Coaching Changes

UIC Names Ashley Dell as Assistant Coach

UIC swimming and diving head coach Tim Loeffler announced that Ashley Dell will be joining the staff as an assistant coach.

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Former Northwestern Coach Alik Sarkisian Named Head Coach at UNLV

2018 CSCAA Coach of the Year Alik Sarkisian, formerly at Northwestern, has been hired as head diving coach for the UNLV men’s and women’s programs.


Mike Murray Returns to Victor Swim Club as Co-Head Coach

After 2 years away on Long Island, Mike Murray is returning to Rochester as the co-head coach and program director of the Victor Swim Club.


Cincinnati Marlins Name Lindsey Niergarth New Head Age-Group Coach

The Cincinnati Marlins are proud to announce Lindsey Niergarth as Head Age-Group Coach. In 2008, she qualified for the U.S. Olympic Trials in three events.

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Coach Neil Versfeld Returns Home to Georgia Where He Was an NCAA Champion

2009 NCAA Champion Neil Versfeld takes over for Harvey Humphries as Georgia’s associate head coach after 4 years at Georgia Tech.


Cincinnati Names Scott Fortier as Assistant Coach

Cincinnati Swimming and Diving Head Coach Mandy Commons-DiSalle has announced the addition of Scott Fortier as an assistant coach for the Bearcats.

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Ben Colley Named Assistant Coach at Cleveland State

Cleveland State University announced the hiring of Ben Colley, a former United States national team member, as an assistant coach.


Teresa Hall Joins Indiana State as Diving Coach

Indiana State Swimming and Diving head coach Josh Christensen has announced the hiring of Teresa Hall to serve as the program’s diving coach.

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Colorado Mesa University Hires Mickey Wender As Head Swim & Triathlon Coach

Unversity of Colorado Mesa has hired Mickey Wender as Head Swimming and Triathlon Coach. Wender joins CMU after 13 years at Army West Point.


Karissa Kruszewski Returns Home to SoCal; Hired as UCLA Assistant Coach

Karissa Kruszewski, who grew up in Southern California, has been hired as the new assistant coach of the UCLA Women’s Swimming and Diving Team.

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North Carolina Tabs Gamboa as Head Diving Coach to Complete Staff

Yaidel Gamboa has been selected to lead the University of North Carolina diving program, after working at the University of Missouri last season.

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Michalski Tabbed as Head Coach for Gannon Swimming & Diving

Already with a track record as a collegiate head coach, Jacqueline Michalski has been named Gannon’s next head men’s and women’s swimming and diving coach.

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Associate Head Coach Harvey Humphries Retiring At University of Georgia

University of Georgia associate head coach Harvey Humphries announced his retirement today after more than 40 years connected to the program.


Virginia Tech Hires Payton Brooks as New Assistant; Reorganizes Swimming Staff

Payton Brooks previously swam for Virginia Tech head coach Sergio Lopez at West Virginia and coached under him at the Bolles School in Florida.


Hannah Saiz Named Head Coach at St. Norbert College

St. Norbert College has named Hannah Saiz its men’s and women’s swimming and diving coach. Saiz was the 2013 NCAA DIvision III champion in the 200 fly.

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