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NCAA Rejects Conferences’ Request to Drop Minimum Sports Requirement

The move, voted on by the Division I Council on Friday, puts a floor on athletic departments’ ability to eliminate sporting programs to deal with fallout…

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Arizona Scores Verbal From Backstroke Ace Connor West for 2021

US Open qualifier and Colorado high school state finalist Connor West has committed to the University of Arizona for 2021.

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How One NCAA Swimming Program Has Already Saved $150,000 to Preempt Cuts

This is not hypothetical – here’s how one NCAA swimming & diving program has already reduced its budget by $150,000 for next season.

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NCAA Updates Virtual Team Meeting & Recruiting Rules, Eligibility Requirements

Among the updates is that all NCAA Division I sports teams can now require up to eight hours per week of virtual meetings.

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Some Arizona Athletics Staff Affected by School-Wide Salary Cuts

Some UA athletics staff members are included in the school’s plan to cut pay and furlough employees – whether that includes swim coaches is not totally clear.

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Fly/IM Specialist Ethan Hansen Verbally Commits to Arizona State for 2021-22

Ethan Hansen of Mount Kelly, England has verbally committed to Arizona State University for 2021-22.

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Morgan Hawes Makes Verbal Commitment to UCLA for 2021-22

Mid-distance free specialist Morgan Hawes from Alto Swim Club has announced her intention to swim for UCLA beginning in the fall of 2021.

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Basson, Chandler & Burckle To Be Inducted Into Arizona Sports Hall of Fame

Jean Basson, Annie Chandler and Clark Burckle will be among seven athletes inducted into the UA Sports Hall of the Fame with the class of 2020.

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Cal’s Abbey Weitzeil Wins 2020 Honda Sport Award for Swimming

After setting an American record in the 50 free during the shortened 2019-20 NCAA season, Weitzeil becomes the sixth Cal swimmer to win the award.

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Top 2021 Breaststroker Alicia Henry Verbally Commits to Cal

Alicia Henry, a 1:00.2 breaststroker from Dynamo Swim Club, has announced her intention to swim for Cal beginning in the 2021-22 season.

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Alex McMahon (2021) Verbally Commits to Arizona Wildcats

Butterflyer Alex McMahon from ACES Swim Club in Colorado has announced his verbal commitment to the University of Arizona for 2021-22.

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Swimming From Home Talk Show: Katie Drabot on Team Support, Top Movies

Drabot has found solace in spending time with family and teammates and trying to stay active and fit in different ways besides swimming

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Swimming’s Top 25 Uncommitted High School Juniors (Boys – Class of 2021)

Matthew Fallon (above) is the #3 recruit in the class of 2021 and still hasn’t made his college decision yet. He already has NCAA-worthy times.

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Swimming’s Top 25 Uncommitted High School Juniors (Girls – Class of 2021)

Samantha Tadder (above) is one of three swimmers ranked in the top 10 of the high school class of 2021 that are still uncommitted.

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Cal’s Ryan Hoffer on NCAA Heartbreak, How His Swimming ‘Took Off’ Last Season

Hoffer has been a preeminent short course sprinter for years. But he still managed a breakout season his junior year at Cal.

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