Braden Holloway

Who’s In Line For the Most Coveted Job in Swimming, Texas Men’s Head Coach?

With longtime Texas head coach Eddie Reese announcing his retirement, here’s a speculative list of candidates for a team with 15 NCAA titles.

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2021 W. NCAA Championships: SwimSwam’s Awards

The first NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving Championships didn’t disappoint, and here’s our take on the moments and people which stood out to us last week.

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NC State’s Braden Holloway Speaks to Significance of Historic 2nd Place Finish

Taking team runner-up was the NC State Wolfpack, making the team rankings an ACC 1-2 finish. No ACC team has ever finished higher than third place at NCAAs

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NC State Parts Ways With Head Dive Coach Yahya Radman

NC State head coach Braden Holloway announced today that head diving coach Yahya Radman will be departing the team after the season.

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ASCA American Swimming Coaches Association Elegge 5 Nuovi Membri

L’American Swimming Coaches’ Association (ASCA), che si occupa dell’istruzione e assistenza agli allenatori negli Stati Uniti, ha eletto 5 nuovi membri

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Braden Holloway Leads 5 New Members of ASCA Board of Directors

Braden Holloway, the head coach of the NC State Wolfpack varsity squad, has been elected to the Board of Directors at ASCA.

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Former ND Head Coach Brian Barnes Named New NC State Associate Head Coach

Barnes was the head coach of the Notre Dame women’s team from 2008 to 2014.

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NC State’s Coleman Stewart, UVA’s Paige Madden Named ACC Swimmers of the Year

Coleman Stewart of North Carolina State and Paige Madden of Virginia have been named the ACC Swimmers of the Year for…

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Swimming From Home Talk Show: Braden Holloway, NC State Head Coach

The NC State women, in particular, were shooting to get a trophy (place top 4 in the team battle), something that had never been done in NC State history

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Top Quotes From the (Unexpected) Last NCAA Taper Meets — Men’s ACCs

While it’s tragic that the 2020 NCAA season ended this way, the season we did have was filled with amazing individual and team performances.

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Top Quotes From the (Unexpected) Last NCAA Taper Meets – Women’s Midseason

One way we at SwimSwam are dealing with our pain is taking a look back at what ended up being the last taper meets of the NCAA season

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How a “Distance Coach” Produces Fast Sprinters

“What got you here won’t get you there” is a common phrase you hear when climbing in your profession. And it’s no different for collegiate swim coaches.

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Evolution of Backstroke

Braden Holloway of N.C. State University talked with Chris Ritter about the how backstroke has continued to evolve since Braden swam to now.

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Braden Holloway: “We Were Able to Capitalize Where We Weren’t Strong” (Video)

Five different NC State swimmers scored 70 or more points, and diving gave the Wolfpack a boost of 123 points the week before men’s swimming began.

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NC State Men Win 30th ACC Swimming and Diving Championship

That’s the 6th-straight title for NC State, which was one of the top teams in the conference from 1954-1985, then only won once in the next 30 years.

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