Ivy League

PASA’s Heidi Katter Makes Verbal Commitment to Yale

Heidi Katter (right) has made her verbal commitment to swim for the Yale Bulldogs beginning in the fall of 2015, pending completion of the admissions process.

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Cornell Announces Coaching Staff Promotions: Patrick Gallagher and Wes Newman

Joe Lucia, the Philip H. Bartels Head Coach of Swimming at Cornell, announced the promotion of two assistant coaches to associate head coach: Patrick Gallagher and Wes Newman.

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Dartmouth Brings in Alexi Kuska as Full-Time Assistant

HANOVER, N.H.  –  The Dartmouth men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs are pleased to announce the hiring of Alexi…

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INTERVIEW: Corey Okubo Assesses Performance at Juniors; Looks Forward to Nationals

SwimSwam caught up with AquaZot’s Corey Okubo at Junior Nationals in Irvine, where Okubo talked about his performance in the 200 fly and 200 back and laid out his plans for Nationals and for starting Princeton in the fall.

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Columbia Women’s Swimming and Diving Welcomes 10 Into Class of 2018

Columbia’s acting head coach Michael Sabala announced the six swimmers and four divers who will make up the class of 2018.

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Columbia Men’s Swimming and Diving Announces 10 Swimmers, 1 Diver for Incoming Freshman Class

Columbia head men’s coach Jim Bolster has assembled a class of 11 to do battle for the Lions in the upcoming 2014-15 season.

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Princeton Women’s Swimming and Diving Head Coach Susan Teeter Elected President of CSCAA

Princeton University’s Susan Teeter will begin a two-year stint as President of College Swimming Coaches Association of America this fall.

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Brown to split men’s and women’s teams after coach’s retirement

Brown University (pictured is its Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatics Center) will be splitting it’s men’s and women’s swimming & diving programs on the heels of longtime head coach Peter Brown’s retirement.

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Brown University adds 10 men, 9 women for 2014-2015

The Ivy League’s Brown University Bears have announced 19 incoming freshmen for the coming season, 10 on the men’s side and 9 on the women’s.

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Harvard Men’s Swimming and Diving Announces Class of 2018

Harvard men’s swimming and diving announced the eight members of its incoming class of 2018.

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What Impact Do the New 2015 NCAA Division I Qualifying Standards Have?

Would the toughened standards have kept Cal from winning the men’s NCAA title? Probably not. They would, however, have significantly impacted the NCAA fate of several other teams.

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NCAA Releases 2014-2015 Division I Time Standards

2014 NCAA Champion Brittany MacLean now has her targets for 2015 qualifying when she will be a junior at Georgia.

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Burning Skin or Itching at Swim Meets

“Unfortunately for the swimmers, chlorine side-effects are the worst at swim meets. Because of increased chlorine, swimmers are exposed to higher levels of chlorine during meets.”

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Georgia, Cal Women Lead The Way With Double-Digit CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorees

The Georgia women not only had the most points at the 2014 NCAA Championships, they also had the most athletes competing on their way to a GPA of 3.5 or above for the spring semester.

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Florida, Michigan men lead Division I with 6 CSCAA Scholar All-Americans apiece

The Michigan Wolverine and Florida Gator men top the list of Division I CSCAA Scholar All-Americans released today, with 6 swimmers earning the honor from each team.

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