Jeff Kostoff

2019-2020 NCAA Men’s Swimming & Diving Power Rankings: November Edition

Our #1-ranking votes are no longer unanimous after a fast fall season for several top programs. The uncertainty after the top two also continues.


South African James Freeman Adds Another Distance Swimmer to Minnesota Class

Minnesota’s new distance coach Jeff Kostoff will have a big distance group to work with beginning in the fall of 2020.

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Former Stanford Assistant Jeff Kostoff Named Associate Head Coach at Minnesota

After three years at Indiana and three at his alma mater Stanford, Kostoff is headed to Minneapolis to join the Gopher staff.


National High School Record Highlights GA 6A/7A State Meet

Magahey threw down a 4:15.63, shattering the previous record of 4:16.39, which was set by Jeff Kostoff in 1983.

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Jake Magahey Breaks Oldest National HS Yards Record in 500 Free

Magahey (above) took out Jeff Kostoff’s public school record in the 500 free that stood for 36 years.


Stanford Swimming Partners with Former PASA-Cardinal Site to Form Alto Swim Club

Alto Swim Club offers training for age group, collegiate, and professional/post-graduate swimmers.


Jake Magahey Blasts 4:16 500 Free to Smash Georgia HS State Record

Magahey went the 5th fastest 500 all-time for 15-16 boys, broke the GHSA record, and came within .49 seconds of breaking Jeff Kostoff’s national public school record.


Coaches of Kostoff, Woodhead Among 4 Inductees to ASCA Hall of Fame

The American Swimming Coaches’ Association (ASCA) has announced a 4-member class that will be inducted into its 2018 Coaches Hall…

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Pre-NCAA Interview: Stanford Coach and Olympian Jeff Kostoff

Following up on yesterday’s interview with the three Cardinal distance swimmers competing at NCAA’s this weekend, we got on the phone with Jeff Kostoff to discuss his path back to coaching, the state of distance swimming, and how he thinks about training different types of swimmers.


Stanford Coach Kostoff swam 4:16 500 free at 16 Years Old – Video

Jeff Kostoff, swimming legend, swam 4:16 500 in 1983 in high school. The record stood for 30 years. Now Jeff’s the Assistant Coach at Stanford, revving up the distance crew. With a mean crew of 500 talent like Grant Shoults (pictured above), Jeff plans to make a big dent in the NCAA final next March.


Jeff Kostoff Named Assistant Coach at Stanford University

Jeff Kostoff, who has been rumored as Ted Knapp’s top target to take over the job since Scott Armstrong announced…


Grant Shoults Shatters National High School Record in 500 Free

Grant Shoults broke his second national high school record of the night in the 500 free, clocking 4:12.87 to take out Jack Conger’s mark of 4:13.87.


College Swimming Previews: #12 Indiana Men Building On Young Team

Head Coach Ray Looze brought in another large freshman class and is hoping to build off of their 12th place finish at the NCAA Championships last season.


Matthew Hirschberger Breaks 33-Year Old National Age Group Record

NCAP 16-year old Matthew Hirschberger showed that his club is deep in distance well beyond the World Record holder Katie Ledecky. On Tuesday,…


Grieshop Drops the Hammer on 15-16 Boys 1650y Free NAG Record

Sean Grieshop just crushed the 15-16 boys 1650y freestyle NAG record tonight at Winter Junior Nats.


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