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Former Duke Swimmer Conklin Named to Forbes’ Top Women Wealth Advisors List

Teri Conklin (far right) and her husband Jeff endow a scholarship for the women’s swimming & diving team at Duke University.

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NCAA Champ Sarah Bacon Returning For Minnesota Gophers In 2020-2021

At least one of Minnesota’s two impact diving redshirts will return to the active roster for the 2020-2021 NCAA season: two-time NCAA champ Sarah Bacon.

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Drinks From NCAA D3 C’Ships Donated As Greensboro Aquatic Center Reopens

The Greensboro Aquatic Center (GAC) was supposed to host the NCAA Division III Championships in March, but the meet was canceled due to coronavirus.

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Midland University To Offer Diving Beginning In 2020-21; Charles Named Coach

Midland will offer men’s and women’s diving beginning in 2020-21, and has hired Peter Charles to work with both the swimming & diving teams.

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SwimSwam Podcast: Jordan Wolfrum on the Differences of Coaching Men and Women

Wolfrum dove deep on a number of topics and the wisdom that she’s gained throughout her coaching journey thus far was evident

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Former SMC Swimmer Hillary Miller Continues Humanitarian Work in Philadelphia

A former Purple Knight volleyball captain and swimmer, Miller won the Saint Michael’s College Department of Athletics’ Diane C. Foster ’77 Award as a senior.

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Asia Seidt Named SEC H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar Athlete of the Year

Kentucky swimmer Asia Seidt has been named the female 2019-20 SEC H. Boyd McWhorter Scholar-Athlete of the Year, joining LSU basketball player Skylar Mays.

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ECU Athletics Working Group Analysis Sheds Light On School’s Financial Troubles

A working group analysis looks into the details of the school’s financial difficulties and why it was forced to cut four of its athletics programs.

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Pac-12 to Allow Voluntary In-Person Athletic Workouts for All Sports June 15

Following the NCAA’s ruling that voluntary activities can resume in June, the Pac-12 Conference has established its own guidelines for returning to action.

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Daniel Murphy Named Head Coach Of Wheeling University Swimming Programs

The former five-time Division II All-American spent the past three seasons as an assistant coach at Nova Southeastern University.

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Pepperdine Swim & Dive Brings In Six Recruits For 2020-21

Brianna Cannon, Ellie Hendren, Anna Johnson, Taylor Thomas, Jordan Williams and Nina Wu will join the Waves next season.

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East Carolina Alumni Pledge over $200,000 to Save Program in 2 Days

Even in a pandemic economy, East Carolina swimming & diving alumni have pledged over $200,000 to save their program in just 2 days.

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SwimSwam Podcast: Shaine Casas on How Swimming in Austin Changed his Life

Casas delved into his past, explaining how he spent a life-changing summer in Austin training at Nitro while living with now-A&M teammate Ethan Gogulski. 

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Spencer Maher Commits to College of the Holy Cross

College of the Holy Cross has received a commitment from Spencer Maher. He will begin swimming fall 2020, and he will be joining the school’s class of 2024.

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Army West Point Receives Commitment From Jake Riva

Backstroker Jake Riva has committed to swim for the United States Military Academy at West Point beginning in fall 2020.

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