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Washington State Women Announce 2022-23 Competition Schedule

The Cougars will host four meets during the 2022-23 season, including a pair of October duals against Pac-12 foes Cal and Stanford.

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Kate Moore Promoted To Associate Head Coach At Washington State

Moore has worked as an assistant coach for the last two seasons with the Cougars.


Washington St. Beats Arizona For First Time in Program History

The Cougars took a narrow 2-point win over the University of Arizona, which was their first win in 6 all-time matchups between the two Pac-12 programs.


Head Coach Matt Leach on Meaning Behind Washington State’s First Pac-12 Champ

Washington State produced its first-ever individual Pac-12 Champion in program history last week in Chloe Larson, who took the win in the women’s 50 free

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Washington State Will Go Fully Online This Fall; Swimming Still on Track

(Above) Washington State’s 2020-2021 captains). The Cougars are expecting to resume their season as normal this fall, though school will be online only.


Washington St. Asst Coach Bex Freebairn Can No Longer Work in US after Change in Visa Rules

Freebairn was unable to get her work visa renewed after the Trump administration suspended new work visas earlier this week.


BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week: Washington State Cougars

This week’s BSN Sports Swim Team of the Week is the Washington State Cougars, who have come on strong the first two seasons under head coach Matt Leach.

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Nevada Takes Crown at Washington State Relay Meet

The Nevada swim team opened its season in a relay meet against Washington State, San Diego State and Idaho, taking the title with 182 points.

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Washington State Set to Host Five Meets in 2019-20

Washington State Women’s Swimming is set to host five meets at Gibb Pool in 2019-20, beginning with an intrasquad meet on Sept. 20.

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WSU Freshman Fountaine Has Dropped In The 200 Free 6 Times This Season

Fountaine came to Washington State this Fall with a best time of 1:52.46 in the 200 free, and set new personal bests no less than 6 times in that event through the Phill Hansel Invite in Houston on November 16th-18th.


Josh Christensen Named New Head Coach at Indiana State

Christensen takes the job after Patrick Rowan first accepted, then changed his mind, about it 9 days ago.


Bex Freebairn Joins Washington State as Assistant Coach

Washington State Women’s Swimming Head Coach Matt Leach announced the hiring of Bex Freebairn, who worked the past two seasons with Leach at Indiana State.


Washington State Hires Matt Leach as New Head Coach

Matt Leach was named the 2017-2018 Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the Year while at Indiana State.


Indiana State Adds Four Signees for 2018-19 Season

The Indiana State women’s swimming and diving program has signed four more student-athletes for the 2018-19 season, head coach Matt Leach has announced.

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Indiana State’s Matt Leach Named MVC Coach Of The Year

Indiana State swimming and diving finishes in fourth place at the 2017-2018 Missouri Valley Conference Championship meet as head coach Matt Leach was named coach of the year.

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