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Stacy Busack Rejoins Minnesota as Associate Head Coach

The University of Minnesota has announced the addition of former student-athlete Stacy Busack an associate head coach for the program.


Tanya Watson Earns Ireland’s First-Ever Olympic Spot In Women’s Diving

13 athletes locked in Olympic quota spots in women’s 10-meter. Most notable was Tanya Watson, who earned Ireland’s first-ever Olympic bid in women’s diving.

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Called Up From Reserve Role, Pickens Secures Olympic Diving Quota Spot For USA

Day 3 of the FINA Diving World Cup qualified 36 more Olympic quota spots across two events – with some lineup drama for Team USA.

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8 New Olympic Qualifying Slots Awarded on Day 1 of FINA Diving World Cup-Tokyo

Sarah Bacon and Kassidy Cook (above) become the 8th quota spot filled by the Americans for diving at the Toyo 2020 Olympics out of a possible 12.


USA Diving Will Send 9 to Final Olympic Qualifier Event in Tokyo

The group will dive in Japan amid a third State of Emergency as new coronavirus cases in the Olympic host city are rising.


Minnesota’s Sarah Bacon Becomes First Diver to Win Honda Sports Award

The award honors Bacon as the top female swimming & diving athlete in the country during the 2020-2021 season after sweeping the NCAAspringboard titles.

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USA Diving to Send Nine Athletes to the 2021 FINA World Cup

The U.S. divers will look to secure an additional five Olympic spots after securing seven of the maximum 12 spots available at the 2019 World Championships.

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MacNeil, Hansson, Madden, and Bacon Named 2021 Honda Sport Award S&D Finalists

The Swimming & Diving finalists are selected by a Collegiate Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) panel.


MacNeil, Bacon, Chen, and Dorenkott Win Big Ten End of Year Awards

Maggie MacNeil, Sarah Bacon, Wenbo Chen, and Bill Dorenkott were named the Big Ten end of year award recipients following the conclusion of the NCAA season.


DeSorbo & MacNeil, Chen & Bacon Win CSCAA Awards for NCAA Women’s Season

These selections match the SwimSwam awards, which were announced yesterday. 


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.


Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Jason Calanog In Early Lead For NCAA Style Icon Award

We’re back this week with swimming’s TopTenTweets presented by Arena, where we round up the best of the swimming Twitterverse.


Sarah Bacon on Ending her NCAA Career as 1 & 3 Meter Springboard Champion

Minnesota’s Sarah Bacon capped off her NCAA career with a feat she had yet to accomplish until this weekend: sweeping the 1 and 3-meter springboard events


2021 Women’s NCAA Championships: Day 3 Finals Live Recap

BAMA’s White and NC State’s Berkoff tied for the top 100 back prelims spot. UVA also holds top seeds in the 4IM (Nelson), 1FL (Douglass), and 2FR (Madden).


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.