After just one season leading the James Madison University women’s swimming & diving team, Richard Long has resigned the school has announced.
Dane Pedersen has been named the interim head coach. Pedersen has been an assistant at JMU for 7 years, including the last two as the associate head coach.
In the last two years, James Madison has sent two swimmers to the NCAA championships: Sin Hye Won and Shannon Dubay. The team placed 2nd out of 8 teams at last year’s CAA Championships.
Long came to James Madison after 5 years as an assistant with Auburn, and 7 years in total with the program.