Dave Collins

Division II UIndy Breaks 5 Records in Wins over Missouri State, Indiana State

In a two-day meet the UIndy women came out 2-0 with five broken records, beating Missouri State 187.5-179.5 and Indiana State 195-173.


Kansas Sweeps South Dakota, Missouri State in Weekend Double Dual

Kansas won in convincing fashion, topping South Dakota 261-87 and Missouri State 244-101 inside Robinson Natatorium on Friday and Saturday.

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Missouri State Women Picked to Win Missouri Valley Conference Crown

Missouri State has been unanimously selected by the league coaches as the favorite to win the Missouri Valley Conference women’s swimming and diving title.

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Four Home Meets on 2019-20 Slate for Missouri State

Missouri State coach Dave Collins announced the upcoming 2019-20 schedule for the Bears, highlighted by four home meets at Hammons Student Center (HSC) Pool.

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Drury Women, Missouri State Men Win in Thursday Dual

The Drury women’s swimming & diving team won 10 of 11 swimming events in Thursday’s ‘Duel in the Pool’ to pick up a 136-105 win over Missouri State, while the men fell to the Bears 169-65.

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Osvath, Howell Pace Missouri State in Sweep of Southern Illinois

Standouts Artur Osvath and Libby Howell each collected three individual titles as the Missouri State swimming and diving team notched its second straight sweep in a two-day period at Southern Illinois Saturday morning.

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Missouri State Wins 12 Individual Events in Sweep of Evansville

The Missouri State swimming and diving team sported 12 different individual winners – six men and six women – in landslide victories at Evansville Friday night.

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Missouri State Tabbed as MAC Men’s Favorites

The Missouri State Bears have been selected by the Mid-American Conference Men’s Swimming and Diving coaches to repeat as MAC champions in 2018-19.


Missouri State Selected as MVC Women’s Swimming Preseason Favorite

Missouri State has been unanimously selected as the favorite to claim the Missouri Valley Conference women’s swimming and diving title in voting done by the league’s eight head coaches.

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Missouri State Adds Ethan Jaconsen, Paul Le to Coaching Staff

Missouri State swimming and diving head coach Dave Collins has finalized his staff for the upcoming 2018-19 season with the addition of Ethan Jacobsen as assistant coach and Paul Le as volunteer assistant coach.

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Missouri State Set for Three Home Meets in 2018-19

The Missouri State Bears will compete in nine meets on the road and serve as the host team for three meets in 2018-19.

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Missouri State Adds Two Swimmers, One Diver to 2018-19 Roster

In addition to diver John David Spence and swimmer Alexander Stamatin, who signed National Letters of Intent on Nov. 17, Missouri State will welcome Trevor Fischer, Kai Gotsch and Pawel Krawczyk to the pool next season.

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Missouri State Women Selected As MVC Preseason Favorites

After its landslide victory at the 2017 Missouri Valley Conference Championships, the Missouri State women’s swimming and diving team was selected as the unanimous preseason favorite for the 2017-18 season, announced by the league Thursday.

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Missouri State’s Chelsea Dirks-Ham Promoted To Associate Head Coach

Missouri State University announced today it has rewarded its top swimming and diving assistant coach with a well-deserved promotion. Chelsea…


Missouri State Releases Their 2017-18 Schedule

Coming off one of the most prosperous seasons in program history, the Missouri State swimming and diving team looks to…

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