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Shannon Stott Leaves ECU, Announces Transfer to Nebraska

In the wake of East Carolina shutting down its swimming & diving program, Shannon Stott is the latest public transfer to another school.

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Slovak NR-Holder Barbora Mikuskova to Join FGCU in January

Mikuskova’s converted times would’ve ranked her the #2 FGCU swimmer in the 50/100/200 free last season, so her addition will have a sizable impact.

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After COVID-19 Breakout, Ryan Soria Changes College Decision

Soria was originally signed to attend The College of Staten Island, but says that after the coronavirus outbreak, he opted for the more rural Barton College.

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Arizona State Champion Breaststroker Nathan Kempiak Commits to NC State

Nathan Kempiak, above, is NC State’s 3rd 55-second breaststroker in the incoming class of 2021.

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Power 5 Conference Commissioners Ask Congress for Support on NIL Legislation

The Power 5 conferences want federal, national legislation put in place before states can make individual decisions on name-image-likeness rules.

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Dean Farris, Raphael Marcoux To Return To Harvard Roster For 2020-2021 Season

American record-holder Dean Farris will return to the Harvard roster for the 2020-2021 NCAA season after an Olympic gap year.

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UTPB Posts Job Listing For Head Swimming Coach, No Response About Current Staff

The University of Texas Permian Basin is seeking a new head swimming coach – but the school has not answered our questions about the current staff.

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FGCU Picks Up East Carolina Transfer and Slovak NR-Holder Sara Niepelova

Niepelova helped establish the Slovak 4×200 free national record in SCM with a 2:03.79 third leg at the 2018 FINA SC World Champs.

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NCAA President Takes 20% Pay Cut; Insurance Policy Kicks In for $270 Million

The NCAA expects to be back to normal financial operations in 18 months thanks to a number of contingencies, including a $270 million insurance policy.

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NAG Relay Record-holder Liza Whitmire to Swim for Princeton in 2020-21

2020 Olympic Trials qualifier Liza Whitmire of Aquatic Team Of Mecklenburg will bring her versatile talent to the Tigers in 2020-21.

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Sprinter Christian Osterndorf Stays Local, Verbals to Arizona State

Osterndorf, a rising senior at Campo Verde High School, finished third in the 100 free and fourth in the 50 free at the 2019 AIA D-II State Championships.

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“I Was In The Presence Of Greatness”: Don Wagner Recounts Coaching Janet Evans

Early on in Wagner’s illustrious coaching career, he spent one year with Evans during the height of her career in 1989.

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Arkansas Picks Up a Transfer from Adela Vavrinova after ECU Cuts Program

Vavrinova (above at the 2018 World Cup in Budapest) was one of the faster swimmers in a young ECU core that found themselves without a program 2 weeks ago when the school announced it was cutting its swimming & diving programs.

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Indiana Wesleyan Head Coach Laurissa Dalrymple Announces Resignation

Dalrymple was named the program’s first coach in October of 2016 and just completed her third season.

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SwimAtlanta Sprinter Sarah Livingston Verbals to Georgia Tech for 2021

Representing Parkview High School, Livingston touched third in the 100 back and fourth in the 100 fly at the 2020 GHSAA 6-7A State Championships.

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