Jeff Julian’s Former Swimmers Holding 5 Mile Open Water Race in his Honor

On October 31, several of coach Jeff Julian’s former swimmers are planning to hold a 5 mile swim in his honor following his recent stomach cancer diagnosis.

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NCAA Alleges “Lack of Head Coach Control” against Arizona’s Augie Busch

The NCAA has charged Arizona with 9 NCAA violations, including a “Lack of Head Coach Control” allegation toward head swimming & diving coach Augie Busch.


MN State Champion Katherine Randall (2022) Makes Verbal Commitment to ASU

Riptide miler Katherine Randall has verbally committed to swim for Arizona State University beginning in the 2022-23 school year.

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Arizona State Women Launch 2022 Recruiting with Verbal from Mackenzie Nedom

Nedom competes for Peru internationally. In 2019, she raced at the South American Junior Championships, where she took two bronze medals in her age group.

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U.S. Open Qualifier Nadia Bouraoui Makes Verbal Pledge to Arizona for 2021-22

Breaststroke specialist Nadia Bouraoui from Santa Clara Swim Club has sent a verbal commitment to the University of Arizona’s class of 2025.

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Olympic Trials Qualifier Parker Reynolds Verbals to Arizona State for 2022

At the 2019 CIF State Championships, as a high school freshman, Reynolds was a B-finalist in the 500 free where he went 4:29.87 to take 11th overall.

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Evan Petty, One of Top Remaining Recruits in Class of 2021, Commits to Cal

The defending NCAA Champion Cal Bears have picked up a commitment from one of the best swimmers who was still uncommitted in the high school class of 2021.


Tennessee Native Zoe Summar Verbally Commits to Arizona State for 2022

Zoe Summar, who finished 3rd at February’s Tennessee High School State Championship Meet in the 100 Back, has committed to Arizona State for the fall of 2022.

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Wisconsin High School State Finalist Emma Gatzke Commits to Arizona State

Backstroker Emma Gatzke joins a small 2021 recruiting class for the Arizona State women. The Sun Devils won’t compete in the 2020-2021 NCAA season.

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SwimSwam Podcast: USC Women on Winning Dual Meet with 8 Swimmers

at a dual meet in January, where many women on USC’s team were sick, the torjans only had 8 women compete and still pulled off a win. 

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2016 US Olympic Trials Finalist Cassidy Bayer Will Transfer from Cal

Cassidy Bayer, who finished 3rd in the 200 fly at the 2016 US Olympic Trials to miss the team by one spot, will transfer for the 2021-2022 NCAA season.


Arizona Begins 2022 Recruiting with Verbal from Washington HS Champ Billy Oates

Oates is a three-time Washington HS 3A State champion and was named the 2020 Washington 3A Swimmer of the Year.


After the Iowa Program Cut, Preston Planells Lands at Utah

Preston Planells has announced his transfer to the University of Utah after the elimination of the Iowa swimming and diving program.


Taylor Schaffer Verbally Commits to Join Family Legacy at UCLA

Taylor Schaffer (center) will follow in the footsteps of her older sister Brooke (left) and her dad Greg (right), both of whom swam for the UCLA Bruins.

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Colorado 4A Runner-Up Anelise Hedges Commits to Utah Swimming

Anelise Hedges, who has seen huge time drops throughout her high school career, has verbally committed to the University of Utah.

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