Pitter heads to Pitt after spending eight seasons at Harvard, including four as an associate head coach with the men’s team.
Miller comes to Tallahassee after spending the 2021-22 season as an associate head coach at the University of Pittsburgh.
During Hargis’ tenure, the Panthers finished as high ninth on the women’s side and eighth on the men’s side at the ACC Championships.
Van Der Laan, an NCAA ‘A’ finalist last season, got his season off to a hot start with some very fast showing at Pitt’s Blue vs Gold Intrasquad meet.
Pitt’s 2021-22 slate includes six home meets at Trees Pool and several challenging road tests leading up to postseason competition.
Miller makes her way to Pittsburgh via Air Force, where she spent the past four seasons as an assistant coach for the women’s swimming and diving team.
Senior Blaise Vera’s season best 50 free was one of the event wins that led Pitt to decisive victories on their men’s side by 123 points and women’s by 87.
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.
Pittsburgh Head Coach John Hargis offers insight on the team’s highest-ever points accumulation and team finish at the recent 2020 Men’s ACC Championships.
This week’s BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week is the University of Pittsburgh Panthers, one of several teams on the rise in an increasingly-competitive ACC.
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Pitt dominated Saturday’s long-course meters swimming meet and also swept all four diving events against Duquesne, Villanova and Youngstown State.
The University of Pittsburgh swimming & diving team will take on a challenging slate of dual meets and invitationals in 2019-20 including seven home meets.
Pitt has hired former Auburn Swimmer Kristen Murslack as Assistant Coach for the 2019-20 season.
ultimately it was NC State’s Eric Knowles and Pitt’s Samy Helmbacher who emerged and took 2nd and 3rd in close order, 3:42.09 to 3:42.30.
In their 2nd-to-last regular season meet of the year, Blaise Vera contributed to 3 of the 4 School Record-breaking swims on Saturday.