Bloch has been a member of the USC coaching staff for the last eight seasons, but says it is now time for him to transition to something new.
Rapien spent last season as a volunteer assistant at Cal after 7 seasons spent at Division I Cleveland State University in Ohio.
Lea Maurer coached the Stanford women to an NCAA runner-up finish in 2010 before resigning at the end of the 2011-2012 NCAA season.
Bloch is the 2nd USC alumni to be named to the new coaching staff of first-year head coach Jeremy Kipp this offseason.
During the lane line run, each team in it’s entirety had to carry a lane line across campus
Danny Syrkin broke the 100 fly meet record at CIF-SS Division 2 finals.
ESPNU’s “The Twelve Days of Christmas” song features a septet of USC Trojans as the aseven swans a-swimming.
The USC Trojans have promoted Catherine Vogt to replace Jeremy Kipp as the program’s top assistant coach.
David Plummer won the A final, despite a not-so-good start, with a 24.82. Nick Thoman rolled in second, Shane Ryan…
Matt Grevers and Ashley Delaney both dipped under the meet record of 54.05, set by Cal’s Ryan Murphy in prelims, with 54.00 and 54.03, respectively.
Cheyenne Coffman is in the hunt for a pair of titles heading into the final night of the Speedo Grand Challenge in Irvine, California.
In the first official meet at the newly-remodeled Uytengsu Aquatic Center, USC cruised past Utah, though Utah’s Soedel stole some of the spotlight with a pair of impressive 100 freestyles.
Rachel Bootsma is aiming for the American Record in the 50 Backstroke tonight, scratching her 100 Butterfly to focus. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)
Sean Fletcher, 19.75 50 fly? That’s only the start of a Michigan relay that is made for this 200 medley. (Photo: Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)