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Lilly King, Andrew Gutman Tabbed as Indiana University’s Athletes of the Year

Indiana University Athletics announced that women’s swimming’s Lilly King and men’s soccer’s Andrew Gutman have been named IU’s 2018-19 Athletes of the Year.

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World’s 8 Best Teams to Vie for Men’s Water Polo Super Final Title in Belgrade

Eight of the world’s men’s water polo powerhouses are in Belgrade, Serbia, this week to fight for the FINA Water Polo World League Super Final crown.

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Davenport Names Don Kimble as Assistant Swimming & Diving Coach

The Davenport University athletic department hired Don Kimble as an assistant coach for the swimming and diving programs effective July 1, 2019.

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Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series Stops in the Portuguese Azores on Saturday

On June 22, the world’s best cliff divers return to the the visually stunning volcanic island in the Portuguese Azores for the 8th year in a row.

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Artistic Swimming European Junior Championships Begin Tuesday

Since 1967, the summer brings Europe’s best age-group athletes together in swimming, diving, artistic swimming, open water and water polo.

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Susquehanna Selects Mike Tubb as Swimming & Diving Coach

Director of Athletics Pam Samuelson announced the hiring of Michael “Mike” Tubb as head coach of the Susquehanna men’s and women’s swimming & diving programs.

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Washington State Announces 2019 Signing Class

Washington State swimming completed its 2019 signing class with eight additional signees, upping the total number of newcomers to 12.

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James Madison Adds 8 Recruits for 2019-2020 Campaign

James Madison swimming & diving Head Coach Dane Pedersen announced its 2019 commits as eight Dukes join the program for the 2019-2020 campaign.

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China Rules at Diving Grand Prix in Bolzano; Cagnotto Successfully Comes Back

Athletes from China earned five gold medals – out of 10 – in the fifth leg of the 2019 FINA Diving Grand Prix, held in Bolzano (ITA), on June 14-16.

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Ukraine Excels in the Artistic World Series Super Final in Budapest

The Ukraine largely dominated the 2019 FINA Artistic Swimming World Series Super Final in Budapest (HUN), earning 7 gold out of the 10 titles at stake.

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Beating Early Summer Burnout

How do we coaches keep our swimmers enthusiastic at the end of a long school year? Shake Things Up. Take your typical workout style and rearrange it.

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Taylor Dodson Named Head Coach of Indiana Water Polo

Indiana University Vice President and Director of Athletics Fred Glass announced the hiring of Taylor Dodson as head coach of the Indiana water polo program.

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Rasovszky Wins at Home; Cunha Gets Third 2019 Gold in Lake Balaton

Kristof Rasovszky, from Hungary, and Ana Marcela Cunha, representing Brazil, were the winners of the fourth leg of the 2019 FINA Marathon Swim World Series.

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Swimmer Sue Heon Among 12 Selections for Pitt Athletics Hall of Fame

The University of Pittsburgh announced the 2019 Pitt Athletics Hall of Fame 12-member induction class, including Olympic swimmer Sue Heon.

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Virginia’s Madden, Wenger, Towbin Lead VaSID Women’s All-State Team

The Virginia Sports Information Directors named two all-state teams with 32 athletes and 11 relays earning all-state nods.

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