Coaching Changes

Washington & Jefferson’s Michael Orstein To Retire At End Of Season

For 30 years, Michael H. Orstein has been an institution at Washington & Jefferson College as head men’s and women’s swimming & diving coach and so much more.

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Sam Busch Resigns as TCU Swimming Head Coach

Sam Busch has resigned as the head coach of TCU 6 months after taking the job.

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North Texas Nadadores Continue Success in Post-Bill Christensen Era (Video Report)

The club has seemingly adjusted to this change well, notably with their boys’ performance at Junior Nationals West, placing third overall.

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Des Moines YMCA Hires Bill Wadley as Director of Youth Swim Program

Former Ohio State coach Bill Wadley didn’t stay retired for long. Wadley announced his retirement from his duties as the head…

Monty Hopkins Hired As First Coach Of New Thomas More Programs

Last month NCAA Division III’s Thomas More College announced it would be adding men’s and women’s swimming and diving programs…

After Only A Year, Edinburgh’s Shannon Rollason Returns To Australia

Citing family reasons, Elite Performance Swim Coach at the University of Edinburgh, Shannon Rollason, announced he will be leaving the program.

Stony Brook University Coaches Dismissed After Athletes Allege Abuse

Both Head Coach Janelle Atkinson and Assistant Coach Jordan Bowen are no longer listed on Stony Brook’s website.

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Ruta Meilutyte Will Train With Team Elite in San Diego for a Month

2012 Olympic gold medalist Ruta Meilutyte is continuing her training globe-trek with her next spot coming in San Diego, California with…

Andi Manley Steps Up To Loughborough’s Director Of Swimming

Loughborough Sport dipped into its alumni base to appoint its new Director of Swimming, as Andi Manley will be taking the reins of the storied program.

STAR Swimming Appoints TJ Day CEO and Head Coach

STAR Swimming has appointed T.J. Day as Head Coach.

Belmonte’s Coach Fred Vergnoux Staying Put In Spain

Fred Vergnoux, Head Coach of the Spanish Swimming Federation (RFEN), may be staying put in Mireia Belmonte’s home country after all.

Rutgers Terminates Head Swimming Coach Petra Martin

Rutgers has fired head swimming coach Petra Martin. Several people close to the team reached out to SwimSwam with the news…

Texas Women Continue to Rise Under Capitani (Video Report)

Capitani has managed to bring the championship mindset with her from Athens and instill it in her Longhorn company. 

UNC Adds Michael Baric to Coaching Staff

UNC assistant Michael Baric (left) has been an administrative assistant for the Tarheels since 2016.

Frank Lamodke Will Leave German National Team at Year’s End

German National Team technical coach Frank Lamodke will leave the program at the end of 2017, German Swimming (DSV) announced this…

Ohio State Adds Danielle Tansel to Staff as Volunteer Assistant

Ohio State head coach Bill Dorenkott, who is entering his first year leading the newly-combined men’s and women’s varsity swimming…

Christian Hanselmann Returns to Tennessee for 2nd Coaching Stint

Christian Hanselmann will return to Tennessee as an assistant coach, head coach Matt Kredich announced on Thursday. This will be…