCAA swimming & diving seasons, college swimming fans got some sobering commentary from Yahoo Sports and the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC).

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Nathan Graber: William Jewell College Swimming

Courtesy of Nikki Flynn, a SwimSwam intern. Follow: @NikkiFlynn3  Nathan Graber, a junior at William Jewell College, started his college swimming career…

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VIDEO: Aringo Photography’s look at the 2014-2015 Texas Longhorns

Andy Ringgold of Aringo Photography put together this compilation of photos highlighting the men of the 2014-2015 Texas Longhorn Swimming & Diving team, a crew that look like the favorites to win the NCAA title next week.

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