Paola Pineda

College Swimming Previews: #3 Texas Adds U.S. Olympians Sullivan and Hernandez

Texas took a massive step in the right direction last season, putting together a greatly improved NCAA team performance, for a 3rd-place finish.


Texas Sweeps Annual Big 12 Swimming & Diving Awards

The Longhorn men swept the awards for a seventh consecutive year, while the women accomplished the feat for the fifth straight year.

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Women’s Recruit Ranks: Individual Scoring For All Classes Through 2021 NCAAs

Virginia’s Class of 2019 / 2023 has been outstanding, with four top-20 recruits all scoring as sophomores and Kate Douglass winning a national title.


2021 W. NCAA Championships: SwimSwam’s Awards

The first NCAA Division I Swimming & Diving Championships didn’t disappoint, and here’s our take on the moments and people which stood out to us last week.


Purdue Puts 3 Up On Platform Diving, Texas Scores 3 Divers On Day 3

The Purdue Boilermakers will have three divers in tonight’s 8-diver A final on the platform. Texas will also score a trio of divers.

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Bacon Leads Again, Texas Scores One Diver But Misses Second Diver On Day 3

Minnesota’s Sarah Bacon is on track for a second NCAA diving title after besting 3-meter prelims by 19 points this afternoon.


2021 Zone D: Texas Men & Women Add 4th Divers On Day 3 of Zones

Freshman Brendan McCourt qualified for NCAAs on the final day, bringing the Texas men to four divers and setting up roster decisions for coach Eddie Reese.


2021 Zone D: Windle & Bacon Each Win Again On Day 2, A&M Men Add Another Diver

Minnesota’s Sarah Bacon and Texas’s Jordan Windle remained undefeated through two days of the Zone D Championships. Bacon won 3-meter and Windle platform.


2021 Zone D: Texas Qualifies Three Men, Three Women For NCAA Diving On Day 1

We’re only one event in, but the Texas Longhorns already have three men and three women qualified to dive at NCAAs via the Zone D Championships.


Texas’ Pineda, Windle Dive to Big 12 Championship Day 2 Titles

Texas continued its run of titles at the 2021 Big 12 Swimming & Diving Championship at Lee & Joe Jamail Texas Swimming Center in Austin.

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Longhorns’ Semenuk, Pineda Claim Weekly Big 12 Women’s Swim & Dive Awards

Sophomore Bridget Semenuk earns Swimmer of the Week, while junior Paola Pineda claims Diver of the Week honors.

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Corbeau, Silins, Steward & Morris Named Big 12 Swimmers of the Week

TCU’s Janis Silins and Texas’ Caspar Corbeau shared Men’s Swimmer of the Week while KU’s Kate Steward and TCU’s Megan Morris shared the women’s honors.

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Pineda, Windle Win Platform Titles To Close UT Diving Invitational

Paola Pineda and Jordan Windle, both of Texas, earned their second event victories of the three-day meet on Saturday.

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2020 Zone D: Texas Women Add 5th NCAA Diver on Day 3

The Texas women qualified a fifth diver for NCAAs in Janie Boyle, who was third on platform in the final day of the Zone D meet.

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2020 Zone D: Texas Men Go 1-2, Qualify 3 Divers For NCAAs On Day 1

Returning NCAA A finalists Jordan Windle and Grayson Campbell went 1-2 on 3-meter in the tough Zone D, and Texas qualified 3 divers for NCAAs.