Coaching Changes

Potvin Named Stonehill’s First Women’s Swimming Coach

Caleb Potvin, the former head coach at The EDGE swim club in Vermont, will start College’s 22nd varsity program.

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University of Denver Announces Barbara Perkins As New Assistant

The University of Denver announced Barbara Perkins as their new assistant coach on Tuesday, joining the team after a year with the U.S. Air Force Academy.

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Queens Swimming Adds Jon Lau to Coaching Staff

Queens University has hired Jon Lau as an associate head swimming coach after he previously worked at Lindenwood for nine seasons.


Tennessee Aquatics Hires KC Blazers Coach Gardner Howland to Lead Club Program

Howland will return to Knoxville, where he swam collegiately at Tennessee and was the head coach of the Pilot Aquatic Club for 14 seasons.


Wyoming Names Ted Everett as Head Diving Coach

University of Wyoming head swimming and diving coach Dave Denniston announced the addition of Ted Everett to the UW coaching staff as head diving coach.

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Louisville Head Coach Arthur Albiero Gets New Contract with $50,000 Raise

After a history-making year for the Louisville swimming & diving program, Arthur Albiero has received a 25% raise to his base salary.


SMU Women Hire Naya Higashijima as Associate Head Coach

SMU has hired former UCLA associate head coach Naya Hiashijima for the same position with their women’s team.


Blake Pieroni, Cory Chitwood Share Thoughts on New IU Coaching Staff (Video)

With the additions of Jonty Skinner from Alabama, Cory Chitwood from Arizona, Emily Eaton from Mizzou, and now John Long from Queens, the staff is set

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Indiana Hires John Long as New Assistant Swimming Coach

John Long comes to Indiana from Queens, where he was with the program for all 10 of its NCAA Division II National Championships.


West Chester Removes Interim Tag, Names Steve Mazurek Head Coach

West Chester University officials removed the interim tag from Steve Mazurek’s title and made him the new head coach of Swimming & Diving/Aquatics Director.

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Ben Nigro Out as Head Coach at Niagara after Lawsuit

10 days before its first intercollegiate meet, Niagara University’s swimming team is without any coaches after Ben Nigro’s departure.


Blackshaw Departs Stockport Metro, Trimmings Takes On Coaching Dev Manager

Stockport Metro Head Coach Richard Blackshaw is leaving his position at the end of October to join Swim England in a role of Talent Officer.


Army Hires Charriez, Salhus as Assistant Coaches

Army West Point’s head swimming and diving coach Brandt Nigro announced the additions of Nick Charriez and Richard Salhus to his staff as assistant coaches.


TIDE Swimming Announces Coaching Leadership for 2019-20 and Beyond

TIDE Swimming proudly announces the promotion of Associate Head Coach, Richard Hunter, to the Head Coach of TIDE Swimming, effective Sept 1, 2019.

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Valparaiso Tabs Bogdan Plavin as Assistant Coach

Valparaiso swimming head coach Maggie Kroemer has announced Bogdan Plavin as the new assistant coach for the men’s and women’s swimming teams.

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