Be the Lobster

Be the Lobster

One of the perks of working Pete Casares’ swim camp is that each week he takes you to go get fresh Maine lobster.  They’ve got those big tanks where you get to choose your crustacean.  What you don’t do though is let your kids near the tank because the next thing you know they’ve given each lobster a name.

Now that lobster isn’t dinner. It’s a character from the Little Mermaid. The voice of today’s student-athlete is stronger than ever.

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Cal Leads CSCAA Post-Season Honors

Cal Leads CSCAA Post-Season Honors

The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America has selected 274 swimmers and divers to its Division I All-America team.  Four teams each had twelve first-team selections.  They included the Stanford women along with the men's teams of Indiana, Texas and California. 

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CSCAA Names 266 to Division III All-America Team

CSCAA Names 266 to Division III All-America Team

Brad Shively of Washington University in Saint Louis and Jess Book of Kenyon College have been named CSCAA Division III Swimming Coaches-of-the-Year for men and women respectively. The duo were selected by their peers following the 2019 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships in Greensboro, NC. Chicago's Becky Benson was named women's Diving Coach-of-the-Year while Lake Forest's Nathan Lightman took home the men's honor.

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Six Selected for Freeman Class of 2019

The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) have selected Kristin Walker, Daniel Dozier, Mona Groteguth, Alice McCall, Nathan Hardingand Daniel Burke.to receive the Jean Freeman Scholarship.  The scholarships are given annually to six assistant coaches whose exceptional contributions have brought recognition to their college or university, and whose leadership, integrity, honesty, competitive attitude and personal graciousness epitomize those characteristics reflected by Jean Freeman, longtime women's swimming coach at the University of Minnesota. 

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Lapshina, Kusch, Haasan, Persall Lead Division II All-America Teams

Lapshina, Kusch, Haasan, Persall Lead Division II All-America Teams

Queens University of Charlotte's Polina Lapshina and Marius Kusch lead the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA)'s Division II All-America team. The pair were named women's and men's swimmers of the year and join 259 other swimmers and divers from forty institutions on the list. The CSCAA also selected an additional 133 student-athletes from an additional ten schools to its honorable mention team.

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