Classes have only been in session for a week or two at many schools, but the NCAA Swimming & Diving season waits for no man – the first dual meet of 2015-2016 takes place this Friday in Cleveland, Mississippi.
To make things interesting at the conference level, SEC rival Auburn will bring their men and women. Last season Auburn was 3rd just behind UGA on the men’s side and 4th on the women’s side at this meet.
The Air Force men’s swimming and diving teams open the 2015-16 season on Oct. 9-10 with a meet against Colorado Mesa and BYU in Grand Junction, Colo.
Texas A&M head women’s swimming coach and two-time U.S. Olympic coach Steve Bultman was inducted into the American Swimming Coaches Association Coaches Hall of Fame.
SMU men’s divers Devin Burnett and Bryce Klein have made the qualification list for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials to be held in Indianapolis June 18-26, 2016.
Will Bernhardt has been elevated to associate head coach of the University at Buffalo men’s and women’s swimming and diving team, head coach Andy Bashor announced on Thursday.
The University of Virginia Cavaliers have announced their meet schedule for 2015-16, with 7 meets lined up before the post season. 2 of those meets will be ACC dual meets, and just 2 will be at home.
This position will help provide the leadership and direction for a highly competitive athletic program, maintain a balance with academic excellence and uphold the standards of the College and the Athletic Department.
Alex Farrow, a senior at Seacrest Country Day High School in Naples, Florida, has given his verbal commitment to the Gators for 2016-17.
Junior Madisyn Cox has been unstoppable since moving to Austin for college, and the Texas IM corps appears to be growing up around her.
The University of California-Los Angeles remains at No. 1 in the nation, while two others climb to the top spots in their respective rankings as the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) releases the 2015 Men’s Varsity Week 1/September 9 National Top 20, Division III Top 10 and Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) Top 10 Polls.
Malvern Swim Association’s Billy Beard, a 2016 Olympic Trials qualifier, has verbally committed to the Penn State Nittany Lions for the 2016-17 season.
After a 2nd-place finish at last year’s NCAA Championships, Dave Durden and the Cal men have carried momentum into the recruiting season.
Commit Swimming has officially released its much anticipated workout manager in time for the new season.