Coley Stickels

Olympian Ryan Held Following Coach Coley Stickels to Alabama

Held, who had moved to train with the Indiana pro group in February, expects Zane Waddell, Laurent Bams and Ali Khalafalla will comprise his main training partners at Alabama.

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Mississippi Distance Freestyle Champion Commits to Alabama

Mississippi Distance Champion Blake Peeples Committed to the University of Alabama.

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Indiana to Add Former Arizona Assistant Cory Chitwood to Coaching Staff

Chitwood, best known for his success with Olympic distance swimmer Leah Smith, will join Ray Looze’s staff in Bloomington.

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2019 NCAA Offseason Coaching Carousel: Hiring Season in Full Swing

After a slow start to the NCAA offseason, we’ve seen an influx of hires in the last week.

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Veteran Jonty Skinner Expected to be Named New Indiana Sprint Coach

Skinner, current Alabama senior associate head coach, will take the new Alabama head coach Stickel’s old job at Indiana University.

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Illinois State Hires IU’s Caitlin Hamilton As New Head Coach

Another coaching domino has fallen with even more ripple effects elsewhere in the NCAA: Illinois State has hired Indiana University assistant Caitlin Hamilton as the new head coach of their women’s swimming & diving program. That move also leaves Indiana down three assistants from last year’s staff.

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Futures Champion Eric Stelmar Verbally Commits to Alabama

Alabama is picking up steam in the class of 2020 after the hiring of new head coach Coley Stickels.

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’19 NCAA Offseason: Head Coach Hires Trickling In, Assistant Positions Open

Coley Stickels was announced as the new head coach at Alabama last week – check out the remaining DI vacancies here.

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NCAA Championship Participant Julia Wolf of Indiana Enters Transfer Portal

Three days after Morgan Scott entered the NCAA transfer portal, freshman teammate Julia Wolf has followed suit.

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Cal Women’s Assistant Coach Sarah Dunleavy Leaving Swimming

Dunleavy will pursue other interests after two years with Cal.

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Alabama Hires IU’s Coley Stickels As New Head Swim & Dive Coach

The University of Alabama has announced Indiana sprint coach Coley Stickels as its new head coach for men’s and women’s swimming & diving. Stickels was previously the associate head sprint coach for the Hoosiers.

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Physiology for Swimmers, Coaches & Parents: Part 3 Muscle Composition

Whether we turn out to be a better sprinter or endurance athlete is largely determined by the composition of our muscle fibers.

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Setting the Field for the North Carolina Head Coaching Job

Virginia seems to have done well by stealing an assistant from a conference rival. Will UNC learn from them and go after Tyler Fenwick?

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Indiana Set to Host Notre Dame, Kentucky, Missouri on Wednesday

The Indiana University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will open the 2018-19 season on Wednesday, Oct. 10 when the teams host a quad meet at the Counsilman Billingsley Aquatic Center in Bloomington.

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College Swimming Previews: #7 IU Injects New Blood Into Sprint Group

We’ll be previewing the top 12 men’s and women’s programs for the 2018-2018 season – stay tuned to our College Swimming…

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