Big Ten

Free/Back Specialist Pyper Doo to Remain in State with Verbal to Minnesota

Minnesota Wolf State Champion Pyper Doo announced her verbal commitment to swim at the University of Minnesota beginning in the fall of 2020.


Northwestern Head Diving Coach Alik Sarkisian Will Not Return Next Season

Northwestern University’s sent out a press release this morning stating that Alik Sarkisian, who has been the head diving coach since 2006, will not be returning to coach the Wildcats in the 2019-2020 season.

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Wisconsin Picks Up Huge Verbal Commitment from #6 Phoebe Bacon for 2020

Bacon, the 2018 Winter Nationals runner-up in the 100 back, is also the second-fastest girl in 15-16 history in the event in long course.


Wisconsin Adds Another: Emma Lasecki from Green Bay Commits

On the same day as the #6 recruit in the class Phoebe Bacon announced her verbal commitment to Wisconsin, Emma Lasecki did the same.

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Indiana University in the Market for an Assistant Sprint Coach as Kirk Grand Heads West

Grand was at Auburn for five years before spending last season at IU.


Haughey, Mertz Named Big Ten Medal of Honor Recipients

Seniors Siobhán Haughey (women’s swimming and diving) and Robbie Mertz (men’s soccer) were presented with the Big Ten Medal of Honor on Monday, based on their proficiency in scholarship and athletics.

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Pruitt Walther Announces Commitment for Michigan State

Walther will be leaving the Buckeye State to Join the Lady Spartans.

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Ohio Sprinter Max Scott Commits to Indiana’s Class of 2023

Max Scott, a USA Swimming Scholastic All-American sprinter from United Swim Association, has committed to Indiana for 2019-20.

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8 Rutgers Swimmmers Head to Sweden for Stockholm Open

Eight Rutgers swimmers and their coaches are heading overseas to Sweden for the 2019 Swim Open Stockholm from Friday, April 12 to Monday, April 15.

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Bence Szabados Switches Verbal Commitment from Northwestern to Michigan

Illinois butterflyer Bence Szabados, who had originally made a verbal pledge to Northwestern, has committed to the University of Michigan for 2020-21.


Iowa Picks Up Commitment from Polish National Teamer Julia Koluch

Polish backstroker Julia Koluch has announced her verbal commitment to swim and study at the University of Iowa in 2019-20.

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Hannah Brunzell (SWE) and Sam Dailley (GBR) Sign NLIs with Northwestern

Northwestern has signed NLIs with a pair of international swimmers for the class of 2023: Hannah Brunzell of Sweden and Sam Dailley of England.

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Michigan Snags 2020 Verbal from MHSAA Division 1 State Champ Claire Tuttle

Claire Tuttle, a two-sport All-American from Hudsonville, Michigan, has opted to swim for the University of Michigan in 2020-21.


Who Returns the Most Points? Looking Ahead to 2020 D1 Men’s Champs

Cal won the NCAA title last weekend, and they were good enough that they look like early favorites for next year too.


Mike Bottom Appears on Michigan Business School Podcast

On the podcast, the Michigan head coach Mike Bottom discusses communication, culture-building, and learning from his student-athletes.

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